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Areal Flood Warning in Houston, Kingwood; Houston Está Monitoreando la Advertencia de Inundaciones Repentinas en el área de Houston, Kingwood

The City of Houston’s Office of Emergency Management is responding to impacts from heavy rainfall that impacted our region Thursday. Visit for more info.

La Oficina de Manejo de Emergencias de la Ciudad de Houston está respondiendo a los impactos de las fuertes lluvias que impactaron nuestra región el jueves. Visite para más información..

Extreme Heat | Tips to Stay Cool

When the heat index rises above 108F for two days, the National Weather Service may issue a Heat Advisory.

The Heat Index is a measure of how hot it really feels when relative humidity is factored in with the actual air temperature.  This is better explained as what the heat "feels like" rather than the actual temperature outside.

Steer Clear of Flood Prone Roadways During Periods of Heavy Rainfall

The City of Houston Office of Emergency Management (OEM) urges residents and visitors to avoid Houston roadways during periods of prolonged or intense rainfall.

Would You Need Help in a Disaster? Register for Assistance Online or by Phone

The State of Texas Emergency Assistance Register (STEAR) provides residents an opportunity to register for assistance in the event of a disaster.

Emergency Alerts