Houston Severe Weather Threat: Be prepared, and stay ahead of the storm

Stay ahead of storms moving through the Houston area Thursday with the KPRC 2 Storm Tracker team.

HOUSTON – Houston faces a threat of severe weather Thursday as a storm system moving through southeast Texas brings rounds of showers and thunderstorms.

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The first round of storms are expected Thursday morning followed by a brief lull before an uptick in showers and storms in the evening. Some of the storms could potentially bring large hail and damaging winds in addition to heavy rainfall.

From weather advisories and hour-by-hour forecasts to road conditions and preparations you should make at your home or office, here’s how KPRC 2 can help.

Flood Tracker

KPRC has data on current flood conditions whenever you need it on Click2Houston.com/FloodTracker (KPRC 2 / Click2Houston.com)

KPRC 2 has partnered with the Harris County Flood Control District in order to even better serve our community during severe weather events.

Any time there’s significant rainfall in the Houston area, you’ll can see exactly which neighborhoods are experiencing the greatest impact at Click2Houston.com/floodtracker.

KPRC 2′s expert meteorologists have flood gauge maps they can use to show you current conditions. When all the gauges are green, we’re in great shape. When gauges start to change to yellow and red, water is rising. This is an easy, visual way to see when and where people and property are most at risk of flooding.


The official logo of the KPRC 2+ livestream (KPRC 2/Click2Houston.com)

KPRC 2+ is a local news streaming app you can download for free. It works the same way as watching Netflix or Hulu on your connected TV or smart phone.

When our weather turns severe, you can count on extended live coverage on the KPRC 2+ livestream. Even if your power or cable goes out, you can find us on the app.

Click here to learn how to download the KPRC 2+ app.

Storm Tracker 2 app

StormTracker 2 (KPRC 2/ Click2Houston.com)

With powerful technology at their fingertips, our KPRC 2 Meteorologists are ALWAYS WATCHING, ALWAYS TRACKING.

To get severe weather alerts where you live, download the Storm Tracker 2 app on your smartphone here: iPhone | Android.


Sign up for the following KPRC 2 weather newsletters to stay up to date!

KPRC 2 meteorologists

You can also follow our KPRC 2 meteorologists on social media as they track severe weather moving through the Houston area.

Frank Billingsley

Justin Stapleton

Anthony Yanez

Caroline Brown

Daji Aswad

The KPRC 2 Storm Tracker Team will bring you live coverage throughout the storm threat Thursday.

If you lose power due to storms, you can stream us on a smart phone or tablet through our free KPRC 2+ app on your connected TV or smart phone.

Our live coverage can also be streamed at www.click2houston.com/watchlive

About the Authors

Award-winning storyteller and investigative journalist, streaming expert, rabid Houston Texans fan, patron of all things cat.

Christian Terry covered digital news in Tyler and Wichita Falls before returning to the Houston area where he grew up. He is passionate about weather and the outdoors and often spends his days off on the water fishing.

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