Colder weather on the way

LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) - A secondary surge of colder air arrives Sunday night and Monday with a chance of light wintry precipitation Monday night and Tuesday.

Models are suggesting a chance of snow late Monday night and Tuesday. Snowfall is not a guarantee at this time, but we will continue tracking this potential winter weather event early next week.

In the meantime, we can expect dust to settle across the area overnight. Low temperatures fall into the upper 20’s and lower 30’s for the immediate Lubbock area.

Wind chill values drop into the teens and 20’s by daybreak Sunday although wind speeds will settle down quite a bit.

Partly sunny skies are in the forecast Sunday with highs in the 50’s. Winds briefly return to the southwest, but another surge of cold air arrives Sunday night with lows in the 20’s.

Highs Monday remain in the 30’s and 40’s.

A slight chance of rain and snow is in the forecast Monday night. Snow chances increase Tuesday with highs in the 20’s and 30’s.

At the moment, all models are showing less than an inch of snow for the Lubbock area, if it happens at all.

Heaviest totals appear to focus on the Panhandle region.

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