Sunshine will warm us to near 70

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) -- Now that the sky has cleared out and high pressure is moving overhead, temperatures will quickly warm to near 70 Wednesday afternoon with low humidity.

Thursday morning will remain chilly with temperatures starting off in the 40s. You'll want a heavy jacket if you're out and about before 8 a.m.

We're expecting a mostly sunny sky to warm temperatures into the 70s Thursday afternoon.

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How long will we see this sunshine?
We'll continue to see abundant sunshine through Thursday. We are expecting more clouds and a slight chance of rain on Friday as our next weak cool front moves in.

When is our next rain chance?
Rain chances return on Friday as our next weak cool front moves in. Right now it is only a 30% chance so a few scattered showers will be possible, but widespread rain is not anticipated.

How is the weekend shaping up?
The front blowing in Friday should usher in seasonal temperatures and gorgeous weather for the weekend. Saturday looks partly cloudy with lows in the 50s and highs near 70. Sunday will start colder in the 40s, but a nearly sunny sky will push afternoon highs back toward 70.

Southeast Texas
Harris County

Galveston County
Montgomery/Walker/San Jacinto/Polk/Grimes Counties
Fort Bend/Wharton/Colorado Counties
Brazoria/Matagorda Counties
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