COLLEGE STATION, Tex. (CNN) A tornado witnessed above Bryan, Texas, near College Station. That’s just one example of the vicious weather seen in the Lone Star State on Wednesday. Other areas saw heavy rain, flooding and hail. At least three deaths confirmed by this system. In Erath County, a mother and her two children drowned after floodwaters swept away their vehicle. The National Weather Service says these storms are heading east, arriving in the Gulf Coast region Thursday and parts of the east coast on friday.