The Brazos River in Richmond is currently at Gage Elevation 9.41. Based on the 7-day extended forecast, no flooding along the Brazos River is anticipated.
Today’s front will be the first of two fronts as we anticipate an additional cold front to move through our region later this week. Our high temperatures will hit the low 80s to start our week with a mid-week jump into the low 90s. The second cold front will push our highs down into the 70s for the weekend. Our rain chances remain below 25% for the majority of the week with a 40% to 50% chance for rain on Friday. Overall the forecasts are showing Fort Bend County and the lower Brazos River Watershed receiving less than a ¼ inch of rain over the next 7 days.
Atlantic Tropical Weather Outlook
The National Hurricane Center is watching 2 disturbances located in the Atlantic. There are no threats to the Western Gulf of Mexico due to these disturbances.