Aug
24
2017

Tropical Storm Harvey

Final Hurricane Harvey update: Sunday, 7 a.m. Hurricane Harvey was downgraded to a tropical depression and had moved out of the Houston area as of the end of last week. Many of our streets have dried and become passable, and businesses are reopening. We, too, resumed operations across the Texas Children’s system at 7 a.m. today. Read More…

Jun
21
2017

Tropical Storm Cindy forms in Gulf of Mexico

Wednesday, June 21, 2017: 4:13 p.m. Tropical Storm Cindy to make landfall overnight Texas Children’s leadership and the Department of Emergency Management are closely monitoring Tropical Storm Cindy in the Gulf of Mexico. The Greater Houston area is expecting a potential threat of gusty winds, but rainfall amounts will likely not exceed 1 inch to Read More…

Feb
19
2017

Severe weather in the Houston area

Sunday, February 19, 2017: 6:26 p.m. Texas Children’s leadership and the Department of Emergency Management are closely monitoring the weather as the Greater Houston area is expecting a potential threat of heavy rainfall overnight. Rain is forecasted to begin around 2 a.m. Monday morning and reach the Texas Medical Center by 4 a.m.  Heavy downpour Read More…

Jan
18
2017

Severe weather in Houston area throughout day

Wednesday, January 18, 2017: Noon update The Houston area experienced a severe, fast developing weather event overnight and very early this morning. Heavy rainfall caused flooding in isolated areas. The rain is expected to continue the remainder of today, with heavy rainfall possible in isolated areas. Rain will shift to the southeast tomorrow. Texas Children’s Read More…

Apr
20
2016

Severe weather updates – April 20

    Weather alert no. 9: Inclement weather expected this morning Texas Children’s leadership and the Department of Emergency Management are closely monitoring the weather as the Greater Houston area is expecting a potential threat of heavy rainfall this morning between 9 a.m. and noon with further rainfall possible through mid-afternoon. Rain is forecasted to Read More…