Officials in Refugio County have announced a 10:00 pm curfew has been imposed until further notice.
There are road closures due to down power transmission and distribution lines making travel dangerous according to officials.
Authorities added there is property damage to homes and businesses with complete loss of utilities.
Evacuated residents are asked not to return due to the loss of power and utility services.
Any residents taking prescription medication from local physicians and have limited amounts may call the Refugio County Memorial Hospital.