Flooding in Low Lying Areas of Conroe
Due to heavy rains and rising water levels, the City of Conroe and surrounding region has experienced flooding and a flash flood warning is in effect for residents of Conroe.
Be advised appropriate precautions should be taken. Extensive flooding has already occurred on many roadways, as well as some businesses and homes in the City.
Public Safety Officials have been overwhelmed by the number of calls and are currently prioritizing calls as they come in. As a result, the City of Conroe is encouraging Citizens to stay where they are until it is safe to leave.
Many roads are closed or experiencing high water and city crews are working diligently to clear the roadways for emergency personnel.
Notice: for those areas that are affected by the release of water from the Lake Conroe Dam please be advised to monitor www.sjra.net for the updated release amount.