Northwest Houston, TX, during the early morning.
Northwest Houston, TX, during the early afternoon.
West Houston, TX, during the late afternoon.
West Houston, TX, during the early evening.
Northwest Houston, TX, during the early evening.
Summary: The day was hot, sunny, and dry. Moderate to heavy showers and thunderstorms looked to be scattered in and around east Houston, TX and maybe some other areas of Houston, TX, during the morning, afternoon, evening, and maybe night. I didn't see, feel, or hear any rain drops, but I did hear a low rumble of thunder. Alto stratus with maybe some stratus and stratocumulus clouds looked to be scattered across the sky, during the early morning. Alto stratus with stratus and stratocumulus clouds looked to have started to cover most of the sky, sometime during the mid, or maybe late morning and continued to cover most of the sky, during the afternoon, evening, and maybe night. The wind speeds looked to be calm with some occasional gentle to moderate gusts. It felt warm, during the early morning and night. It felt very warm, during the mid-morning and late evening. It felt hot, during the afternoon and early evening. There was a Special Weather Statement issued for the Houston, TX area, for the hot weather. There was also a Hazardous Weather Outlook issued for the Houston, TX, by NOAA. 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 anywhere in, or near the Houston, TX area, that I know of.
My Storm Summary: I saw some storm looking clouds in northwest and west Houston,TX, during the late afternoon and early evening. I didn't see any rain drops, but I did hear a low rumble of thunder, as I was leaving work in northwest Houston, TX, during the late afternoon. I didn't see any flooding, wet roads, or storm damage.
Locations: Northwest and west Houston, TX.
Thoughts: It is getting hotter. It doesn't look like Houston, TX is going to be getting any significant rainfall anytime soon.
Hazardous Weather Outlook
Hazardous Weather Outlook National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX 346 AM CDT Thu Aug 10 2017 TXZ163-164-176>179-195>200-210>214-226-227-235>238-110900- Austin-Brazoria-Brazos-Burleson-Chambers-Colorado-Fort Bend- Galveston-Grimes-Harris-Houston-Jackson-Liberty-Madison-Matagorda- Montgomery-Polk-San Jacinto-Trinity-Walker-Waller-Washington- Wharton- 346 AM CDT Thu Aug 10 2017 This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of Southeast Texas.. .DAY ONE...Today and Tonight Scattered showers and thunderstorms will be possible across the area today. High temperatures in the 90s with heat index values around 103-109 may be dangerous. Please use caution when working outside and drink plenty of water. .DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday through Wednesday Heat index values will climb back into the 103-110 degree range for the next several days. Heat advisories may be required. Please use caution when working outside and drink plenty of water. .SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT... Spotter activation will not be needed. $$
Special Weather Statement
SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT National Weather Service HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX 926 PM CDT Thu Aug 10 2017 TXZ163-164-176>179-195>200-210>214-226-227-235>238-111100- Houston-Trinity-Madison-Walker-San Jacinto-Polk-Burleson-Brazos- Washington-Grimes-Montgomery-Liberty-Colorado-Austin-Waller- Harris-Chambers-Wharton-Fort Bend-Jackson-Matagorda-Brazoria- Galveston- Including the cities of Crockett, Trinity, Groveton, Madisonville, Huntsville, Shepherd, Coldspring, Livingston, Corrigan, Onalaska, Caldwell, Lake Somerville, College Station, Bryan, Brenham, Navasota, The Woodlands, Conroe, Willis, Liberty, Cleveland, Dayton, Columbus, Eagle Lake, Weimar, Sealy, Bellville, Hempstead, Prairie View, Brookshire, Houston, Pasadena, Katy, Tomball, Humble, Winnie, Mont Belvieu, Anahuac, El Campo, Wharton, Pierce, Sugar Land, Missouri City, Richmond, Rosenberg, Edna, Bay City, Palacios, Pearland, Lake Jackson, Alvin, Angleton, Freeport, League City, Texas City, Friendswood, and Galveston 926 PM CDT Thu Aug 10 2017 ...High heat index values expected for the end of the week and into the upcoming weekend... High heat index values generally in a 103 to 109 degree range can be expected for the end of the week and into the upcoming weekend. Heat advisories might be needed. Whether or not heat advisories are issued, you need to protect yourself and others from the impacts of the heat. If outside, stay hydrated and take breaks in the shade as often as possible. Limit strenuous activities. If driving, never leave kids, pets or anyone with limited mobility alone in a vehicle for even a few minutes as rapidly rising temperatures could reach dangerous or even deadly levels. Remember to look before you lock! Know the signs of heat stress and seek medical attention if you suspect that you or someone else is experiencing heat illness. $$