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Posted Mon, Jul 22, 2024
Already the rumbling of thunder is resounding all over the area, and some of us might start suffering flashbacks to the recent storms. Unfortunately, there’s no escaping an entire week of thunderstorms and heavy rains.
Posted Wed, Jul 17, 2024
Texans impacted by the storms and flooding April 26-June 5 may be eligible for FEMA assistance to repair or a replace a vehicle.
Posted Mon, Jul 15, 2024
Pine Market at Woodforest is wrapping up its Summer Concert Series of the season this Friday, July 19 with the Michael Monroe Goodman Band from 7 - 9 p.m. FREE admission and open to the public! 885 Pine Market Avenue, Montgomery
Posted Fri, Jul 12, 2024
The Timber Lakes Fire Department, in collaboration with the Montgomery County Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Management will be setting up a small distribution site at the Sawdust Road Baptist Church which is located at 3100 Sawdust R...
Posted Thu, Jul 11, 2024
Ordinarily, the Woodlands Online Weather Team combines our weekend forecast with some accompanying events. We also post the predictions on Friday. However, this week, the aftermath of Hurricane Beryl and the ongoing issues of being powerless hav...
Posted Sun, Jul 07, 2024
Please DO NOT place your trash and recycling containers curbside for Monday pickup. Due to Tropical Storm Beryl, high winds and heavy rains are expected, which could knock over trash bins and scatter their contents.
Posted Wed, Jul 03, 2024
s most of us wind up the shortened work week in anticipation of the July 4 holidays / long weekend, the Woodlands Online Weather Team is keeping a close eye on the Gulf as Hurricane Beryl plows through Jamaica on its way to Mexico and Texas. For...
Posted Tue, Jul 02, 2024
A message from John Sundt, founder of, a nonprofit organization with anti-drinking and anti-drug programs:
Posted Mon, Jul 01, 2024
We came darned close to breaking 100 degrees for the high temperature today – the thermometer turned around at 99 – but the humidity made it feel like 110 nonetheless. Moderate clouds and the occasional gusty wind helped make those outside feel ...
Posted Fri, Jun 28, 2024
Right off the bat, we should let you know that two heat advisories are in effect – one lasting until 7 p.m. tonight and the other lasting until 24 hours after that – and chances are more such advisories will be issued as the weekend progresses. ...
Posted Mon, Jul 01, 2024
Save the date! Medical Aesthetics & Laser will be offering a special 'Christmas in July' event July 8 - 12. Each day, there will be daily raffle prizes and exclusive giveaways. There's no better way to get summer ready.
Posted Fri, Jun 28, 2024
Don't miss the exclusive member ticket rate for The Woodlands Area Chamber of Commerce's 2024 Chairman's Ball. Heads up! Chamber members are invited to secure tickets for the Ball at an exclusive rate of $225 through this Sunday, June 30, 2024....
Posted Wed, Jun 26, 2024
If you are self-employed, FEMA may be able to provide funds to repair or replace disaster-damaged tools and equipment required for your work. This help is available to a wide range of applicants, including farmers, artists, musicians, mechanics ...
Posted Tue, Jun 25, 2024
The San Jacinto River Authority (SJRA) is holding its next meeting this Thursday, June 27 at 8:00 a.m. at the SJRA General and Administration Building - Boardroom, 1577 Dam Site Road in Conroe.
Posted Fri, Jun 21, 2024
As this weather forecast is being written, raindrops are pattering on the window. However, by the time you read it, it will be dry all over again. We’re at the peak of the precipitation and the wind, and both are about to die down.
Posted Thu, Jun 20, 2024
Welcome to the longest day of 2024, the summer solstice. Today, June 20, summer officially starts, ironically as the days henceforth will get shorter until the autumn equinox in later September.
Posted Tue, Jun 18, 2024
Well, we may have dodged the metaphorical weather bullet. Overnight, the impending storm seemingly shift course and abated, and it looks like The Woodlands area might be spared the wrath of pounding rains and rising flood waters.
Posted Mon, Jun 17, 2024
Over the past few days, the weather has been quiet… too quiet. That’s about to change with a vengeance as some scary storms move into the area any moment now.
