Northwest Houston, TX during the early morning.
West Houston, TX during the early afternoon.
Northwest Houston, TX during the early night.
Notes: Big to small, mostly bright white with some light to maybe dark grey, thick, puffy, low stratus clouds looked to cover most of and maybe sometimes the whole the sky in northwest and west Houston, TX during the morning, afternoon, evening, and early night. The wind speeds looked to be relatively calm with moderate gusts and maybe some moderately strong gusts in northwest and west Houston, TX during the early morning. The wind speeds looked to be relatively calm with moderate gusts and maybe some moderately heavy gusts in west Houston, TX during the mid and late morning and early afternoon. The wind speeds looked to be moderate with moderately strong to really strong gusts (20-30 mph) in northwest Houston, TX during the afternoon, evening, and early night. The wind speeds looked to be relatively calm with moderate to moderately strong and really strong gusts in northwest Houston, TX during the late night. The wind speeds looked to be relatively calm with moderate to moderately strong gusts with maybe some really strong gusts in west Houston, TX during the evening and early night. It felt warm in northwest and west Houston, TX during the morning, afternoon, evening, and early night. It started to feel cold in northwest Houston, TX during the late night. A line of light to moderately heavy to heavy showers and maybe a few thunderstorms passed through Houston, TX at around 10 pm and was still passing through the Houston, TX area (I think) when the day ended at around 12 am. I witnessed some light rain and drizzle in northwest Houston, TX at around 10 pm. I didn't hear about any flooding, or damages from the showers and maybe isolated thunderstorms.
Notes: It's getting cold again. I hope I'll make it through Monday mornings low of 28 degrees.
Hazardous Weather Outlook
HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX 239 PM CST SAT DEC 17 2016 TXZ200-213-214-226-227-235>238-182045- BRAZORIA-CHAMBERS-FORT BEND-GALVESTON-HARRIS-JACKSON-LIBERTY- MATAGORDA-WHARTON- 239 PM CST SAT DEC 17 2016 THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST TEXAS. .DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME. TONIGHT INTO SUNDAY A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL PUSH THROUGH THE AREA BETWEEN MIDNIGHT AND 3 AM. STRONG GUSTY NORTH WINDS WILL CONTINUE IN THE WAKE THROUGHOUT THE REMAINDER OF THE NIGHT. .DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY BEHIND THE COLD FRONT VERY COLD AIR WILL MOVE INTO THE AREA. TEMPERATURES WILL QUICKLY DROP INTO THE 30S SUNDAY MORNING. FREEZE WARNINGS ARE LIKELY ACROSS THE AREA SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY. .SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT... SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME. $$
