Today marks the end to an uneventful Atlantic hurricane season for Texas

Today marks the end to an uneventful Atlantic hurricane season for Texas

NASA/J. Stevens/J. Allen Satellite imagery of the Atlantic Ocean on Sept. 8, 2017 as three hurricanes (Katia, Irma, and Jose) are on the move. Wednesday marks to the end to an uneventful 2022 Atlantic hurricane season for Texas. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) initially predicted an “above normal” hurricane season this year with 14-21 named storms forming in the Atlantic region. However, the seas were relatively quiet through August — a period of…

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Tornado threat continues as southern towns assess damage

Tornado threat continues as southern towns assess damage

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Tornadoes damaged numerous homes, destroyed a fire station, briefly trapped people in a grocery store and ripped the roof off an apartment complex in Mississippi and Alabama, and meteorologists said the threat of dangerous storms remained Wednesday near the Gulf Coast in Mississippi, Alabama, Florida and Georgia. The National Weather Service had warned that strong twisters capable of carving up communities over long distances were possible as the storm front moved…

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Storms could spawn major tornadoes, floods in several states

Storms could spawn major tornadoes, floods in several states

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Forecasters warned of the potential for strong tornadoes that could stay on the ground for long distances in parts of the South on Tuesday, as well as flooding rains and hail the size of tennis balls. More than 25 million people will be at risk as Tuesday’s potent storm system moves across a region stretching from east Texas to Indiana and Georgia. The national Storm Prediction Center said in its latest…

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Live radar: Flash Flood Warning extended in Harris County until 5:45 p.m.

Live radar: Flash Flood Warning extended in Harris County until 5:45 p.m.

A Tornado Warning issued by the National Weather Service expired at 3 p.m. HOUSTON — A Flash Flood Warning has been extended for northeastern Harris County until 5:45 p.m. Rainfall rates produced ponding on roadways and high water spots prompting the National Weather Service to post the warning. A Tornado Warning issued by the National Weather Service expired at 3 p.m. It had been in effect for parts of Harris, Galveston, Fort Bend and Brazoria…

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Live radar: Flash Flood Warning issued in Harris County until 4:45 p.m.

Live radar: Flash Flood Warning issued in Harris County until 4:45 p.m.

A Tornado Warning issued by the National Weather Service expired at 3 p.m. HOUSTON — A Flash Flood Warning has been issued for northeastern Harris County until 4:45 p.m. A Tornado Warning issued by the National Weather Service expired at 3 p.m. It had been in effect for parts of Harris, Galveston, Fort Bend and Brazoria counties. Widespread rain and thunder due to a trailing cold front could last all day and into the night….

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Tornado Warning for parts of Harris, Fort Bend, Brazoria and Galveston counties

Tornado Warning for parts of Harris, Fort Bend, Brazoria and Galveston counties

The National Weather Service issued the Tornado Warning until 3 p.m. HOUSTON — The National Weather Service has issued a Tornado Warning for south central Harris County, eastern Fort Bend County, northeastern Brazoria County and western Galveston County until 3 p.m.  In Houston, widespread rain and thunder due to a trailing cold front brought a weather pattern that could last all day. The wet weather pattern could linger until Saturday, according to KHOU 11 News…

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TIMELINE: Flood advisory issued for SE Harris County

TIMELINE: Flood advisory issued for SE Harris County

Widespread rain and thunder are likely due to a trailing cold front. Strong to severe storms could push through this afternoon. HOUSTON — It’s Thanksgiving and the main thing on most people’s minds — besides the turkey — is the weather. A flood advisory was issued for southeast Harris County until 2:15 p.m. In Houston, widespread rain and thunder are likely due to a trailing cold front and the weather pattern could last all day.  The…

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Greens Bayou watershed continues to suffer from frequent flooding five years after Hurricane Harvey

Juan Antonio Sorto East Houston at the peak of flooding during Hurricane Harvey Do you live in the Greens or Halls Bayou watersheds? What has your experience with flooding been? Tweet your answers to @Aschneider_HPM The Greens Bayou watershed in north and east Harris County covers 212 square miles and is dense with households. It floods regularly, but it has long been shortchanged on flood control spending. Juan Antonio Sorto, a longtime East Houston resident,…

