Warm and damp today

Published on Wednesday, 2 April 2014 00:26 - Written by

Today will be mostly cloudy with some light drizzle and patchy fog this morning, and a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms this afternoon and tonight. Highs today and Thursday will be near 80 degrees. A strong upper air low pressure system, which reached the west coast on Tuesday, will be over Texas and Oklahoma on Thursday. It will combine with the dry line and a cold front to put East Texas within a slight risk for severe storms.

including large hail, damaging winds and a few tornadoes. The weekend will be 10 to 15 degrees cooler with another chance of showers and thunderstorms Saturday night and Sunday.