Weekly Brazos River Outlook

The Brazos River in Richmond is currently at Gage Elevation 10.7. Based on the 7-day extended forecast, no flooding along the Brazos River through Fort Bend County is anticipated.

This Week

After a round of heavy rainfall, this week will include warm and dry, but humid weather. Our high temperatures will hit the low to mid 90s with heat index values reaching between 100° and 105° through Thursday. Based on the NWS 7-Day Quantitative Precipitation Forecast, the majority of the Brazos River Watershed should receive less than ½ inch of rainfall over the next 7 days.

Reservoir Status