And it’s freezing. Literally. According to khou.com, the thermometer in Houston stood at 32F (0C) at 7 am this morning.
Yesterday, a trace of snow/sleet was reported around 10 a.m. at Bush Intercontinental Airport.
It was the earliest snowfall ever observed in Houston — and not just by a day or two but by 10 days!
Houston’s previous earliest trace snow was November 23rd, 1979, the National Weather Service said in a tweet.
With temperatures in the upper 30s, nothing is accumulating, said Molly Merrifield, a meteorologist at the National Weather Service in League City.