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A weak surge of cooler air is working into our area from the northeast with lows expected to fall into the lower 50's in most areas by daybreak. Dry weather should continue this weekend with a slow warming trend.
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.