Weekly Brazos River Outlook – Oct 17, 2022

Currently, the Brazos River in Richmond remains low at Gage Elevation 8.22 feet. A strong front is pushing through the Region which has brought increased rain chances for Monday. The forecast includes sunny to mostly sunny skies with high temperatures in the low 70s and 80s with low temperatures in the mid- 40s and 50s. After Monday’s showers, our rain chances remain low for the remainder of the week. The 7-Day Quantitative Precipitation Forecast (QPF) is showing the lower Brazos River Watershed receiving ¼ inch or less 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.