Houston Forecast: Severe weather possible Friday evening


by KHOU.com staff


Posted on May 9, 2014 at 4:33 PM

Updated Friday, May 9 at 11:03 PM

HOUSTON -- Storms and rain over Central Texas could lead to showers in the Houston area later this evening, according to KHOU 11 News Meteorologist Brooks Garner.

A Severe Thunderstorm Warning was in effect until 4:15 p.m. Friday evening for Grimes, Montgomery, Waller, and Washington counties.

There's an 80-percent chance for rain this evening. Even without the rain, it'll be very muggy and humid.

“Severe weather will make its way to the Houston around 6 p.m. then it will dissipate,” said Garner."There is a possibility for flooding and frequent lightning."

Saturday there's a 20-percent chance for rain with even warmer daytime temps.

It will be sunnier on Mother's Day with warm daytime temperatures, but there's still a slight chance for scattered showers.

Monday and Tuesday the chance for scattered rain returns.

Next week we will get a nice little drop in the temps. We'll be in the low-80s Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday with overnight lows in the low-60s.

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