Cold front on the way! Ian strengthens in the Caribbean

Cooler mornings are on the way for this week

Gobs of sunshine for the entire week with cooler and comfortable mornings

Monday’s Forecast:

A cool front will push through on Monday bringing a shot of cooler air moving in from the Upper Plains. While it will take a day or so to really feel the effects, we’ll see plenty of sunshine and low 90s versus upper 90s for highs.

Slightly cooler air coming by Monday

10-day Forecast:

A cool front moves through southeast Texas Monday. Morning temperatures lower to the 60s with highs mostly in the lower 90s next week.

Gobs of sunshine for the entire week with cooler and comfortable mornings

Tropical Storm Ian Strengthening:

Tropical Storm Ian is expected to undergo rapid intensification in the next 48 hours to become a major category 4 hurricane. The latest update on Tropical Storm Ian has sustained winds of 50 mph. It is moving WNW at 14 mph and moving into favorable conditions for strengthening.

Ian will intensify quickly into a major hurricane this week

The forecast for Ian still has landfall in Florida. Ian is forecast to be a major category 3 hurricane when it makes landfall, likely between Tampa and Panama City. This storm will bring heavy rainfall, large storm surge, and dangerous winds over 100mph. The timing for landfall right now looks to be overnight Thursday into Friday.

Ian could bring up to almost of foot of rain in some areas

Make sure you have our Hurricane Tracker App for updates on this system and others that form in the tropics.

About the Authors:

Two-time Emmy award winning meteorologist and recipient of the 2022 American Meteorological Society’s award for Excellence in Science Reporting by a Broadcast Meteorologist.

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