Good Thursday Morning East Texas. A hot day is in store for East Texas. This afternoon we will see partly sunny skies with highs reaching the middle to upper 90s. Heat index values will be over 100 degrees this afternoon with southeasterly winds between 5 and 10 miles per hour. Tonight will be partly cloudy and warm. Lows will drop into the middle 70s. For Friday we will see partly sunny skies and hot temperatures again. There is a slight chance of thunderstorms late. Highs will reach the middle to upper 90s once again.