Chance of rain expected for New Year's Day

Posted at 4:41 AM, Dec 30, 2019
and last updated 2019-12-30 13:33:40-05

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — Expect cool and dry conditions today, but prepare for a big rain event for New Year's Day.

A southwestern storm will move into Texas beginning on Tuesday night. Expect a chance for significant rain in the Coastal Bend by Wednesday.

We could see 1 to 2 inches of rain through Thursday.

Later in the week, clearing conditions are expected on Friday and into the coming weekend.

Today: Mostly sunny and cool. High 67.

Tuesday: Sunny early, partly cloudy late. High 62.

New Year's Eve: Turning cloudy with light showers after midnight. Low 55.

Wednesday: Showers with significant rain throughout the day. High 65.