Tropical Storm Nicholas: Rainmaker soaks southern Texas, inches toward waterlogged Louisiana

Hurricane Nicholas made landfall along the Texas coast early Tuesday and was downgraded to a tropical storm a few hours later, according to the National Hurricane Center.

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