Wind AdvisoryURGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX 122 AM CST SUN DEC 18 2016 ...FREEZE WARNING IS IN EFFECT FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST TEXAS FROM 3 AM SUNDAY THROUGH NOON SUNDAY... ...WIND ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FOR A LARGE PORTION OF SOUTHEAST TEXAS FROM MIDNIGHT THROUGH 6 AM SUNDAY...THROUGH 9 AM SUNDAY ALONG THE COAST... .AN VERY COLD AND DRY ARCTIC AIR MASS WILL IMPACT THE REGION BEHIND THE PASSAGE OF A COLD FRONT LAST NIGHT. IN THE WAKE OF THE FRONT...TEMPERATURES WILL RAPIDLY FALL THROUGH THE EARLY SUNDAY MORNING HOURS. THERE WILL BE INLAND COUNTIES THAT FALL TO BELOW FREEZING BY SUNRISE. SUNDAY MORNING LOW TEMPERATURES WILL RANGE FROM THE UPPER 20S TO NEAR OR SLIGHTLY BELOW FREEZING FOR A FEW HOURS ACROSS THE SOUTHEAST TEXAS FORECAST AREA. STRONG NORTH WINDS WILL BEGIN THIS EVENING OVER THE FAR NORTHERN TIER COUNTIES. STRENGTHENED NORTHERLIES FOLLOWING THE FRONT WILL SPREAD INTO THE CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN FORECAST AREA THROUGH THE OVERNIGHT PRE DAWN SUNDAY MORNING HOURS. NORTH WINDS BETWEEN 20 TO 30 MPH...WITH GUSTS IN EXCESS OF 30 MPH...WILL OCCUR OVER THE ADVISORY AREA THROUGH THE DAYTIME SUNDAY MORNING HOURS. WIND CHILL READINGS IN THE UPPER TEENS TO LOWER 20S OVER THE NORTHERN HALF OF THE FORECAST AREA...MIDDLE 20S CLOSER TO THE COAST...WILL OCCUR DURING THE DAYTIME SUNDAY MORNING HOURS. TXZ213-181500- /O.CAN.KHGX.FZ.W.0003.161218T0900Z-161218T1800Z/ /O.CON.KHGX.WI.Y.0014.000000T0000Z-161218T1500Z/ HARRIS- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HOUSTON...HUMBLE...KATY...PASADENA... TOMBALL 122 AM CST SUN DEC 18 2016 ...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST THIS MORNING... ...FREEZE WARNING IS CANCELLED... THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN HOUSTON/GALVESTON HAS CANCELLED THE FREEZE WARNING. WHILE VERY COLD AIR WILL BE MOVING INTO THE REGION TEMPERATURES ARE EXPECTED TO HOVER AT OR JUST ABOVE FREEZING FOR ONLY AN HOUR OR TWO IN ISOLATED AREAS. A MORE WIDESPREAD FREEZE WILL BE POSSIBLE MONDAY MORNING AND A FREEZE WARNING WILL LIKELY BE NEEDED MONDAY MORNING. * EVENT...A STRONG COLD FRONT HAS PUSHED THROUGH SOUTHEAST TEXAS. IN THE FRONTS WAKE...VERY COLD AIR WILL MOVE INTO THE AREA WITH STRONG AND GUSTY NORTH WINDS. STRONG NORTH WINDS WILL LOWER WIND CHILL READINGS INTO THE TEENS ACROSS OUR FAR NORTHERN COUNTIES...LOW TO MIDDLE 20 WIND CHILLS OVER THE SOUTHERN HALF OF THE FORECAST AREA. * TIMING...WINDY CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH LATE MORNING HOURS TODAY. * IMPACT...LEVATED ROADWAYS WILL BE SUBJECT TO STRONG GUSTY NORTH WINDS THAT MAY MAKE DRIVING HAZARDOUS. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A FREEZE WARNING MEANS SUB-FREEZING TEMPERATURES ARE IMMINENT OR HIGHLY LIKELY. THESE CONDITIONS MAY KILL SENSITIVE VEGETATION. PROTECT PEOPLE...PETS...AND PLANTS FROM THE COLD. IF OUTSIDE... DRESS APPROPRIATELY IN KEEPING YOUR BODY WARM...ESPECIALLY YOUR HEAD. DRIVERS OF VANS...CAMPERS...TRAILERS...AND OTHER HIGH-PROFILE VEHICLES SHOULD BE ALERT TO THE DANGER OF THESE WINDS... ESPECIALLY WHEN DRIVING ALONG EAST TO WEST ORIENTED ROADS. DRIVERS OF VANS...CAMPERS...TRAILERS...AND OTHER HIGH-PROFILE VEHICLES SHOULD BE ALERT TO THE DANGER OF THESE WINDS... ESPECIALLY WHEN DRIVING ALONG EAST TO WEST ORIENTED ROADS. && $$
