10:00 am – Sunday, February 26th, 2017
Our brief cold snap is over … and big warming trend is underway ! While Sunday morning frosty Lows dipped into the 20s & 30s … the dry air that made that possible is now warming up fast into the 60s. Afternoon skies turn mostly cloudy, windy and warmer … with the return of evening showers and rain. Monday dry air and southwesterly winds return as the warming trend continues into the 70s.
Today … we will start off in the 30s and mostly sunny ... then throughout the day … increasing cloudiness becoming mostly cloudy by afternoon. Winds will be South 15-25 mph as moisture returns out of the Gulf. Afternoon Highs will be warmer near 63. By late Afternoon cumulus clouds and showers will move along the Red River from Greenville to Paris and east.
Tonight … Showers and Rain will back build across Texoma from southeast to northwest. We will have a 40% chance of rain … so parts of Texoma northwest of Interstate 35 likely may miss out on the rain. Overnight winds will continue from the South 10-20 mph as morning lows only fall to near 50.
Monday … we start off with Showers and Rain moving off to our east into the Ark-La-Tex. Throughout the day skies will slowly clear as South-Southwest winds 15-25 mph … warm Texoma back into the Low 70s … well above normal ... near 73.
Overnight into Tuesday … with despite mostly clearing skies and steady South winds 10-20 mph will keep temps from falling … morning Lows will much warmer near 58.
Tuesday … plan on warm South-Southwest winds 20-30 mph … an isolated pop up shower and Highs near 78.
Overnight into Wednesday … a fast approaching upper air disturbance triggers showers and thunderstorms … winds will be from the South 15-25 mph. Morning Lows will be rain cooler near 52.
Wednesday … a Pacific Cold Front pushes across Texoma. Winds will be gusty flipping from the Southwest to the North 25-35 mph. Afternoon skies will be partly cloudy as temps will struggle to warm 10 degrees to reach a High of 62.
Overnight into Thursday … winds go near calm and temps tumble again with the risk of more patchy morning Frost. Plan on morning Lows in the low to mid-30s.
Thursday … with drier air in place across Texoma we will warm up fast. Skies will be mostly sunny with East breezes 5-15 mph and afternoon Highs near 64.
Overnight into Friday … winds turn Southeast 5-15 mph and morning Lows warm up a bit to near 38.
Friday … Skies will return to mostly sunny with South-Southeast winds 15-20 mph as High Pressure moves away to our east. Temps will be noticeably warmer with afternoon Highs near 66.
Saturday … winds swing South 20-30 mph as an upper air disturbance approaches the Gulf Coast. Increasing Gulf moisture from this disturbance will turn Texoma skies Mostly Sunny to Partly Cloudy as Highs drop a degree to 65.
Our next chance for meaningful rain will be Tuesday night into Wednesday as another fast moving disturbance arrives from the west. These storms could be marginally severe.
News 12 - Your Winter Weather Authority
|Lake Texoma Temp||50|
|Grayson County Airport Observed High||51|
|Grayson County Airport Observed Low||40|
|Rain: Sherman-Denison (KXII-TV)||0.00|
|Ardmore Observed Low||38|
|SunRise||February 27, 2017: 6:57 a.m.|
|SunSet||February 26, 2017: 6:21 p.m.|