Weekly Brazos River Outlook – Sept 05, 2022

The Brazos River is slightly elevated compared to previous weeks and currently sits at Gage Elevation 10.92 feet. The region has increased rain chances; however, similar to Labor Day Weekend, the majority of the rainfall is forecast along the coastal areas. The 7-Day Quantitative Precipitation Forecast (QPF) is showing the lower Brazos River Watershed receiving less than ¼ inch over the next 7 days. Based on the current forecast, no flooding due to the Brazos River through Fort Bend County is anticipated.


The National Hurricane Center is tracking 2 disturbances and 2 tropical systems in the Atlantic. None of these systems are an immediate threat to the Texas Gulf Coast. Please continue to stay weather aware by following your favorite local weather source, including the National Weather ServiceNational Hurricane Center, and the West Gulf River Forecast Center.

See the attached Flood Risk Report.