Weekly Brazos River Outlook

The Brazos River in Richmond remains in Action Stage at Gage Elevation 22.45 feet and falling. Currently, the WGRFC anticipates dropping below Action Stage later this week. After a break from rain, the NWS forecast is calling for an increased chance for rain starting this afternoon/evening running through Friday. The 7-Day Quantitative Precipitation Forecast (QPF) showing the lower Brazos River Watershed receiving between ½ to 1¾ inch of rain 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.