Dangerous heat and humidity from the central U.S. to East Coast this weekend

Hot and very humid conditions will push the heat index to well over 100 degrees across a large portion of the central and eastern U.S. Excessive Heat Warnings and Heat Advisories are in effect for much of the Plains, Miss. Valley, Midwest, Ohio Valley, Mid-Atlantic and southern states. Be very cautious if you must do outdoor activities in these areas during the afternoon and evening this weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Galveston, Scholes Field (KGLS)

Lat: 29.27°NLon: 94.86°WElev: 7ft.

Partly Cloudy

85°F

29°C

Humidity 80%
Wind Speed SW 5 mph
Barometer 29.97 in (1014.8 mb)
Dewpoint 78°F (26°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index97°F (36°C)
Last update 24 Jul 7:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Galveston TX

  • Today

    Today: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 105. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 83. South wind around 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 83 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 8am and 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 89. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 89 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 82. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 82 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 8am and 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87. South wind 5 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 87 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 83.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 83 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 90.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 83.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 83 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 105. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 83. South wind around 10 mph.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 8am and 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 89. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 82. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 8am and 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87. South wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 83.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 90.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 83.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 83.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 83.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.
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Point Forecast:
Galveston TX
 29.29°N 94.79°W (Elev. 10 ft)
4:43 am CDT Jul 24, 2016
8am CDT Jul 24, 2016-6pm CDT Jul 30, 2016
 
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