...here are some more pics from around town!
A mess of tangled wires and trees:
Utilities workers from all over the country have been brought in to help with power restoration efforts:
It's fun to play the license plate game! These are from Indiana and Mississippi.
There are also debris removal trucks from all over:
The boxes on the back are bigger than standard 18-wheeler boxes. (There is a better word than "boxes" but I can't think of it right now.)
There are a lot of uprooted trees like this:
It's incredible to see in person.
Here's an idea of the scale of that tree - see my lens cap sitting on the side?
(If not, click the pic to go to Flickr where there's a note pointing to the lens cap.)
Funny Sign #1
Funny Sign #2
The current state of my awning:
It's blowing all around, scratching up my door, and occasionally hitting my doorbell. It's quite funny, actually.
And lastly, yesterday there was a beautiful rainbow that crossed right near the moon:
I took the shot from my car so it's crummy, but trust me that it was really beautiful!
Good luck Texas! Stay strong!