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Dangerous Winter Storm over the Northern Plains, Severe Weather in the southeast U.S.

A significant winter storm will bring heavy snow and blizzard conditions over portions of the northern Plains, primarily North Dakota through Tuesday. Snowfall amounts could reach one foot leading to dangerous travel conditions. Strong winds and very cold temperatures will also yield sub zero wind chill readings. Over the southeast U.S, strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible on Tuesday. Read More >

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Last Map Update: Tue, Dec. 6, 2016 at 12:05:09 pm CST

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Southwest winds and sunny skies will lead to much warmer conditions this afternoon with highs in the lower 80s for most areas. Get out there and enjoy it before clouds move back in tomorrow ahead of a strong cold front. Have a great day!
Much better weather is expected along the coast today with sunny skies and temperatures warming into the upper 70s. The rip current risk is low today, however, rip currents can often develop, especially in the vicinity of the South Padre Island Jetties. Have a great day!
A strong cold front to surge through the Lower Texas coast late Wednesday into early Thursday morning. Strong north winds rapidly increase with gale conditions developing shortly after the frontal passage. Sustained winds of around 30 knots are anticipated with frequent gusts of 35 to 40 knots. Seas will build steadily exceeding 10 feet shortly before Noon approaching 14 feet during the afternoon. Hazardous marine conditions to persist through Thursday evening. Gale conditions may develop over the Laguna Thursday but are not anticipated to be as frequent at this time.
Enjoy the warm temperatures today before another strong cold front moves through early on Thursday. Temperatures will drop into the 30s for many areas Friday morning with wind chills even lower, so prepare your heavier jackets before heading to work or school. Rain chances will increase on Thursday with strong northeasterly winds with gusts up to 35 mph. Conditions will improve by the end of the weekend with temperatures warming back up in the 70s.
Brownsville: Yesterday's high temperature was 8 degrees below normal and the low was 5 degrees below normal. The record high temperature of 94 degrees was set in 1977 and the record low temperature of 26 degrees was set in 1886. A trace of rainfall was reported at Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport. The daily rainfall record of 1.19 inches was set in 1944. Harlingen: Yesterday's high temperature was 8 degrees below normal and the low was 2 degrees below normal. The record high temperature of 90 degrees was set in 1942 and the record low temperature of 29 degrees was set in 1009. 0.03 inches of rainfall was reported at Valley International Airport. The daily rainfall record of 1.20 inches was set in 1944. McAllen: Yesterday's high temperature was 7 degrees below normal and the low was 3 degrees below normal. The record high temperature of 96 degrees was set in 1977 and the record low temperature of 33 degrees was set in 2009. 0.01 inches of rainfall was reported at McAllen Miller International Airport . The daily rainfall record of 0.26 inches was set in 1992.

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