Aug. 24, 2017
Authorities in the USA prepare for Hurricane Harvey to hit Texas , Loiusiana and mexico .
Governor Abbot of Texas has declared a state of disaster for thirty Texas counties in anticipation of hurricane Harvey making a landfall from Friday the 25th of august 2017 . President Donald Trump has been briefed on Hurricane Harvey as the mayor of San Antonio , Houston , Austin and other Texas cities caution their residents on what to do as the storms bring huge rain fall and flooding to the area .The governor in his press release writes " Texans believe in taking actions and always being prepared in the event of an emergency said governor abbot , that is why I am taking every precaution prior to tropical depression Harvey making landfall .Preemptively declaring a state of disaster will allow Texas to quickly deploy resources for the emergency response efforts in anticipation of the storms hazardous conditions . Some sites to contact for help are 1 www.planahead.gov 2 www.hurricanes.gov 3 www.ready.gov 4 www.fema.gov . Dr Akwo Thompson Ntuba