Rusty Garrett here with the weekend outlook:
Warmer-than-normal afternoons are the rule Saturday and Sunday with highs in the upper 80s to near 90! Rain holding off until the middle of next week.
DALLAS (November 25, 2013) Five people died in weather-related accidents in Texas as a wintry storm system moved in, causing more than 30,000 outages and stranding travelers headed out for the Thanksgiving holiday week.
The National Weather Service issued a winter weather advisory effective until midday Monday for Central Texas and the Dallas-Fort Worth area, downgrading a winter storm warning.
The Texas Department of Public Safety says two people died in separate accidents Saturday night on snow-covered roads near Amarillo and Dumas.
Three people were killed in a multivehicle wreck late Friday near Vega.
American Airlines and American Eagle canceled nearly 300 flights Monday, mainly at Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport.
Oncor reported nearly 25,000 customers without power Monday in north and west Texas.
Fewer than a half-dozen outages were reported Monday in Central Texas.
AEP Texas had about 5,400 outages in Marathon, Fort Davis, Marfa and Valentine.