As of 6:28 AM temperatures were ranging from the middle 60’s to the middle 70’s under clear skies. There is a light SE wind.
Tuesday will be very similar to Monday as seasonable and dry weather returns. Cloud cover will increase in the afternoon. It will be mainly sunny with light east winds. Far eastern areas may see a few isolated rain showers. Most of us will stay dry.
Wednesday and Thursday will see an increase in cloud cover along with a chance for rain showers and thunderstorms. The best chance is Thursday. The humidity will also increase as tropical moisture moves in from the gulf. The best chance for rain will be in the eastern Big Country and Heartland. This is all due to Tropical Storm Laura which is forecast to strengthen into a category 3 Hurricane before making landfall somewhere near western Louisiana and eastern Texas during the Wednesday-Thursday time frame.
High pressure moves in Friday as temperatures jump up to the triple digits. The weekend will be dry along with a continuation of the hundred degree high temperatures.
Rain and storm chances move in Monday night along with an approaching cold front.
Today: Mostly Sunny. High Temperature: 96° Winds: E 5-10 MPH
Tonight: Mostly Clear. Low Temperature: 71° Winds: E 5-10 MPH
Wednesday: Mostly Sunny. 10% Rain showers and thunderstorms. High Temperature: 96° Winds: ENE 5-10 MPH
Thursday: Partly Sunny. 20% Rain showers and thunderstorms. High Temperature: 95° Winds: ENE 5-10 MPH
Friday: Sunny. High Temperature: 103° Winds: S 10-15 MPH
Saturday: Sunny. High Temperature: 101° Winds: S 5-10 MPH
Sunday: Sunny. Breezy. High Temperature: 100° Winds: S 10-15 G25 MPH
Monday: Mostly Sunny. Breezy. High Temperature: 101° Winds: S 15-20 G25 MPH
Average High Temperature: 93°
Average Low Temperature: 71°
Sunrise: 7:10 A.M.
Sunset: 8:11 P.M.
Meteorologist Zach Gilday