.Texas, USA
The devastation caused by Storm Nicholas. (Photo credit: AP)

  • Nicholas made landfall early on Tuesday
  • Nicholas caused nearly 14 inches (35 centimeters) of rain in Galveston, Texas
  • More than a half-million homes and businesses had lost power in Texas, but that number dropped to about 375,000 by midday

.Houston, TX, USA
Thousands of people across the Texas coast are without power following Hurricane Nicholas’ landfall. (Image: Associated Press)

  • Hurricane Nicholas made landfall in Texas early Tuesday
  • The Category 1 Hurricane deluged parts of Texas as soon as it arrived
  • Visuals of how life is being affected by the Hurricane in Texas have emerged online

.Texas City, TX, USA
Hurricane Nicholas has caused the cancellation of a large number of flights in Houston. (Photo credit: AP)

  • Hurricane Nicholas hit the ground on the Texas coast with 75 mph winds
  • Nicholas is considered a category 1 hurricane
  • Category 1 hurricanes are very dangerous levels of hurricanes