More Black Ice and a Hazardous Morning Commute !
December 10th 2013 11:00 pm
Monday … behind the Cold Front we started off near 22 with Brisk North-Northeast winds 15-20 mph. Then under Mostly Cloudy skies we struggled to warm up to 32 degrees for an afternoon High.
Overnight into Tuesday … skies Cleared, and with very Dry Air at the Surface … Temps dropped into the Teens.
Tuesday morning all of Texoma woke up to Temperatures in the Single Digits ansd Teens …everything was Frozen with an Icy Glaze and Black Ice. But under Sunny skies we had a fast Warm up …by Tuesday afternoon we were in the mid 30s and enjoying the start of the “Big Thaw !”
Wednesday ... another Cold Start with morning Lows 18-26 as another Cold Front rolls thru ushering in more Cool, Dry Air ! Under Sunny skies our winds will swing from South to North at 10-15 mph ... and again afternoon Highs warm to Above Freezing with Highs pushing 39.
Wednesday night … anything that melted and did not evaporate during the day will Re-Freeze … sorry.
Thursday … the morning starts off Sunny and a cold 20 degrees. And once again by afternoon we will warm above freezing for a High of 40. This will mark the end of our sub freezing cold snap !
Then Overnight into Friday … the atmosphere becomes humid and unstable with Showers and potential Freezing Rain as temps drop to 32 degrees.
Friday … the Freezing Rain transitions to a Cold Rain as we continue warm up into the mid 40s. Our winds will be South-Southwest at 20-30 mph.
Saturday … Cold Rain lingers into the early morning hours as morning Lows level off near 38 degrees. By early morning another Front passes by switching our winds from Southwest to North as skies start to clear. Expect a high near 43.
Sunday, Monday and Tuesday … under sunny skies morning Low will Warm from 28 Sunday to 34 on Tuesday … with afternoon Highs reaching into the upper 40s and low 50s.
Drive carefully Tomorrow morning … you will not be able to avoid the ICY Roads. But you can take heart because “ The Big Thaw” continues tomorrow afternoon.
Your Winter Weather Authority – News 12