April 24, 2019
Severe Weather Possible Through the Overnight Hours
The National Weather Service (NWS)
is predicting a potential for severe weather in Harris County through tomorrow morning. Storms will affect areas north of I-10 starting this afternoon, then move south into the Houston area by this evening. Most of the severe weather will occur during the overnight hours. The storms are expected to move quickly, but lingering rain may affect the early morning commute. The primary threats include locally heavy rainfall, hail and damaging winds.
What you should do:
Residents are encouraged monitor local forecast, road conditions and have multiple ways to get warnings.
STAY INFORMED Where you can learn more:
- If you must travel never drive into high water and use extreme caution at underpasses and low-lying areas where water accumulates.
- Always remember to Turn Around, Don’t Drown! DO NOT DRIVE through high water and DO NOT DRIVE AROUND BARRICADES.
- Just two feet of water can sweep your vehicle away.