The weather in the Killeen, Texas area lately has been unpredictable. Some days it might be nice and toasty outside, hot enough to even wear a pair of shorts, and some days if you don’t bring the heaviest jacket out you might find yourself catching a small cold.

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A MASSIVE COLD FRONT IS ON ITS WAY TO CENTRAL TEXAS

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But that’s Central Texas for you. The weather here changes quicker than a girlfriend with a bad attitude.

According to KXAN, there’s a powerful storm brewing that could leave snow all over the Midwest and Northern Plains this Friday. What does that have to do with us here in the Killeen-Temple area? Well, it could bring the first freeze of the season to our area.

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The freeze is expected to be light, with lows in the low 30s. That's not so bad really, but it still counts as a freeze and you should still take precautions like wrapping your pipes and dripping your faucets. Also be prepared for people to drive like maniacs on our local roads.

It doesn't look like the ice will stick around very long at all, but there could be showers. Plus we'll have colder days following the front, so be prepared to bundle up.

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When Will All This Start?

The cold front is supposed to hit our area anywhere between 7 AM to 2 PM Friday, November 11. So if you were waiting for the perfect time to put those snow boots on, or maybe even your favorite sweatpants, this coming weekend should definitely be the most appropriate time to wear those things make sure you stay safe out there.

It's about to get cold around here!

 

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