Weekly Brazos River Outlook – Dec 06, 2022

Currently, the Brazos River in Richmond remains low at Gage Elevation 10.27 feet. The River continues to fall from our slightly higher elevations over the past week and should reach Gage Elevation 8.6 by the weekend. The Region is expecting warmer than usual temperatures with highs in the upper 70s to low 80s. Rain chances remain low for most of the week with our highest chances for rain toward the end of the week. The 7-Day Quantitative Precipitation Forecast (QPF) is showing the lower Brazos River Watershed receiving less than ΒΌ inch over the next 7 days. Based on the current forecast, no flooding due to the Brazos River through Fort Bend County is anticipated.

See the attached Flood Risk Report.