Weekly Brazos River Outlook

The Brazos River in Richmond is currently at Gage Elevation 9.98. Based on the 7-day extended forecast, no flooding along the Brazos River is anticipated.

This Week

Summer like conditions continue as we wait for our first cold front to move through the region. The forecast are showing signs of a possible cold front to move through next Monday. In the meantime, this week will include partly cloudy to mostly sunny skies with highs in the low 90s and heat indexes approaching 100°. The majority of the region will see limited to no rainfall with only a 20% chance of rain Thursday and Friday. Overall the 7 day forecast is showing less than ¼ inch for Fort Bend County and the entire lower Brazos River Watershed.

Atlantic Tropical Weather Outlook

The National Hurricane Center is continuing to track Hurricane Lorenzo which is located in the northcentral part of the Atlantic and continuing to move northeast. At this time, there are no threats to the Western Gulf of Mexico.