10:00 am Sunday - February 14th, 2016
It’s a three day Holiday weekend that started with a Sunny Saturday, a Cloudy & Damp Valentine’s Day, followed by a President’s Day … with rain ending early, Clearing Skies and the beginning of a Spring-Like Warming Trend !
Sunday, Valentine’s Day … a Low Pressure system has pushed into North Texas for a visit. The morning started off Cloudy, Windy and Warm … as temps hovered in the Low 50s ... warm considering the Normal High is 56 today. This afternoon Showers and Light Rain will develop. Winds will be from the South 15-25 mph full of Gulf Moisture. Even though Afternoon Highs will reach 63 … with the Wind, Clouds and Showers, it will feel cool, humid and a tad chilly.
Sunday Evening, Valentine’s Date Night … will be Cool & Damp with Temperatures in the low 50s. Overnight into Monday Morning … the scattered showers and rain will end as the Low passes to our Southeast. Winds will spin to the North 5-15 mph as Morning Lows only drop to near 46.
Monday … we start off Mostly Cloudy … as Winds turn Northwest 10-20 mph and Drier Air filters into Texoma. Skies will become Partly Cloudy and then Mostly Sunny by late Afternoon and Highs reach 67.
Tuesday … the Big Warm Up begins. Winds turn West-Northwest 15-20 mph … blowing and warming as it travels downslope … from the high plains of west Texas & Oklahoma. Under Mostly Sunny skies, Temps will jump 26 degrees … from Morning Lows near 44 to Afternoon Highs near 70.
Wednesday … winds swing South 15-25 mph and under Sunny skies we will warm to an Unseasonably Warm 71.
Thursday … Mostly Sunny and even warmer with Highs near 74 … as winds turn South-South 20-35 mph, ahead of our next Pacific Front.
Friday … ahead of the Pacific Front … skies become Partly Cloudy and our winds spin to the Southwest 15-25 mph. Before the Evening Front pushes through … Afternoon Highs will spike … averaging 75 degrees.
Friday Night into Saturday … the weak dry Front pushes into Texoma and our Winds turn North 5-15 mph. Morning Lows will drop back down to near 48.
Saturday … skies will be Mostly Sunny and Winds will swing from North in the morning … to Southeast 5-15 mph by Afternoon. Highs will only be slightly cooler near 68.
Today under Cloudy, Windy and sometimes Rainy skies, remember as we celebrate "Our Special Valentine" ... it's not about the Weather ... but how we work to stay together !
Winter Weather Authority/News 12