Previously, the local media said at least 39 people perished in the disaster.
Rescue teams continue search and rescue operations across the state.
Hurricane Harvey slammed Texas late on August 25; according to forecasters, it is the strongest hurricane in the U.S. over the last ten years. At least 30 people perished; 6.8 million suffered consequences of the disaster. Experts assessed damage to the amount of USD 40 billion.