WATCH: Local Houston News Station Evacuates Building as Flooding Gets Worse


The flooding in Houston has gotten so bad that employees at local news station KHOU have evacuated the building.

Reporters tweeted updates earlier about the water coming in and how they had to move upstairs as a result:

But the flooding got so bad they had to evacuate the building:

The video below shows reporter Brandi Smith learning on air about the building evacuation, informing viewers, and continuing to cover the news:

As of this posting, Smith is continuing with live coverage, which you can watch below:

UPDATE –– 4:41 pm ET: KHOU’s new live stream now features coverage from WFAA:

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