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Local Weather

Current Conditions:
Cloudy, 77 F

Mon - Partly Cloudy. High: 90 Low: 73
Tue - Partly Cloudy. High: 89 Low: 73
Wed - Scattered Thunderstorms. High: 85 Low: 73
Thu - PM Thunderstorms. High: 85 Low: 72
Fri - Scattered Thunderstorms. High: 83 Low: 72

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TxDOT announces closures

txdotlogo_WebPHARR — Officials with the Texas Department of Transportation said it was preparing to close parts of the expressway to prepare for the sleet and snow coming into the region on Thursday.

TxDOT will be closing US 83 Expressway from the Hidalgo/Cameron County line east to Harlingen and US 77/83 from Harlingen south to Brownsville. The process to close the expressway will take approximately until noon. It will remain closed until further notice, officials said.

TxDOT is closing the US 77/83 Interchange in Harlingen.

Crews will also be spreading fine gravel mix at the Queen Isabelle Memorial Bridge.

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