Weekly Brazos River Outlook

The Brazos River in Richmond is currently at Gage Elevation 10.23 and falling. Based on the 7-day extended forecast, no flooding along the Brazos River through Fort Bend County is anticipated.

This Week

This week the majority of the Brazos River Watershed should see sunny to mostly sunny skies with highs in the mid to low 90s and lows in the mid to low 70s. Dry conditions will continue which could have an impact on the drought conditions for the region. There is a small chance for scattered showers on Tuesday, but our best chance for rain will be the weekend. Similar to last week , the NWS 7-Day QPF shows the lower Brazos River, including Fort Bend County, receiving less than ¼ inch over the next 7 days.

Reservoir Status