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A slow warming trend will begin in our area over the weekend into early next week with dry weather expected. Our next chance for showers and thunderstorms will begin around Wednesday as the next cold front nears.
Galveston ferryboats shut down; Marine ship fuel oil spills into the gulf
KFDM News - Galveston ferryboats aren't running Saturday evening due to a collision earlier today in the ship channel.
Marine ship fuel oil spilled into the waterway and crews are working to clean up the spill.
The tank that spilled was holding 168,000 gallons, but it's unclear at this time how much actually spilled into the water.
The collision occurred around 12:30 Saturday afternoon.
Stay with KFDM News for updates on this story.