FROM THE CITY OF PEARLAND:
Weather warning (5/9/19): the National Weather Service has issued a Flash Flood Watch today from 1 p.m. through 7 p.m.Saturday due to anticipation of multiple rounds of heavy rainfall and the potential for flash flooding. There is also risk of damaging winds, tornadoes, and large hail.
If severe weather occurs in the Pearland area, avoid driving if possible, avoid standing or moving water (remember – turn around, don’t drown), and secure outdoor items that could be blown about in strong winds.
Residents in temporary structures, RVs, and mobile homes are particularly vulnerable to strong winds and should closely monitor news sources for weather updates.
Emergency Management teams will be monitoring the event, but we encourage residents to be prepared and to stay informed.