First Alert: A Canadian cold front to bring in rain, gusty winds, and much cooler weather

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DEEP EAST TEXAS (KTRE) - We will be rounding out the month of March with some rain showers and a notable dip with our temperatures as a Canadian cold front sets its sights on East Texas tomorrow.

We will keep a 30% chance of rain in the forecast overnight as it remains humid under mostly cloudy skies.  Look for lows to only drop into the middle 60′s.

This warm, muggy weather will be brief, however, as we are tracking a Canadian cold front that will sweep through the Piney Woods tomorrow, bringing in a 60% chance of rain to go along with a big drop in temperatures to put a bow on the month of March.

Temperatures will start off in the muggy 60′s before falling into the 50′s behind the frontal passage as we head through lunchtime and the afternoon hours.  Winds will become gusty, shifting to the north at 15 to 20 mph, gusting to near 30 mph at times during the afternoon hours on Wednesday.

We will then clear out the skies and bring back the sunshine for several days to come as high pressure reigns supreme.  This will lead to cold mornings giving way to cool afternoons from Thursday through Saturday under mostly clear skies.  Morning lows will be in the upper 30′s to lower 40′s with highs in the lower-to-middle 60′s.

Over the Easter weekend, we will have a mix of sun and clouds to go along with seasonally cool and pleasant conditions with daytime highs gradually climbing back into the 70′s for Easter Sunday.

Once we get into next week, southerly winds will start to kick back in, leading to a return to higher humidity levels and an increase in the cloud cover.

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