Frontier Days

What Does 3 Days Without Power in Houston Look Like?

Lots of blankets and lots of layers—and I'm still cold.

02/17/2021 By Catherine Wendlandt

Safe to Drink

City of Houston Has Lifted the Boil Water Notice

Be sure to flush your systems before consuming water from your taps, though.

02/17/2021 By Dianna Wray

The powers that be ... behind the power outages?

So What Is ERCOT Anyway?

An explanation of the state electricity council that nobody thought much about, until they didn't have power on Monday morning.

02/16/2021 By Dianna Wray

Winter Weather

A Drone's-eye View of a Snowbound Houston

Take a look at the Bayou City, frozen over by this winter storm.

02/15/2021 Photography by Anthony Rathbun and Daniel Kramer By Dianna Wray

Send us your pics!

Houston's Snow Day in Pictures

A roundup of photographic proof that Houston can indeed become a winter wonderland (or, you know, a frozen hell-scape.)

02/15/2021 By Dianna Wray

Breaking

Winter Storm: What You Need To Know Now

Power outages, frozen roads, and you—staying safe, of course.

02/15/2021 By Houstonia Staff

A Deeper Look

Searching for Shelley Duvall's Houston Snow Day

In a recent story, the famed and elusive Houston actress recalls snowy Bayou City memories.

02/12/2021 By Dianna Wray

The 2020 Of Year Endings

Houston Is Under a Tornado Watch This NYE

The National Weather Service also advises there could be flooding and large hail.

12/31/2020 By Dianna Wray

'Tis The Season?

Brrrr! Welcome Winter with the Season's First Cold Snap

Some parts of the area may see temperatures below freezing tonight.

11/30/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

Order that PSL

It's Finally Fall, Y'all

A cold front brings autumn temps to the Bayou City Wednesday.

10/27/2020 By Catherine Wendlandt

Stay Dry

Storm Coming, Flash Flood Watch Issued for Houston Area

Weather events should play out over much of Saturday, experts say.

05/15/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

Rain-pocalypse 2019

Update: Tropical Depression Imelda Is Still Hitting Southeast Texas Hard

Harris County is warning of possible flash floods as Tropical Storm Imelda heads our way.

09/17/2019 By Dianna Wray

Festival News

ICYMI: There Won't Be a Float Fest This Year

Apparently, someone watched those Fyre Fest documentaries.

06/24/2019 By Morgan Kinney

Perfect Party

June's Perfect Party: Summer-in-the-City Edition

Hurricanes are definitely not invited.

05/24/2019 By Catherine Matusow

Stormy Weather

Shaken by Tuesday's Floods, Houstonians Brace for More Bad Weather

Forecasts for heavy rain in the greater Houston area extend through Saturday.

05/09/2019 By Dianna Wray

🌧⚡️🌪

At Rice, Houston's Wild Weather Made Manifest

Composer George Lewis builds upon the Turrell Skyspace to create a compelling, meditative experience of our chaotic environment.

11/02/2018 By Hannah Che

Wake Me Up When September Ends

Get Your Closet Ready for Fall the Houston Way

It's not exactly sweater and boot weather down here, is it?

09/12/2018 By Nandi Howard

Ice House

Come Hell or High Water, Life Flight Is There

Flying through bad weather to help patients in need

04/24/2018 By Abby Ledoux

In-Between Seasons

How to Make Your Winter Clothes Work in Warm Weather

What to do when it's warming up outside but you're not ready to commit to a full-on spring wardrobe just yet.

03/06/2018 By Beth Muecke

Here Comes The Rain .... Again

That Food Event You Wanted to Go to This Weekend Might Be Canceled

The threat of nasty weather has led to a pair of events being called off for now.

02/09/2018 By Cory Garcia