Four locations in Houston are currently experiencing high water levels, according to a spokesman for the Houston TranStar, forcing several roadways to be shut down.
Several weather warnings are in place across the U.S.
The National Weather Service issued flood warnings across parts of Oregon and Washington following the severe flooding of the area around the Umatilla River.
South Carolina and Georgia also have flash flood warnings due to heavy rainfall
Several parts of Arizona, including Phoenix and Tuscon, have been issued with severe flood and thunderstorm warnings, with wind gusts of up to 60 miles per hour expected.
Flash flooding is expected in several parts near the West Coast, including most of Arizona and some parts of Southern California, which has seen its first significant rainfall since May.
Flash flood warnings remain in place until Monday evening.
Three times the usual rainfall for July fell in a matter of days over parts of the country as 11 regions have declared fatalities, local media reports.
The slow-moving system has already dropped large hail and inches of rainfall in parts of Texas and Missouri.
The Southwest monsoon provides most of northwest Mexico's yearly rainfall.
The floods are just a precursor to the summer monsoon season.
A dozen individuals went missing over the weekend after flooding swept away their vacation home.
Heavy, unseasonable rain over central Texas has left three dead, 12 missing and around 400 homes wrecked.