LA PORTE, Texas -- KHOU 11 viewers posted photos and videos of an apparent waterspout over the La Porte area as storms pounded the east side before noon Monday.

As of 12 p.m. there were no severe weather alerts in effect, but La Porte, Pasadena, Wasllisville and even Rosenberg on the other side of town, were getting hit by storms.

KHOU 11 Weather Reporter Blake Matthews says there is a 60 percent rain chance through the afternoon today. The rain should clear out by the evening hours.

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