Special Weather StatementSPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT National Weather Service HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX 107 PM CST Sat Dec 17 2016 TXZ163-164-176>179-195>200-210>214-226-227-235>238-181630- Houston-Trinity-Madison-Walker-San Jacinto-Polk-Burleson-Brazos- Washington-Grimes-Montgomery-Liberty-Colorado-Austin-Waller- Harris-Chambers-Wharton-Fort Bend-Jackson-Matagorda-Brazoria- Galveston- Including the cities of...Crockett...Trinity...Groveton... Madisonville...Huntsville...Shepherd...Coldspring...Livingston... Corrigan...Onalaska...Caldwell...Lake Somerville... College Station...Bryan...Brenham...Navasota...The Woodlands... Conroe...Willis...Liberty...Cleveland...Dayton...Columbus... Eagle Lake...Weimar...Sealy...Bellville...Hempstead... Prairie View...Brookshire...Houston...Pasadena...Katy...Tomball... Humble...Winnie...Mont Belvieu...Anahuac...El Campo...Wharton... Pierce...Sugar Land...Missouri City...Richmond...Rosenberg... Edna...Bay City...Palacios...Pearland...Lake Jackson...Alvin... Angleton...Freeport...League City...Texas City...Friendswood... Galveston 107 PM CST Sat Dec 17 2016 ...MUCH COLDER TEMPERATURES EXPECTED LATE TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY... A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL CROSS SOUTHEAST TEXAS BETWEEN 10 PM TONIGHT AND 4 AM SUNDAY MORNING. MUCH COLDER AIR WILL SURGE INTO SOUTHEAST TEXAS IN THE WAKE OF THE FRONT AND TEMPERATURES WILL FALL BELOW FREEZING NORTH OF A COLUMBUS TO TOMBALL TO LIVINGSTON LINE BY 4 AM SUNDAY MORNING AND NOT WARM BACK ABOVE FREEING UNTIL 10 AM SUNDAY MORNING. A FREEZE WARNING WILL BE IN EFFECT FOR A LARGE PORTION OF SOUTHEAST TEXAS WITH ONLY THE COASTAL COUNTIES SPARED FROM SUB FREEZING TEMPERATURES EARLY SUNDAY. HIGH TEMPERATURES ON SUNDAY WILL STRUGGLE TO WARM INTO THE UPPER 30S. WIND CHILL VALUES OR APPARENT TEMPERATURE VALUES WILL FALL INTO THE TEENS NORTH OF A COLUMBUS TO HUNTSVILLE TO GROVETON LINE AND INTO THE 20S OVER THE REMAINDER OF SOUTHEAST TEXAS BY EARLY SUNDAY. WIND CHILL VALUES WILL LIKELY REMAIN IN THE 20S OVER THE NORTHERN HALF OF THE REGION ALL DAY SUNDAY AND STRUGGLE TO REACH THE MID 30S CLOSER TO THE COAST. AS HIGH PRESSURE SETTLES OVER THE SOUTHERN PLAINS SUNDAY NIGHT...EVEN COLDER TEMPERATURES ARE EXPECTED. TEMPERATURES BY 6 AM MONDAY WILL FALL BELOW 25 DEGREES NORTH OF A BRENHAM TO LIVINGSTON LINE. A HARD FREEZE WARNING WILL LIKELY BE ISSUED FOR SUNDAY NIGHT AND EARLY MONDAY MORNING NORTH OF A BRENHAM TO LIVINGSTON LINE. TEMPERATURES COULD BE NEAR OR BELOW 25 DEGREES FOR ABOUT SIX HOURS. A FREEZE WARNING IS ALSO EXPECTED TO BE ISSUED FOR THE COASTAL COUNTIES OF SOUTHEAST TEXAS FOR LATE SUNDAY NIGHT INTO MONDAY AS EVEN COASTAL COMMUNITIES COULD BRIEFLY FALL BELOW FREEZING FOR A FEW HOURS...ESPECIALLY OVER INLAND PORTIONS OF THE COASTAL COUNTIES. ALTHOUGH WINDS WILL RELAX A BIT MONDAY COMPARED TO SUNDAY...THE COMBINATION OF THE WIND AND COLDER TEMPERATURES WILL PRODUCE WIND CHILL VALUES NEAR 10 DEGREES NORTH OF A BRENHAM TO LIVINGSTON LINE AND INTO THE TEENS AND LOWER 20S CLOSER TO THE COAST. A WIND CHILL ADVISORY MAY BE REQUIRED FOR THE NORTHERN THIRD OF SOUTHEAST TEXAS EARLY MONDAY MORNING. HIGH TEMPERATURES ON MONDAY WILL ONLY WARM INTO THE LOWER AND MIDDLE 40S. COLD TEMPERATURES WILL LINGER THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING WITH MORNING LOW TEMPERATURES ONCE AGAIN FALLING TO BELOW FREEZING OVER A LARGE PART OF THE REGION. A SLOW WARM UP IN TEMPERATURES WILL BEGIN TUESDAY WITH HIGHS NEAR 60 DEGREES BY WEDNESDAY. $$