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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.
Wind makes fire hard to extinguish
BEAUMONT- Press Release
At 2:16AM, Beaumont Fire Fighter's responded to a report of a home on fire at 2816 Orange. Upon arrival they discovered the front section of the dwelling involved by fire. They conducted operations to control and extinguish the fire, which proved to be difficult do to high winds. One occupant was home at the time of the fire and managed to escape the home unharmed. Red Cross was contacted and is providing assistance to the occupant. The cause of the fire is under investigation. No firefighter's were injured.