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Another round of heavy rain moving through portions of SE Texas today. Some heavy showers and thunderstorms were as far north as China and Nome this morning. By this evening most of the rain will start to move out. Highs today will reach the mid 80's. Our coverage of showers goes down to 50% for Friday with highs in the upper 80's.
Weather could cause issues for homeowners
While the cold is already being blamed for costly plumbing repairs.... the bigger problems may come once it begins to thaw.
One plumber says even well intentioned homeowners could be facing hundreds in repair bills when dripping outdoor faucets freeze.
He recommends investing a few dollars on faucet covers instead.
Experts also caution homeowners to keep a close ear for the sound of running water in the walls or moisture in unexpected places.