HOUSTON –- Thursday’s wet weather has forced the cancellation of all after-school activities within the Houston Independent School District.
District officials say all activities, including sports, are canceled for the day, but schools will dismiss on time and buses will run on schedule.
Earlier in the morning, Hunstville I.S.D. delayed the start of classes by two hours, and Shepherd I.S.D. cancelled classes entirely.
The National Weather Service has issued a Flash Flood Warning for northeastern Brazoria County, east central Fort Bend County, northwestern Galveston County, and southeastern Harris County until 2 p.m.
A Flash Flood Watch is in effect until 1 p.m. for Austin, Colorado, Grimes, Montgomery, Polk, San Jacinto, Walker, Waller, and Washington counties, and a Flash Flood Watch is in effect until 4 p.m. for Brazoria, Chambers, Fort Bend, Galveston, Jackson, Matagorda, and Wharton counties.