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Temperatures will be a little cooler tonight into Friday as weak surge of cooler air works in from the northeast. No rain is still expected through the weekend with our next opportunity for rain not until Tuesday as a cool front moves through.
Galveston ferry service now open 24/7
GALVESTON BAY - Ferry service between Bolivar and Galveston is now up and running -- day and night and seven days a week following an oil spill on Saturday.
About 170,000 gallons spilled into Galveston Bay when a barge carrying oil hit a ship.
The cleanup will take some time, and travelers should use caution as oily conditions may still exist.
The Coast Guard is increasing efforts to clean oil in several ports because of expected rain that could delay clean up efforts.