Active Week Of Severe Weather Possible Over Portions Of The Plains

Severe thunderstorms will be possible over portions of the Plains each afternoon and evening this week. The main threats with these storms are expected to be large hail, damaging winds, and a few tornadoes. Locally heavy rainfall could pose a risk for some flooding concerns particularly over portions of the Great Plains and Mississippi Valley.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Galveston, Scholes Field (KGLS)

Lat: 29.27°NLon: 94.86°WElev: 7ft.

Partly Cloudy

83°F

28°C

Humidity 85%
Wind Speed S 17 mph
Barometer 30.00 in (1015.7 mb)
Dewpoint 78°F (26°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index93°F (34°C)
Last update 26 May 11:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Galveston TX

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Breezy, with a southeast wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    High: 81 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 78. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    Low: 78 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Windy, with a south wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Windy

    High: 82 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 78. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    Low: 78 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Southeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 77.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 77 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 82.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 76 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: Partly sunny, with a high near 82.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 82 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Breezy, with a southeast wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 78. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Windy, with a south wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 78. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Southeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 77.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 82.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76.
Memorial Day
Partly sunny, with a high near 82.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
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Point Forecast:
Galveston TX
 29.29°N 94.79°W (Elev. 10 ft)
10:14 am CDT May 26, 2016
12pm CDT May 26, 2016-6pm CDT Jun 1, 2016
 
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