DUE TO THE PREDICTION OF SEVERE WEATHER ON SATURDAY AND SUNDAY, DEC. 3 AND DEC. 4, THE JACINTO CITY CHRISTMAS PARADE HAS BEEN POSTPONED ONE WEEK, AND WILL BE HELD SATURDAY, DEC. 10.
December 2, 2016 3:53:26 PM CST
Severe Weather Update #1 | Heavy Rainfall Expected Over The Weekend. City of Houston Monitoring Potential for Flooding
HOUSTON – The City of Houston Office of Emergency Management (OEM) is monitoring the potential for severe weather this weekend. National Weather Service (NWS) forecasts indicate that the Houston area could receive from 6-8 inches over the next few days, with some areas receiving more.
Additionally, there is a slight possibility for severe storms and tornadoes, especially in the southern portions of the Houston area.
The City is monitoring weather with the National Weather Service (NWS) and Harris County Flood Control District (HCFCD) and is coordinating with various agencies within the City and across the region to ensure they have what they need in the event they need to respond to emergency conditions.