Hurricane Harvey is the first major hurricane to make landfall in the U.S. since Hurricane Wilma in 2005 ending a record 12-year period with no major hurricanes making landfall in the United States. In a four-day period, many areas received more than 40 inches of rain as the system meandered over eastern Texas and adjacent waters, causing catastrophic flooding. With peak accumulations of 51.88 in (1,318 mm) harvey has inundated hundreds of thousands of homes, displaced more than 30,000 people, and prompted more than 17,000 rescues.
This episode is about those who braved the natural disaster and bravely saved their human counterparts.
This episode is about the Heroes of Hurricane Harvey.