The Brazos River remains low and is currently at Gage Elevation 8.57 feet in Richmond. Similar to last week, drought conditions continue to worsen. The high temperatures across the Region will be in the upper 90s potentially breaking 100°. Rain chances remain low throughout the week. The 7-Day Quantitative Precipitation Forecast (QPF) is showing the lower Brazos River Watershed receiving less than 0.1 inch of rainfall 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.