KTXS Forecast: A big cool down is on the way mid-week
ABILENE, Texas - Mother nature cranked up the heat this weekend with broken and tied records across parts of the State. That will continue into Sunday with highs topping out in the upper 80s to low 90s.
Winds will be from the southwest and turn to the west as a dryline works across the area, allowing temperatures to spike even higher. Winds will be about 15 mph with some stronger gusts possible. Into the evening, lows will get down to the upper 50s to low 60s.
Monday, a cold front is expected to stall across some of our northern counties. Areas that see a frontal passage will see lower highs for the day. Elsewhere in the Big Country, highs will be in the 80s and 90s once again. Lows will be in the 50s and 60s once again. Skies will be partly cloudy through the day and into the evening.
Tuesday, the front is expected to push through the Big Country, bringing our highs back down. They will range from the mid-60s in northern counties to the low 80s in the southern areas. Winds will shift to the north at 20 mph with stronger gusts likely. Lows overnight will fall to the 30s and 40s, but staying above freezing.
Wednesday, rain chances increase through the day. Cloud cover and rain will keep highs in the 40s through the day. Winds remain from the north at 5 to 10 mph. Rain will move out overnight and lows will be in the mid to upper 30s.
Thursday, skies clear and winds shift back to the south at about 5 to 10 mph. Highs will be in the low to mid-60s.
Friday and Saturday, expect temperatures to warm to near average.
Enjoy the weekend! -MM-