Weather Talk

Showers & storms this weekend, continuing through Monday

A gloomy, rainy, and stormy weekend looks likely for East Texas. This week, we’ve seen some warm and humid weather. Our warmest day was Tuesday, with the upper high over Texas.
National Weather Service warns of Super Tyhpoon Vongfong

National Weather Service warns of Super Tyhpoon Vongfong

A spectacular visible satellite image of Super Typhoon Vongfong in the western Pacific was captured by the National Weather Service on Tuesday.

Storm cleared, but now East Texans are clearing damage

Grab your leaf blowers East Texas!  If you didn't hear Thursday night's storm, chances are you heard about it. The storm has cleared, but now East Texans are clearing up the damage.
Updated: Severe WX threat Thursday evening & Friday early morning

Updated: Severe WX threat Thursday evening & Friday early morning

Thursday Night Update: Our 7PM model data has come in and is now suggesting that the timing of the storms will be earlier in the evening.
Storms Thursday night; potential for storms to be strong or severe

Storms Thursday night; potential for storms to be strong or severe

In my previous blog post, I mentioned that we could see the potential for storms to become strong or severe on Thursday. Recent model data is supporting that theory.
Summer-Like WX returns, then a blast of fall next weekend

Summer-Like WX returns, then a blast of fall next weekend

We have big changes coming to our area by late this week!
Weather Talk: Heavy rains across Texas this week

Weather Talk: Heavy rains across Texas this week

Hurricane Odile slammed into the Baja California region on Monday. Heavy rainfall has impacted the Baja region earlier this week. Over the last few days, this system has drawn lots of moisture into the desert southwest and into Texas.
Fall weather today & possible records

Fall weather today & possible records

We've been on a roller coaster ride over the last 5 days for temperatures in East Texas. We began the week with highs peaking in the middle and upper 90s.
Cooler air coming; heavy storms possible south

Cooler air coming; heavy storms possible south

Good Friday! We’re continuing to track the secondary cold front that is moving toward East Texas. Here is the 12PM analysis of the secondary cold front.
WX Update: Cooler air noticeable Friday; Heavy rain possible south

WX Update: Cooler air noticeable Friday; Heavy rain possible south

THURSDAY LATE EVENING UPDATE: We had some good rain today in northern and central areas. The cold front has stalled Thursday night along a line from Shreveport to Nacogdoches and just north of College Station.
Storm Threat Saturday: Latest Information

Storm Threat Saturday: Latest Information

This morning, we did see a few spotty showers over our northeastern counties between 8:30AM and 10:30AM.

Tracking storms for Saturday & cooler WX late next week

There is a rain and storm threat in the forecast for your Saturday. This is associated with a cold front that will bring in some lower temperatures for a few days. Let’s talk the details.
Weekend WX details & much cooler WX coming

Weekend WX details & much cooler WX coming

This week has been a hot and humid week for East Texas. We have been on above average for high temperatures the past five days. Here were the highs for Tyler. Today’s (Thursday) high temperature for Tyler has been 96°.
Updated: Heaviest Rain Shifting East

Updated: Heaviest Rain Shifting East

FRIDAY PM UPDATE: Good afternoon. I wanted to provide a brief update for the rain chances on Saturday. As mentioned in yesterday’s post, the models were beginning to push the bulk of heavy rainfall to our east.