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Sunday, January 25, 2015 - 8:15pm

Weather Talk

Rain continues tonight, could end as wintry mix Friday AM

The rain will continue again late tonight and be coming to an end by Friday afternoon. Yesterday, I mentioned that we could have a chance of seeing some wintry weather (mainly in the form of wet snow flakes).
A rainy Thursday for East Texas

A rainy Thursday for East Texas

As I looked outside my apartment window late Wednesday afternoon, I watched the skies became gloomy again. I then think to myself why the fabulous, spring-like weather had to go away (I know you’re likely having similar thoughts)!
Clouds through Thursday AM, then the sunshine/warmer temperatures return

Clouds through Thursday AM, then the sunshine/warmer temperatures return

The gloomy weather has been the talker for the last few weeks. Many of you are just waiting for Thursday to arrive—as that is the day we will begin to see more sunshine.
Rain ending by mid-afternoon; cloudy & cold

Rain ending by mid-afternoon; cloudy & cold

Sunday 10AM Update: Rain will be decreasing over ETX by late morning and early afternoon.  Temperatures held close to freezing overnight, but no one bas below 32°.
Mainly rain with light mix for Saturday night & Sunday AM

Mainly rain with light mix for Saturday night & Sunday AM

As we look ahead to the Saturday evening/Sunday morning wintry mix potential, it still appears that the best chance will be north of Tyler and Longview.

Weekend wx update; more rain than wintry weather

I have newer model data for the two chances of wintry weather in East Texas.
Wednesday’s update for this weekend's wintry weather potential

Wednesday’s update for this weekend's wintry weather potential

As we have stressed over the past few days, the overall potential for winter weather would continue to change. Today, it has lived up to its name.
Updating wintry precipitation threat that begins Friday

Updating wintry precipitation threat that begins Friday

We’re gearing up for the potential for a wintry mess this weekend. I will follow the same format I did yesterday with this blog post.
It's getting colder this week, & wintry precipitation by Friday

It's getting colder this week, & wintry precipitation by Friday

Wow! Our weather is about to change in a significant way this week for East Texas. As we’ve told you, another shot of arctic air will settle into ETX by Wednesday and Thursday.
Arctic cold, times two this week

Arctic cold, times two this week

The rain is long gone. The sun finally peaked through the clouds late Saturday afternoon. You know, the last time we had full sunshine was Christmas Day.
Rain will ramp up tonight, end by mid-morning

Rain will ramp up tonight, end by mid-morning

We will see the precipitation increase over the coming hours. Some moderate to heavy rainfall will be possible.
Tracking precipitation & temperatures tonight

Tracking precipitation & temperatures tonight

Good evening. Here is the latest update on our wintry precipitation chance for tonight.
Updated look at wintry precipitation chance for Thursday

Updated look at wintry precipitation chance for Thursday

Today, the blog post will not be as long. Here is the overall summary as we go into Thursday morning:
Explaining wintry precipitation chance for January 1st

Explaining wintry precipitation chance for January 1st

As we begin 2015, it could start out with a brief period of wintry precipitation.
Traveling for the holidays, we have you covered

Traveling for the holidays, we have you covered

We at KETK want to wish you a safe travels this holiday season. To help you along your holiday adventures, we have some tools to share with you.