Forecast more >
Heat humidity and pop up showers could return today. With moisture in place, we could see a repeat of the isolated showers and t-storms as we saw yesterday. Highs today will again reach the lower 90's. By Saturday and through the start of next week, we will see the moisture out and hot temps on the rise. Look for mid and upper 90's by Sunday and Monday.
Beaumont-Port Arthur jobless rate drops
KFDM News - The unemployment rate in Beaumont-Port Arthur dropped by nearly a full point in the past year.
According to a Texas Workforce Commission report released today, the jobless rate was nine percent in December, which was down slightly from November. However, it was down by almost one percentage point from December of 2012.
The report indicates the areas with the largest job growth in Southeast Texas are manufacturing and financial services.