Near freezing temps hit SA area


SAN ANTONIO – San Antonio is waking up to near or below freezing temperatures and some light drizzle early Tuesday morning.

KSAT Weather Authority Meteorologist Mike Osterhage says San Antonio International Airport reported light freezing drizzle overnight and commuters need to watch out for ice on elevated roads.

Mike says it will be mostly cloudy this afternoon with a high around 49. There is a a 20 percent chance of rain with a low around 39.

In other parts of the area, light freezing rain and drizzle will be possible Tuesday across portions of the Hill Country and northern areas of South Central Texas.  

The National Weather Service says a slightly enhanced potential for icing could occur between 3 a.m. and 8 a.m. Tuesday, but most of the freezing rain is expected to evaporate as it falls.

The potential for icing is expected to remain north of a line from Langtry to Boerne to La Grange.

Precipitation chances will decrease and temperatures will climb to above freezing across all areas between 10 am and noon. 

Here's a look at school delays as of 5 a.m. Tuesday:

Harper ISD and Blanco ISD delayed classes until 10 a.m. Buses will be delayed two hours for those districts.  

Texas State University in San Marcos will open its campus at 10 a.m. with classes resuming at 11 a.m.

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