Look for really good rain chances Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday with some heavy rain. Another disturbance looks probable for late week, thus we’ll keep the rain chances at least 40% for now.
EAST TEXAS WEATHER FORECAST:
TODAY: Showers and thunderstorms likely (80% or greater). Rain can be heavy at times. Continued mild. High 82. Winds: South, Southwest at 10 mph.
TONIGHT: Area showers continue, with rain increasing toward Tuesday. Low: 72. Winds: E/SE 5-10 mph.
TUESDAY: Rain and thunderstorms very likely, and it will be heavy at times. Rain amounts just from Tuesday could be in the 1-3 inch range, especially northern counties. High: 83. Winds: ESE 10 mph.
WEDNESDAY: A mixture of clouds and sun. More scattered thunderstorms, mainly in the afternoon. Rain chance at 60%. Low: 72. High: 85. Winds: SE 10 mph.
THURSDAY: Mostly cloudy with a 40% chance of afternoon and evening thunderstorms. Low: 73. High: 89. Winds: S 10 mph.
FRIDAY: Partly cloudy and warmer. A 30% chance of showers in the afternoon, mostly in the northern counties. Low: 73-75. High: 89-93. Winds: South/Southwest 10 mph.
SATURDAY: A 30% chance of thunderstorms. Partly to mostly cloudy. Low: 75. High: 92. Winds: SW 5-10 mph.
SUNDAY: A 40% chance of thunderstorms with an approaching cold front. Low: 73. High: 89. Winds: West, becoming North 5-10 mph.