HOUSTON –- The Houston area will remain warm and muggy on Thursday as the chance for scattered showers continues until a cool front moves through this weekend.
There’s a 30-percent chance for rain Thursday with a forecast high of 90 degrees. Friday will also be warm with a slight chance for rain.
Saturday and Sunday the chance for rain jumps as a cool front moves through.
The cool front will leave us with with early-morning temperatures Sunday in the upper-50s and daytime highs in the low-80s.
We’re keeping an eye on two tropical systems: Tropical Storm Karen formed early Thursday in the Gulf of Mexico. It's not expected to impact Texas, but over the weekend it could make landfall as a hurricane anywhere from Louisiana to Florida. It will be a big rain maker in Louisiana and eastward.
Also, Tropical Depression Jerry continues to move northeast in the Atlantic. It is weakening and will not affect the U.S.
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