Clear & Cold Tonight For Santa's Arrival...Scat. Frost Overnight...Sunny & Warmer Christmas Day...Rain Returns Late Friday.
11:15 PM WEDNESDAY UPDATE;
EAST TEXAS FORECAST DETAILS:
OVERNIGHT Clear and cold with scattered frost by morning...Lows at daybreak will range from 26-30 in some rural low spots to 32-35 in the downtown areas of the bigger cities....Winds West, becoming South 0-5 mph.
CHRISTMAS DAY: Sunny, becoming breezy and much milder by afternoon...High 60....Winds South, increasing to 15-20 mph during the afternoon.
CHRISTMAS NIGHT: Increasing clouds, windy and not as cold...Low 48...Winds S 10-20 mph.
FRIDAY: Mostly cloudy and continued mild with a chance (40%) of a few showers by late afternoon or evening...High near 62...Winds S 10-20 mph.
SATURDAY: Cloudy and turning colder with periods of rain and possibly a brief thunderstorm...Rain chances: 70%....Temperatures will fall from near 57 early in the morning to near 47 by late afternoon...Winds North 15 mph.
SUNDAY: Rain ending in the morning (60%), otherwise cloudy and cold....Low 40, High 48...Wind NNE 10 mph
MONDAY: Mostly cloudy and cool...Low 38, High 54...Winds ESE 10 mph.
TUESDAY: Cloudy and turning colder with periods of rain (60%)...Temperatures will fall from near 46 in the morning to near 40 by late afternoon...Winds ENE 10 mph.
WEDNESDAY (NEW YEAR'S EVE): Rain changing to freezing rain and sleet (40%)....Temperatures will fall from near 34 early in the morning to 28 during the afternoon...Winds North, increasing to 15-20 mph.