Weekly Brazos River Outlook

The Brazos River in Richmond is currently at Gage Elevation 34.25 feet (Action Flood Stage) and rising. The WGRFC is forecasting that the Brazos River will hit Gage Elevation 37.5 feet on Saturday.

This Week

Based on the forecasts, we should continue to get an extended break from the rain with sunny to partly cloudy skies for the majority of the week with increased rain chances on Tuesday. The estimated rainfall for the majority of the Brazos River Watershed is less than 1 inch with Fort Bend County receiving less than 0.1 inches over the next 7 days.

Reservoir Status

Below is a summary of the current Reservoir Status.

Atlantic Hurricane Status

The official start of the Atlantic Hurricane Season is June 1st; however, Subtropical Storm Andrea has formed in the Atlantic. Subtropical Storm Andrea is located east of the United States and is moving toward the north to northeast and will not impact the Texas Coast.