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Texas Hurricane Season 2020

Experts say disruption to oil and gas industry will depend on Hurricane Laura's speed

Hurricane Laura made landfall just east of the Texas-Louisiana border around midnight Thursday.

A Galveston resident boards up a home on Broadway Street, hours before Hurricane Laura is set to make landfall. Aug 26, 2020.

What you need to know:

Texas avoids direct hit, but scope of damage remains to be seen

Hurricane Laura intensifies and is close to becoming Category 5 hurricane

Experts say disruption to Texas oil and gas industry will depend on Laura’s speed

Houston mayor warns residents to be prepared if storm intensifies

Landfall expected Thursday morning near Texas-Louisiana border

Texas using hotels to house evacuees 

Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick will not attend Trump's RNC speech

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