2 dead in severe San Antonio flooding
Over 9inches of rain fell in less than half a day around San Antonio, Texas.
May 25th, 2013
10:46 PM ET

2 dead in severe San Antonio flooding

Two women died Saturday - one of them swept away after being inches from her would-be rescuers - due to raging floodwaters in San Antonio, which braced for yet more drenching rains.

San Antonio International Airport received 9.57 inches of rain Saturday morning alone, CNN meteorologists said, and a number of rivers and creeks were well above flood stage.

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  1. francois2012

    What were these 2 broads doing out of the kitchen?

    May 26, 2013 at 1:19 pm | Report abuse |
  2. banasy©

    Floods are nothing to sneeze at, and are very dangerous; evidenced here with this story...be safe, people.

    May 26, 2013 at 2:40 pm | Report abuse |
  3. dazzle ©

    A weirdo is back again.

    May 26, 2013 at 3:50 pm | Report abuse |
  4. 1608®

    Hello dazzle and banasy I hope you're having a great wknd. Bye for now.

    May 26, 2013 at 4:46 pm | Report abuse |
  5. bobcat (in a hat)©

    It is amazing how quickly the waters come up. Just in a matter of hours, In some cases less than that, you go from dry land to an emergency. People need to learn to respect what water is able to do. It can save your life, but it can take your life just as quickly. ( Wow, talk about Capt. Obvious )

    Hello dazzle
    I see they took down our convo on the other blog.

    May 26, 2013 at 5:39 pm | Report abuse |
  6. dazzle ©

    @bobcat, you are right about how quickly the waters rise. I do love San Antonio and in my ignorance never imagined something like this happening there.

    Yep they did there thing on the other blog.

    May 26, 2013 at 9:16 pm | Report abuse |
  7. dazzle ©

    Should be their and not there.

    May 26, 2013 at 9:21 pm | Report abuse |
  8. Rascal Rabble

    ...natural disasters will magnify and multiply cause men continue to sin and failed to repent...

    May 27, 2013 at 9:50 am | Report abuse |
  9. JAYVIN.B

    ? What about the mammoth that was in Antarctica? That's cool

    May 30, 2013 at 10:25 pm | Report abuse |
  10. JAYVIN.B

    Why is Mother Nature killing and injuring so many inisant people? I say mo more we need peace now

    May 30, 2013 at 10:27 pm | Report abuse |
  11. migon

    I live in San Antonio and have lived in Florida. Compared to Florida's Huricanes this was a "walk in the park." Really, Unimformed and un prepared people and a 2nd rate "town"

    June 13, 2013 at 2:58 pm | Report abuse |