Flash Flood Warning Until 8:45 PM for Fort Bend County

 

Doppler radar indicated a line of slow moving thunderstorms producing heavy rain across the warned area. Flash flooding is expected to begin shortly. Radar estimates and gauges indicate 1-3 inches of rain have fallen with an additional 1-2 inches possible.

Precautionary / Preparedness Actions

  • Heavy rains flood roads quickly so do not drive into areas where water covers the road.
  • Do not drive your vehicle into areas where the water covers the roadway. The water depth may be too great to allow your car to cross safely.
  • Move to higher ground.
  • Turn Around, Don’t Drown! Most flood deaths occur in vehicles.
  • Please report flooding to your local law enforcement agency when you can do so safely.