Posted Fri, Jun 14, 2024
For our final weekend before summer officially hits, we will have a relatively smooth and calm weekend. Which is nice, because summer storms, heat waves, hurricane season, and freak freezing spells are what’s coming up for the rest of the year. ...
Posted Fri, Jun 14, 2024
You want to act NOW to get the best seats to the music event of the year: The Woodlands 50th Anniversary Concert featuring Hayes Carll and Lyle Lovett!
Posted Tue, Jun 11, 2024
Last night’s surprise storms aren’t quite finished with us
Posted Fri, Jun 07, 2024
We don’t want to jinx anything, but our forecast models are telling us that the weekend weather will be, well, uneventful, bordering on boring. No storms in the air and no natural high temperatures over the mid 90s under mainly sunny skies.
Posted Thu, Jun 06, 2024
The Panther Creek Village Association is hosting a Flag Day Pool Party on Saturday, June 15 starting at 11 a.m. at Ridgewood Park and Pool. This event is free for all residents of Panther Creek. Come enjoy hamburgers, hot dogs, kona ice, swim...
Posted Wed, Jun 05, 2024
At 859 AM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking strong thunderstorms along a line extending from 6 miles west of New Waverly to near Lake Conroe Dam to near Hockley.
Posted Tue, Jun 04, 2024
We’re still officially a couple of weeks away from the onset of summer, but don’t tell the thermometer and barometer that. The rest of this week is pretty much perfect summer weather if you’re a Woodlands area resident.
Posted Sat, Jun 01, 2024
At 110 PM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking strong thunderstorms along a line extending from near Dayton to near Hooks Airport. Movement was north at 25 mph. HAZARD...Wind gusts up to 40 mph and pea size hail. SOURCE...Radar indicated. IMPACT.
Posted Sat, Jun 01, 2024
The National Weather Service has issued Severe Thunderstorm Watch 365 in effect until 6 PM CDT this evening for the following areas In Texas this watch includes 13 counties
Posted Fri, May 31, 2024
At the risk of sounding all dark and gloomy, the Woodlands Online Weather Team regrets to inform you that this weekend will be one for predominantly indoor activities. Unless, of course, you’re into getting drenched and possibly struck by lightn...
Posted Fri, May 31, 2024
The good news is, this Monday, June 3, six planets will line up in a celestial event that is a wonder to behold. The bad news is, here in The Woodlands area we won’t be getting that great of a view.
Posted Fri, May 31, 2024
The National Weather Service in League City has extended the * Flash Flood Warning for... Northwestern Montgomery County in southeastern Texas... South Central Walker
Posted Thu, May 30, 2024
An overturned 18-wheeler from this morning is still causing massive traffic heartache on both sides of Interstate 45 in The Woodlands. The freeway has been shut down for hours as emergency and hazmat crews clean up the damage. Seek alternate rou...
Posted Thu, May 30, 2024
Fortunately, Woodlands Online has a comprehensive list of all the local sumemr camps. Our Summer Camp Guide is chock full of venues, schools, labs, classes, play areas, and more covering practically every topic designed to enlighten, educate, an...
Posted Wed, May 29, 2024
SVRHGX The National Weather Service in League City has issued a * Severe Thunderstorm Warning for... South central Montgomery County in southeastern Texas...
Posted Tue, May 28, 2024
The National Weather Service has issued Severe Thunderstorm Watch 342 in effect until 6 PM CDT this evening for the following areas In Texas this watch includes 22 counties In southeast Texas Austin
Posted Mon, May 27, 2024
It’s been nothing these past few days if not hot and dry. Heat advisories have been handed out like candy on Halloween and our air conditioners have definitely been given a workout. Fortunately, there’s some relief on the horizon this week. The bad
Posted Fri, May 24, 2024
The Woodlands Township Transit Department as issues a service alert for Woodlands Express operations for today, Friday May 24, the onset of the Memorial Day weekend.
