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LIVE BLOG: Cold rain hits South Texas but most winter weather stays away

Here is everything you need to know about the current weather conditions.

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — The Coastal Bend is waking up to cold rain and even some wintry precipitation in the area. 

This blog will be updated often to reflect new information that we receive.

6:35 a.m. 

Brandon Schaff gives us another look at Harbor Bridge conditions this morning. Traffic is flowing smoothly. 

6:20 a.m. 

Rickey Dailey with TxDOT said crews worked around the clock for the chance of icy conditions on area roadways. No roads in the area have been closed, or are expected to be closed at any time this morning. 

6:00 a.m.

Mariah Gallegos said the window of opportunity for temperatures to reach freezing and cause icy conditions on roadways has passed.  

RELATED: Corpus Christi dodges freezing temperatures, icy road conditions

5:50 a.m.

The National Weather Service has canceled the winter-related storm warnings for across the Coastal Bend. 

***545 AM Update: The Winter Storm Warning, Freeze Warning and Wind Chill Advisory have been canceled*** A few winter...

Posted by US National Weather Service Corpus Christi Texas on Friday, January 21, 2022

5:45 a.m. 

3News Anchor/Reporter Brian Burns has an update from Robstown where the county has opened a warming shelter for residents. 

5:30 a.m.

3News Reporter Brandon Scaff has a live report from near the Harbor Bridge as cold rain continues to fall in the area. 

5:05 a.m.

Rain is falling across much of the Coastal Bend. Corpus Christi has not hit freezing temperatures, but areas in Brooks County are seeing temperatures under 32 degrees and precipitation falling in the area. 

According to drivetexas.org, there are no road closures in the area at this time.

Roads are wet, though, so drive safe.

4:00 a.m.

Mariah Gallegos gives an update and takes questions about the current forecast. 

Posted by Mariah Gallegos on Friday, January 21, 2022