Northwest Houston, TX, during the early morning.
Northwest Houston, TX, during the early evening.
Northwest Houston, TX, during the late evening.
Summary: The day was hot, sunny, and dry. Light to heavy showers and thunderstorms didn't looked to have started to pop up in and around the Houston, TX area, until, sometime during the mid-afternoon and stopped, sometime during the late evening. A brief light sprinkle from a nearby shower, passed over my house, during the late evening. Alto stratus clouds looked to be scattered across the sky, during the morning. Alto stratus with stratocumulus clouds looked to cover most of the sky, during the early afternoon. Alto stratus with stratocumulus and nimbus clouds looked to cover most of the sky, during the mid and late afternoon and evening. Alto stratus with stratocumulus clouds looked to be scattered across the sky, during the night. The wind speeds looked to be calm with gentle to moderate gusts and some occasional moderately strong to really strong gusts. It felt warm during the early morning and night. It felt very warm, during the mid-morning and late evening. It felt very hot, during the early afternoon. It felt hot, during the mid and late afternoon and early evening. There was a Severe Thunderstorm Warning along with a Special Weather Statement and a Hazardous Weather Outlook issued for the Houston, TX area. There were no other watches, warnings, alerts, advisories, or weather statements.outlooks issued for the Houston, TX area, that I know of. The low temps looked to be in the 70's and the high temps looked to be in the 90's, for most of the Houston, TX area.
Storm Summary: There were no reports of flooding, or storm damages, that I know of. Most of the severe thunderstorms were north of the Houston, TX area in Montgomery and Liberty County, TX. I don't know if there were any severe thunderstorms, or any thunderstorms for that matter in the Houston, TX area. They may have all been showers.
My Storm Summary: I started to see some storm clouds off to the east horizon towards Downtown Houston, TX, where I work in northwest Houston, TX, sometime during the mid, or maybe early afternoon. The heavy thunderstorms, or maybe showers quickly dissipated as they neared west Houston, TX. I then saw some light rain from a nearby moderate shower, at my house in northwest Houston, TX. I didn't see any flooding, or storm damages.
Locations: Northwest and west Houston, TX.
Thoughts: another very hot day in Houston, TX. I was hoping to see more rain. But they didn't really happen. It is supposed to get even hotter tomorrow and Friday.
Hazardous Weather Outlook
Hazardous Weather Outlook National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX 400 AM CDT Wed Jul 26 2017 GMZ330-335-350-355-370-375-TXZ163-164-176>179-195>200-210>214-226- 227-235>238-271200- Austin-Brazoria-Brazos-Burleson-Chambers- Coastal waters from Freeport to the Matagorda Ship Channel out 20 NM-Coastal waters from High Island to Freeport out 20 NM- Colorado-Fort Bend-Galveston-Galveston Bay-Grimes-Harris-Houston- Jackson-Liberty-Madison-Matagorda-Matagorda Bay-Montgomery-Polk- San Jacinto-Trinity-Walker-Waller-Washington- Waters from Freeport to the Matagorda Ship Channel from 20 to 60 NM-Waters from High Island to Freeport from 20 to 60 NM- Wharton- 400 AM CDT Wed Jul 26 2017 This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of Southeast Texas. .DAY ONE...Today and Tonight Heat index values will be on the rise today, and heat advisories might be needed. Make sure precautions are taken to keep people and pets safe from the heat. .DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday Through the end of the week and into the start of the weekend, heat index values might have the potential to rise toward heat advisory levels. Continue to make sure precautions are taken to keep people and pets safe. Increasing rain chances over the weekend and into the start of next week are expected to bring some heat relief to the area. .SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT... Spotter activation is not expected at this time. $$