Posted Thu, May 23, 2024
Service Alert* Friday morning, expect routes through downtown to experience the same road closures as M/T/W/Th due to storm clean-up & repair efforts
Posted Wed, May 22, 2024
The National Weather Service has issued Tornado Watch 249 in effect until May 23 at 12:00AM
Posted Tue, May 21, 2024
Tuesday midday runs will continue as regular service with exceptions. Please note midday routes traveling through downtown will be forced around road closures due to storm clean-up and repair efforts and anticipate that Louisiana stops will not ...
Posted Tue, May 21, 2024
The Woodlands Area Chamber of Commerce is seeking new leadership. Read on for some big business news!
Posted Mon, May 20, 2024
Due to road closures in downtown Houston because of the devastation of the recent storms, downtown afternoon service is amended. The afternoon stops are as follows:
Posted Thu, May 16, 2024
The National Weather Service has issued Tornado Watch 249 in effect until 10 PM CDT this evening for the following areas In Texas this watch includes 21 counties In southeast Texas
Posted Wed, May 15, 2024
The National Weather Service has issued an Areal Flood Watch due to possible flooding caused by excessive rainfall for Montgomery County. The alert will be active from Thursday afternoon through Friday morning.
Posted Tue, May 14, 2024
The Lone Star Groundwater Conservation District is holding its Groundwater Management Area 14 Joint Planning Committee Meeting today, Tuesday, May 14, at 1:00 p.m. Members of the public are invited to attend in person or watch the meeting virtua...
Posted Fri, May 03, 2024
The Woodlands Farmer's Market will be closed this Saturday, May 4, due to the Insperity Invitational happening right across the street. Please come back to 7 Switchbud Place (Grogan's Mill and S Millbend) on Saturday, May 11, when The Woodlands ...
Posted Thu, May 02, 2024
The National Weather Service in League City has issued a Flash Flood Warning for several areas including Southeastern Montgomery County until 1030 AM CDT.
Posted Fri, Apr 12, 2024
On Saturday, April 20, the annual IRONMAN triathlon will take place. While we've already put out a piece about the need for volunteers and the perks they would receive , there is one area that is in particular need of filling.
Posted Tue, Apr 09, 2024
The National Weather Service has issued Severe Thunderstorm Watch 99 in effect until 7 AM CDT Wednesday for the following areas In
Posted Mon, Apr 08, 2024
The National Weather Service has issued Tornado Watch 90 in effect until 8 PM CDT this evening for the following areas
Posted Mon, Apr 01, 2024
It's time to test your T-Swift knowledge. Brush off any bad blood and get ready to shine like a starlight as you compete to become the ultimate champion of Taylor Swift Trivia at Market Street on Thursday, April 11 from 6:30 - 8:00 p.m. (located...
Posted Fri, Mar 29, 2024
The Woodlands Township will be closed today (Friday, March 29, 2024), in observance of Good Friday. Township offices will resume regular business hours on Monday, April 1, 2024. Trash and recycling services will not be impacted by this holiday c...
Posted Thu, Mar 28, 2024
Here’s a list of churches and houses of worship that are offering services for Good Friday and / or Easter Sunday. All of us at Woodlands Online hope you have an inspirational weekend!
Posted Tue, Mar 26, 2024
The 2024 Run and Done 3.1 sold out as of Tuesday, March 26 at 8 a.m. If you would like to be added to the Waitlist, please click on the following link. Please note this does not guarantee a spot will become available. If and when a registration ...
Posted Mon, Mar 25, 2024
Hey, Taylor Swift fans! Gather your squad, thrown on your favorite merch, and battle to become the ultimate champion of Taylor Swift Trivia at Market Street!
Posted Fri, Mar 22, 2024
There's less than a month to the Shenandoah 50th Anniversary Celebration, April 13 from 4 - 7 p.m. in the Woodforest Bank Stadium parking lot. If you would like to purchase memorabilia --- hats, shirts, sweatshirts --- here's the link!
Posted Thu, Mar 21, 2024
Tonight's Rock the Row comcert with variety band Nick and the Hits has been canceled due to inclement weather.
Posted Thu, Mar 21, 2024
A heads up that any minute now a series of thunderstorms will hit pretty much everybody in The Woodlands area. These storms, lasting on and off all day and evening, are projected to dump about a h alf-inch of rain total by midnight.
