Many have seen the recent news about residents in Fort Bend County who have decided to build their own levee to reduce their risk of flooding. Unlike the news articles, we say “reduce their risk” because if not properly designed it could end up causing more flood related problems with the levee than without. Although … More Individual Levees for Homes
For the most part, Tuesday’s rains were as expected. Most of the greater Houston area received between 1 to 3 inches of rain with isolated areas receiving as much as 6 to 7 inches. The heaviest rains caused localized flooding that were primarily limited to those areas. Overall we should see less rain today than … More An end to the rain with sun on the way.
The heaviest rains continued to stay to our east and west, but unlike Monday, Tuesday brought rain to the greater Houston area. The Beaumont area received another 6 to 9 inches of rain bringing their totals since Monday to around 15 inches. In the Houston area, Tuesday’s rain primarily hit on the western portions of … More Rain Continues but Dry Weekend Ahead