Sunny skies won’t last over Houston as rain drops weekend temperatures – Chron

We hate to be the bearer of bad news, but Thursday’s sunny skies and pleasant temperatures won’t make it to the weekend, meteorologists predict.

Houstonians can enjoy partly cloudy skies with a high of 75 degrees Thursday until Friday, when a 20 percent chance of showers kicks off nonstop chances of precipitation until at least Monday, according to the National Weather Service.

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The high Friday will be around 77 degrees.

Rain chances dissipate overnight Friday. However, NWS predicts a 40 percent chance of thunderstorms Saturday with a high near 78 degrees.

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NWS says there is a 50 percent chance of showers Saturday night and Sunday, with a high Sunday of 60 degrees. Temperatures will dip to the upper-40s Sunday night with a 20 percent chance of showers through Monday.

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