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Flags in New Jersey will fly half staff Saturday

Coming up on Good Morning East Texas...

Flags across New Jersey will fly at half staff Saturday, to honor late singer Whitney Houston. We'll take a look at plans for the weekend funeral and the ongoing investigation into her sudden death. Click here for more information and slideshows.

Plus, A simple mistake at a courthouse leads to a traumatic experience for a Canadian man that is deaf, can't speak and needs a breathing tube...and it was all caught on tape. We'll have that story coming up in the 6 o'clock hour.

And Storm Tracker 7 Meteorologist Grant Dade is keeping an eye on some storms moving into our area over the weekend. He tells us...

Our Saturday storm system is a little stronger than forecast yesterday and this is sending rain showers into the area about 18 hours early.  Expect a few scattered showers today with highs in the upper 50s to lower 60s.  Tonight though tomorrow morning heavy rain and thunderstorms can be expected.  Lows tonight will be in the upper 40s to near 50 degrees.  Highs Saturday will reach the lower to middle 50s.  We'll see if Sunday will dry out for us on Good Morning East Texas. Check out the current radar image here.

Have a great weekend!

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