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Houston forecast: Tornado Warnings in Galveston, Brazoria Co. allowed to expire

Houston forecast: Tornado Warnings in Galveston, Brazoria Co.  allowed to expire

Tornadoes and high wind is possible in some parts, especially along the coast. Author: KHOU 11 Staff, David Paul, Tim Pandajis, Pat Cavlin Published: 4:00 PM CST November 10, 2022 Updated: 5:26 PM CST November 14, 2022 HOUSTON — It’s a stormy day across the Houston area. There are no current watches or warnings. Earlier, there was a Tornado Warning in effect for parts of Galveston and Brazoria counties until 5 p.m. There was also…

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Houston forecast: Tornado Warnings in Galveston, Brazoria Co. expire

Houston forecast: Tornado Warnings in Galveston, Brazoria Co. expire

Tornadoes and high wind is possible in some parts, especially along the coast. Author: KHOU 11 Staff, David Paul, Tim Pandajis, Pat Cavlin Published: 4:00 PM CST November 10, 2022 Updated: 5:15 PM CST November 14, 2022 HOUSTON — It’s a stormy day across the Houston area. There are no current watches or warnings. Earlier, there was a Tornado Warning in effect for parts of Galveston and Brazoria counties until 5 p.m. There was also…

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Houston forecast: Tornado Warning issued for parts of Galveston, Brazoria counties

Houston forecast: Tornado Warning issued for parts of Galveston, Brazoria counties

Tornadoes and high wind is possible in some parts, especially along the coast. Author: KHOU 11 Staff, David Paul, Tim Pandajis, Pat Cavlin Published: 4:00 PM CST November 10, 2022 Updated: 4:51 PM CST November 14, 2022 HOUSTON — It’s a stormy day across the Houston area. Currently, there’s a Tornado Warning for southwestern Galveston County and east-central Brazoria County until 5 p.m.  Ther’es also a Severe Thunderstorm Warning in effect for southern Galveston County and southeastern…

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Moon rocket launch looms as NASA evaluates hurricane damage

Moon rocket launch looms as NASA evaluates hurricane damage

(AP Photo/Brynn Anderson) Photographers place remote cameras near the Artemis 1 rocket as she stands on Launch Pad 39-B at the Kennedy Space Center, Friday, Aug. 26, 2022, in Cape Canaveral, Fla. The launch is scheduled for Monday morning Aug. 29. NASA started the countdown Monday for this week’s planned liftoff of its new moon rocket, although hurricane damage could cause yet another delay for the test flight. Hurricane Nicole’s high winds caused a 10-foot…

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Hurricane Ian leaves most of Fort Myers, Florida without water and power

Hurricane Ian leaves most of Fort Myers, Florida without water and power

The number of fatalities in Florida from Hurricane Ian is continuing to rise as officials begin to assess the destruction left in its wake. Search and rescue teams are working to evacuate Sanibel and Captiva islands after the causeway leading to the area collapsed. Meanwhile, the majority of Fort Myers, Florida, remained without water and power Friday. CBS News national correspondent Manuel Bojorquez reports.

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Texas couple gets engaged after finding missing ring during tornado cleanup

Texas couple gets engaged after finding missing ring during tornado cleanup

The tornado that struck Hopwell in Lamar County leveled the home of Dakota Hudson and Lauren Patterson, leaving Hudson with the belief he would never see the ring again, KXII reports. The Paris Junior College softball team arrived to help the couple clean up. The group learned about the missing ring and began to dig through the rubble in a search and the unthinkable happened: it was found.  “When you tell 20 girls someone is…

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Hunters Urged To Practice Wildfire Safety

Hunters Urged To Practice Wildfire Safety

Texas A&M Forest Service reminds Texans to be careful with activities that may cause a wildfire this hunting season. he general season for white-tailed deer hunting opened Nov. 5 for all but the two westernmost counties in Texas. From 2017 to 2021, Texas A&M Forest Service responded to 3,682 wildfires that burned 1.4 million acres. During that time, 42% of wildfires occurred during the major hunting season months of September through January. “Texas A&M Forest Service…

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