The Brazos River in Richmond is currently in Action Stage at Gage Elevation 26.22 feet and falling. The river experienced a minor increase early this morning due to heavy rain that occurred in the Richmond area. After a relatively dry period, wet conditions will resume with increased rain chances throughout the week and into the weekend. The 7-Day Quantitative Precipitation Forecast (QPF) is showing the lower Brazos River Watershed receiving between 1 to 4 inches of rain over the next 7 days. The heaviest rainfall could occur over the next 24 to 48 hours. Based on the current forecast, no flooding due to the Brazos River through Fort Bend County is anticipated.
See the attached Flood Risk Report.