Heavy rain and thunderstorms from the central Gulf Coast to Southeast U.S. early this week

Thunderstorms with heavy rain are expected from eastern TX across the Lower Miss. Valley to the Southeast U.S. on Monday. This rain could lead to flash flooding. Some of the thunderstorms could be severe in this area, producing damaging wind and tornadoes. Meanwhile, heavy rain will also spread into the Northwest U.S., with heavy snow in the higher elevations of the Cascades and northern Rockies. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Galveston, Scholes Field (KGLS)

Lat: 29.27°NLon: 94.86°WElev: 7ft.

Fog/Mist

56°F

13°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed W 9 G 21 mph
Barometer 29.74 in (1007.1 mb)
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility 1.00 mi
Last update 5 Dec 3:52 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Galveston TX

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 40 percent chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a steady temperature around 56. Northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Chance Rain

    High: 56 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 55. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    Low: 55 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 69. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 58. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 58 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 67. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 50 percent chance of rain, mainly after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Breezy.

    Slight Chance
    Rain then
    Chance Rain
    and Breezy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of rain before noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. Windy.

    Windy. Chance
    Rain then
    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 50 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Windy.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Windy
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 48.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 48 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 40 percent chance of rain. Cloudy, with a steady temperature around 56. Northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 55. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 69. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 58. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast after midnight.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 67. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of rain, mainly after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Breezy.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of rain before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. Windy.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Windy.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 48.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 46.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 63.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Monday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68.
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Point Forecast:
Galveston TX
 29.29°N 94.79°W (Elev. 10 ft)
3:43 pm CST Dec 5, 2016
4pm CST Dec 5, 2016-6pm CST Dec 12, 2016
 
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