HOUSTON –- The Houston area will remain warm and muggy on Thursday evening as the chance for scattered showers disappears until a cool front moves through this weekend.
The 30-percent chance for rain on Thursday will dissipate after sunset, and temps will be in the low-70s overnight.
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 early-morning temperatures Sunday in the upper-50s and daytime highs in the low-80s.
“It will be a huge change compared to what we had around these parts for the last five months,” said KHOU 11 news Meteorologist Brooks Garner.
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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