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Sunrise Weather (3/1) Rain Likely Today

Temperatures Dropping by this Afternoon

    Today: Cloudy skies and cool with rain showers likely. High: 70 in the morning, and then falling into the mid 50's by 5pm. Rain chance 70%. Winds: N 10 -…

Texas jail inmates hungry, shivering during unusual freeze

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — When an unusually heavy winter storm blanketed much of Texas with snow, knocking out electricity to millions of homes and leaving many struggling to find clean water, one sector of the population was particularly vulnerable: inmates at the state’s largest county jail.

White House climate czar to AP: Texas storm 'a wake-up call'

WASHINGTON (AP) — The deadly winter storm that caused widespread power outages in Texas and other states is a “wake-up call” for the United States to build energy systems and other infrastructure that are more reliable and resilient in the face of extreme-weather events linked to climate change, President Joe Biden's national climate adviser says.

Sunrise Weather (2/26) Rain Chances Continue

A bit cooler next week

    Today: Cloudy skies with scattered rain showers. High: 70. Winds: SE 10 mph. Rain chance 30%. Tonight: Cloudy skies with scattered rain showers. Low: 66. Winds: SE 10 mph. Rain…

Another chance for fog, mist, drizzle

VICTORIA, Texas- This evening, we'll have another round of mist, drizzle, fog later tonight. Lows headed for the upper 60s. On Friday, Cloudy skies will continue with isolated showers. Highs…

Sunrise Weather (2/25) Rain chances today

Warm temperatures to continue

  Today: Cloudy skies with scattered rain showers. High: 73. Winds: ENE 10 mph. Rain chance 40%. Tonight: Cloudy skies scattered rain showers with areas of fog. Low: 60. Winds: NE 10…

Top board leaders resign after deadly Texas power outages

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Top board leaders of Texas’ embattled power grid operator said Tuesday they will resign following outrage over more than 4 million customers losing electricity last week during a deadly winter storm, including many whose frigid homes lacked heat for days in subfreezing temperatures.

States rush to catch up on delayed vaccines, expand access

HOUSTON (AP) — A giant vaccination center is opening in Houston to administer 126,000 coronavirus doses in the next three weeks. Nevada health officials are working overtime to distribute delayed shots. And Rhode Island is rescheduling appointments after a vaccine shipment failed to arrive as scheduled earlier in the week.