Harris County Releases Emergency Preparedness App

(Harris County, TX) – Today (May 23rd, 2016), the Harris County Office of Homeland Security & Emergency Management released a free mobile app, ReadyHarris, just in time for hurricane season. The app helps Harris County residents build a personal preparedness plan and get real-time updates during emergencies.     “Every minute counts when severe weather,…

Severe Weather Update-Fri 4/29

A weather system passing through Harris County beginning this afternoon has the potential to cause additional flooding in areas already saturated by last week’s storms. Rainfall has the potential to continue through the weekend and produce additional flooding. Current National Weather Service (NWS) forecasts anticipate widespread rainfall of 2-4 inches with isolated areas receiving more. In…