Breezy and cool overnight, Mild Monday

LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) -High clouds will continue across West Texas through the overnight hours.

Gusty west winds continue with overnight lows in the middle to upper 30’s. A few areas could remain in the 40’s. Winds become west at 15 to 20 mph through daybreak.

A few sprinkles or light showers are possible early, followed by clearing skies Monday morning.

Monday looks sunny and mild despite a Pacific frontal boundary moving across the area. Highs end up in the middle to upper 60’s with a few 70’s possible. West winds will be gusty at 15 to 20 mph with gusts over 30 mph expected across the region. Patchy blowing dust is possible during the afternoon hours.

Clear skies continue Monday night with low temperatures in the lower to middle 30’s. A few 20’s are possible across the northern and western South Plains. Winds become northerly behind a stronger cold front overnight.

Tuesday should become mostly sunny, breezy and much cooler. Daytime highs top out in the lower to middle 50’s. North winds average 10 to 20 mph Tuesday.

A hard freeze is expected Tuesday night with lows in the middle 20’s for the Lubbock area.

Showers are possible by Thursday as a West Coast storm system tracks across the country. Models are still not handling this feature with certainty.

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