Posted Tue, Mar 19, 2024
Today, Tuesday, March 19, marks the start of spring, which came a day or so early this time around due to 2024 being a leap year. Hand in hand with this is the Vernal Equinox; the day in spring where today and tonight will be the exact same leng...
Posted Thu, Mar 14, 2024
A second restaurant in The Woodlands has permanantly shuttered its doors this week. A few days after the announcement that Local Pour was ceasing operations, employees and patrons of Baker St. Pub & Grill were shocked to find the doors locked an...
Posted Tue, Mar 12, 2024
Local Pour, a Hughes Landing mainstay Americana restaurant, has announced that it has closed for business. According to a statement the company made on social media:
Posted Thu, Mar 07, 2024
All of the local school districts covering The Woodlands are going on Spring Break, technically starting this Friday afternoon and running all through next week and weekend. Whether you need to find something for the kiddos to do because you'...
Posted Wed, Mar 06, 2024
Love it or hate it (most of us fall in the latter camp), Daylight Saving Time is right around the corner. This Sunday morning at 2:00 a.m. – also known as “two hours past midnight when you go to bed Saturday night” – our clocks will skip ahead a...
Posted Wed, Mar 06, 2024
Whether you're visiting The Woodlands for Spring Break or you're a local resident looking for a soul-soothing staycation, the Township has some amazing hotels with some special Spring Break deals. Check these two examples out!
Posted Thu, Feb 22, 2024
AT&T has reported that tens of thousands of customers are without cellular phone service; newer models of iPhone have automatically been placed in 'SOS' mode, meaning that, while normal phone service is disrupted, you can still dial 911 and emer...
Posted Mon, Feb 19, 2024
Today, Monday, February 19, is Presidents Day. Here's what's closed today for Woodlanders:
Posted Tue, Jan 30, 2024
Red Cross will back out at the River Plantation site again today (Monday Jan. 30) at 451 River Plantation Drive, Conroe, TX 77302 to continue to distribute supplies to those affected by the flooding. We will be on site from 11 a.m. - 5 p.m. If y...
Posted Mon, Jan 29, 2024
To better reflect current traffic patterns, beginning Monday, January 29, 2024, the 8:00 AM bus from Research Forest Park and Ride will be amended to a departure time of 8:10 AM. For full schedule please visit
Posted Thu, Jan 25, 2024
At 7:45 a.m., Lake Conroe’s lake level is 204.12 ft. msl. and releases are 19435 cfs. There was little rainfall across the watershed overnight and skies are forecasted to clear today. SJRA operators will continue releases gradually getting the l...
Posted Wed, Jan 24, 2024
The regularly scheduled meetings of the Shenandoah Municipal Development District (MDD) and the Shenandoah City Council are canceled for Wednesday, January 24, 2024.
Posted Wed, Jan 24, 2024
The Sam Houston State University Criminal Justice Center will re-open at noon today and in-person classes will resume. Online classes will continue as scheduled.
Posted Tue, Jan 23, 2024
Weather Service Message: Flooding caused by excessive rainfall is possible for a portion of southeast Texas, including the following counties, Brazos, Burleson, Grimes, Houston, Madison, Montgomery, Polk, San Jacinto, Trinity, Walker and Washing...
Posted Mon, Jan 15, 2024
The Woodlands Township has just announced that The Woodlands Express is deploying additional buses for its midday run to accommodate commuters that may wish to return earlier. This includes to the Energy Corridor. Please stay tuned for further u...
Posted Mon, Jan 15, 2024
The City of Shenandoah official X account just released the following statement: NOON CLOSING Due to current road conditions and icing in some areas, City Hall will close at noon today to enable staff to get home and off the roads. We curr...
Posted Mon, Jan 08, 2024
The National Weather Service has issued a TORNADO WARNING fo northeastern Montgomery County until 2:30 p.m. A severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located 12 miles NW of Cleveland, moving northeast at 50 mph.
