Amazing weather ahead for Houston—except for Saturday

A weak cool front passed through Houston this morning, and it will bring a very pleasant end to the work week. We’re still looking at mixed conditions on Saturday, however, followed by a pretty nice second half to the weekend. Thursday and Friday The front will knock temperatures down by a few degrees, and will […]

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Lots of gorgeous spring weather ahead, but Saturday a damp squib

Houston’s weather will remain quiet, and mostly spring-like, until the arrival of a cold front this weekend brings a healthy chance of storms to the region. We’ll focus on that possibility in this forecast. Wednesday Highs today will be in the low 80s, with ample cloud cover as moisture streams into the region. Some (almost […]

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Warming up now, but the weekend looks pretty meh for Houston

After what can only really be described as absolute perfection on Monday, Houston’s weather will turn a little windier, a little warmer, a little more humid, and by the end of the week more stormier. Still, all things considered with summer looming, this should be a pretty fine spring week. Tuesday Following a chilly start, […]

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A mostly sunny week for Houston, but storms may return Saturday

Houston won’t reach record lows this morning (38 degrees, set in 1983), but for mid-April it is quite cold out, with upper 30s north of the city in places like Conroe and Cleveland, and mid- to upper-40s across most of the rest of the region except for coastal areas. I feel confident in writing that […]

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Sunday morning will probably be Houston’s coldest until November

Overall, the forecast remains pretty much the same. We’re watching for the possibility of storms on Friday night with the passage of a pretty robust cold front, and then looking for several days of really pleasant spring-time weather. Thursday The story for today will be winds. Onshore breezes will ramp up to 10 to 20 […]

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Severe storms possible Friday night, pleasant thereafter for Houston

It’s chilly across Houston this morning, with lows ranging from about the lower 40s up north in Conroe to the mid-50s near the coast. After this morning, we’ll enter a warming trend with rising moisture levels that will set the stage for thunderstorms and potentially some severe weather later on Friday and Saturday morning. Wednesday […]

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Storms possible Friday night before an exceptional Spring weekend

When the clock struck 2:10pm on Monday, Houston’s temperature rose from 59 to 61 degrees at Bush Intercontinental Airport. Thus ended a streak of 51 hours of temperatures below 60 degrees, which Matt notes is the region’s longest streak of sub-60 degree weather in April since Houston went 61 straight hours from April 6-9, 2007. But […]

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A spectacular mid-week for Houston, but storms may return Friday

Well, that was certainly a chilly weekend for April, with cold, gray conditions for most of Saturday and Sunday—but at least the rain ended early on Saturday for most. It appears as though next weekend will be cooler as well, but we should have lots of sunshine instead of mostly sunny skies. Monday Like on […]

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Brief storms possible again Friday night in Houston

Good morning. Our weather remains one of a battle between cool fronts and the onshore flow, and as a result we’ll see intermittent periods of nice weather broken by the possibility of storms. Thursday It’s a bit chilly across the Houston area this morning, with most of the region having fallen into the 50s. However, […]

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Pleasant and mostly dry in Houston before another cool front Friday night

Some severe thunderstorms rumbled through Houston during the overnight hours, bringing some scattered reports of hail and damaging winds (a private airplane hangar was damaged at Hobby Airport). While the light show was impressive, rain totals were modest, with most of the region getting 0.25 to 1.0 inch of rainfall. In the wake of Tuesday […]

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