Currently, on March 21st 2019,
the temperature in Houston is 59°F,
the relative humidity is 67%,
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The barometric pressure is 30.21 inches of mercury and steady.
During the past 24 hours, precipitation has totaled 0 inches,
and the temperature has ranged from a
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State and local investigators have begun probing a petrochemical storage company outside Houston where a massive fire fed by giant tanks of fuel burned for days, darkening the skies with soot for dozens of miles, officials said. ...
Yahoo. Wed, 20 Mar 2019 16:16:24 -0400.
A fire at a petrochemical storage site outside Houston destroyed 11 massive storage tanks before it was extinguished early Wednesday, Intercontinental Terminals Co officials said.
Reuters. Wed, 20 Mar 2019 11:53:23 -0400.
Firefighters late Tuesday contained a raging inferno at a Mitsui & Co petrochemical storage site outside of Houston that has been billowing acrid smoke for days as Texas officials and environmental groups raced to expand air monitoring.
Reuters. Tue, 19 Mar 2019 23:14:31 -0400.
Houston authorities on Tuesday assured residents that there were no measureable air-quality problems from a petrochemical storage terminal fire despite a huge black plume of smoke that could be seen for miles. ...
By Tammy Webber, Associated Press. San Antonio Express News. Wed, 20 Mar 2019 02:21:17 UTC.
The looming plume of smoke billowing out of a Deer Park petrochemical plant fire is spreading far across the Houston region.
Jay R. Jordan, Houston Chronicle. Houston Chronicle. Tue, 19 Mar 2019 21:25:05 UTC.
Chemicals have now washed into the Houston Ship Channel that links the Gulf of Mexico to Houston, an ITC spokesperson told Reuters. That same report says that ships continue to move through the 50 mile-long channel. ...
Peter Dawson. Houston Chronicle. Tue, 19 Mar 2019 20:55:57 UTC.
Anyone with information about her whereabouts is urged to call HPD at 832-394-1840 or Texas EquuSearch at 281-309-9500.
Jay R. Jordan, Houston Chronicle. Houston Chronicle. Tue, 19 Mar 2019 20:18:58 UTC.
Houston officials and environmental groups raced to expand air monitoring on Tuesday after a raging fire at a Mitsui & Co petrochemical storage site produced billowing acrid smoke that could be seen and smelled miles away. ...
Yahoo. Tue, 19 Mar 2019 15:43:23 -0400.
A raging fire at a petrochemical storage terminal near Houston spread to two more massive tanks after firefighting water pumps stopped working for six hours, the company said on Tuesday.
CNBC. Tue, 19 Mar 2019 11:39 GMT.