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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.
Riverfest boat races in Port Neches on Saturday and Sunday
PORT NECHES - Riverfest is bringing an economic boost and plenty of visitors to the city of Port Neches.
This weekend, the racing boats take center stage in the Thunder on the Neches event.
On Friday, racers did test runs preparing for some serious racing on the Neches River this weekend at Riverfest.
Some of the boats reach speeds around 120 miles per hour.
This is the 13th year the tour has stopped in Port Neches. With it being the first stop on the circuit, the drivers are eager to race.
Riverfest runs through Sunday, May 4. The boat racing starts around noon for the finals.