Posted Thu, Dec 28, 2023
If you're looking for somewhere to celebrate the New Year, we have you covered. Check out the official Woodlands Online New Year's Eve Guide for a comprehensive list of restaurants, venues, and activities you can enjoy this Sunday evening, the l...
Posted Tue, Dec 26, 2023
As of Christmas Day, the City of Shenandoah is experiencing an email outage. Email to and from the city is currently unavailable. If you need to contact the City or staff member, please call and leave a voice message at 281-298-5522. The city ...
Posted Thu, Dec 21, 2023
On Christmas Eve of 1955, as the Cold War was in full frigidity and tensions were high despite the holiday season, the personnel stationed at the Continental Air Defense Command (CONAD) in Colorado Springs, Colorado were hoping for a night of he...
Posted Mon, Dec 04, 2023
A technical error with our mail server accidentally bounced back submissions sent to for the Kids Coloring Contest over the past couple of days. Our crack team of techies rushed to fix the issue, a...
Posted Sun, Dec 03, 2023
No matter what your needs are this holiday season – from picking retailers to shop at, to places serving Christmas dinners, to wintry events, to entertainment and worship services of all types, we have you covered with our Woodlands Online Chri...
Posted Sat, Nov 11, 2023
We regret to inform you that the 3R Recycling Drive Thru Event, which was originally scheduled for Saturday, November 11, 2023, has been postponed due to unfavorable weather conditions. We sincerely apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.
Posted Thu, Nov 02, 2023
Once again, we wrack our brains for the mnemonic of Spring forward, fall back to mark the end of Daylight Saving (not ‘Savings’) Time. This weekend, at 2:00 o’clock in the morning on Sunday, DST goes away once again and we’re back on ‘normal’ time.
Posted Tue, Sep 26, 2023
Here's a list of pumpkin patches in our area – keep checking back as we'll add more when we learn about them!
Posted Thu, Sep 14, 2023
Some of us were gobsmacked to find raindrops on our windshields this morning, and the precipitation may not be done; in fact, it should continue into tomorrow. Better yet, today's high will only be in the mid 80s. And stay tuned, because very so...
Posted Fri, Sep 01, 2023
Trash pickup in The Woodlands remains unaffected for the Labor Day holiday; homes and businesses that are typically schedules with a Monday pickup won't see a change on Labor Day. The only holidays that will affect residential trash and recyclin...
Posted Tue, Aug 29, 2023
The National Weather Service in Houston/Galveston has Issued a Red Flag Warning for Wind and Low Relative Humidity, hhich is in effect from 10am to 8pm CST Wednesday. Montgomery County and The Woodlands area are affected.
Posted Thu, Aug 17, 2023
As a result of the burn ban adopted by the Commissioners Court on August 1 for Montgomery County, fireworks for the Labor Day Weekend in The Woodlands event have been cancelled. This determination was made out of an abundance of caution due to t...
Posted Wed, Aug 16, 2023
Minuteman Press has just announced its brand new website. The site is designed to provide you with a better customer experience as you can browse products, design online, manage orders, and more.
Posted Tue, Aug 15, 2023
The National Weather Service in Houston/galveston has issued a Fire Weather watch for Dangerously Low Relative Humidity, which is in effect for Montgomery County and northern Harris County from now until 9 o'clock this evening
Posted Wed, Aug 09, 2023
This Friday through Sunday, August 11 - 13, is the official Texas Sales Tax Holiday. Texas State Comptroller Glenn Hegar encourages all taxpayers to support Texas businesses while saving money on tax-free purchases of most clothing, footwear...
Posted Fri, Aug 04, 2023
Shenandoah would like to announce the completion of a project in the Construction Zone; this is the Splash Pad Improvement Project at the City Park. The project consisted of improving the drainage and landscaping around the splash pad.
Posted Mon, Jul 31, 2023
Here's your list of the 2023 hurricane names
Posted Mon, Aug 22, 2022
We here at Woodlands Online pride ourselves on providing a safe and convenient way to buy and sell goods online by utilizing the latest in anti-malware, spybot, phishing, spamming, virusware, and ransomware products and processes, but unfortunat...
Posted Mon, Aug 17, 2015
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