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Severe weather possible across parts of Plains, Ohio Valley and mid-Atlantic to New England

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms Wednesday afternoon and evening across parts of the central and southern Plains, the Ohio Valley and the mid-Atlantic into New England. Damaging winds and large hail will be the main threats, with an isolated risk of tornadoes across parts of the central and southern Plains.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Galveston, Scholes Field (KGLS)

Lat: 29.27°NLon: 94.86°WElev: 7ft.

Fair

78°F

26°C

Humidity 85%
Wind Speed SE 10 mph
Barometer 30.04 in (1017.3 mb)
Dewpoint 73°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 28 May 2:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Galveston TX

  • This
    Afternoon

    Partly Sunny

    Partly
    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Tonight

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 77 °FRising Temperatures

  • Thursday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 84 °FFalling Temperatures

  • Thursday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 77 °FRising Temperatures

  • Friday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 84 °FFalling Temperatures

  • Friday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 76 °F

  • Saturday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 83 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 75 °F

  • Sunday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 83 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Southeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a temperature rising to around 84 by 2am. Southeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a temperature falling to around 77 by 2pm. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a temperature rising to around 84 by 2am. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a temperature falling to around 76 by 3pm. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 75.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
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Point Forecast:
Galveston TX
 29.29°N 94.79°W (Elev. 10 ft)
1:20 am CDT May 28, 2015
12pm CDT May 27, 2015-6pm CDT Jun 2, 2015
 
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