Weekly Brazos River Outlook

The Brazos River in Richmond is currently at Gage Elevation 9.75. Based on the 7-day extended forecast, no flooding along the Brazos River is anticipated.

This Week

This week will be a another mix of warm and cool weather. High temperatures to start the week will hit in the upper 70’s to possibly the low 80’s until our next cold front arrives on Tuesday/Wednesday. This will bring highs down to the upper 60’s for Wednesday with a return of highs in the upper 70’s to possibly the low 80’s for Thanksgiving into the Weekend. The NWS anticipates another cold front pushing through the region over the weekend. Based on the forecasts, our rain changes for the majority of the week could remain between 20 to 50%, with our highest chance for rain on Tuesday. The forecasts vary slightly, but the majority of the lower Brazos River watershed could see less than ½ inch of rain over the next 7 days with Fort Bend County seeing less than ¼ inch.