On August 27th, 2019, at 1:05pm, the burn ban was lifted for all of the unincorporated areas of Galveston County. It has been determined that recent rains have lowered the drought index significantly.
Please join us as the National Weather Service presents a Floodwarn Seminar. This free training provides information on flood risks, flood insurance, flood forecasts and warnings as well as your watershed. The Floodwarn Seminar is open to the public and will be held on Wednesday, October 10 from 6:30 – 8:30 PM at the Galveston County Office of Emergency Management, 1353 FM 646, Dickinson, TX 77539. For more information please contact the National Weather Service at 281-337-5074.