An evacuation truck from the HCESD 48 FD in Cinco Ranch. CK photo

Barker Reservoir Update from the HCESD 48 Fire Department

EDITORS NOTE: This article was written by the Harris County Emergency Services District 48 Fire Department.  It is on their website and we are reposting it as a community service, at the request of HCESD 48 FD.  This article is about the Barker Reservoir. Many people may ask why there is not information about the […]

Tornado Watch Until 2 a.m. Saturday

The National Weather Service has issued a Tornado Watch which will remain in effect until 2 a.m. for the following Counties: ARANSAS, BRAZORIA, CALHOUN, CHAMBERS, FORT BEND, GALVESTON,GOLIAD, HARRIS, JACKSON, JEFFERSON, MATAGORDA, REFUGIO,VICTORIA, and WHARTON A tornado watch  is issued when weather conditions are favorable for the development of severe thunderstorms called a supercell that are capable […]

Fort Bend County Sheriff Troy Nehls -Covering Katy file photo

Sheriff Nehls Warns Residents to take Harvey Seriously

FORT BEND COUNTY (Covering Katy News) – Fort Bend County Sheriff Troy Nehls took to social media Thursday night to encourage residents to make final preparations for the incoming hurricane. “I hope you are all making final preparations for the incoming storm. As you have heard, we are expecting a tremendous amount of rain and […]

Hurricane Local Statement from the National Weather Service

Hurricane Harvey Local Statement Advisory Number 20 National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX 4:37 AM CDT Fri Aug 25 2017 This product covers Southeast Texas **HURRICANE HARVEY DANGEROUSLY APPROACHING THE TEXAS COAST** NEW INFORMATION ————— * CHANGES TO WATCHES AND WARNINGS: – None * CURRENT WATCHES AND WARNINGS: – A Tropical Storm Warning and Storm Surge […]