UPDATE: EAST TEXAS (KYTX) - Year-to-date in 2013, East Texas is within 1 inch either side of normal rainfall, and there is more rain in the forecast over the next 7 days.
Showers and thunderstorms will continue this evening before decreasing by midnight to a slight chance of showers overnight. Winds will go from southeasterly tonight to southwesterly Thursday afternoon and northerly Thursday evening. Speeds will be 5 to 10 mph.There will be another slight chance of showers and thunderstorms Thursday afternoon and evening.
Friday looks partly cloudy as does Saturday until late in the afternoon when an approaching cold front will bring a good chance of showers and thunderstorms Saturday night and Sunday. A slight chance of showers will continue through the first couple of days next week as cooler temperatures roll in.
High temperatures will be in the mid 60s to low 70s through the weekend. Lows will be in the mid 40s to mid 50s. Highs will be in the mid 50s to near 60 degrees Monday through Wednesday with lows in the low to mid 40s.
EAST TEXAS (KYTX) - Be sure to pack your rain gear today! There is a 40-50% chance of scattered showers/thunderstorms this afternoon and evening. Rain should end around midnight. Highs today around 67. The next cold front should enter East Texas tomorrow afternoon bringing with it another round of rain and thunderstorms.