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Heavy Rains and Associated Flooding Across the Plains This Weekend

A slow-moving weather system with abundant moisture will bring heavy rainfall across portions of the Central and Southern Plains Saturday. Soils in the region are already saturated from recent rainfall, so flash flooding and river flooding is likely. Meanwhile, below normal temperatures settle over the northeast, with freeze warnings across much of New England into Saturday.
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Current conditions at

Galveston, Scholes Field (KGLS)

Lat: 29.27°NLon: 94.86°WElev: 7ft.

Partly Cloudy

79°F

26°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed SE 14 mph
Barometer 30.11 in (1019.7 mb)
Dewpoint 76°F (24°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index83°F (28°C)
Last update 23 May 6:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Port Bolivar TX

  • Today

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 83 °F

  • Tonight

    Heavy Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Heavy
    Rain

    Low: 78 °F

  • Sunday

    Heavy Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Heavy
    Rain

    High: 83 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Heavy Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Heavy
    Rain

    Low: 76 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Heavy Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Heavy
    Rain

    High: 82 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 76 °F

  • Tuesday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 82 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 77 °F

  • Wednesday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 84 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 30 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.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 78. Breezy, with a southeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Cloudy, with a high near 83. Windy, with a south wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Cloudy, with a low around 76. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Memorial Day
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Breezy, with a southeast wind 15 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 78.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 78.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 85.
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Point Forecast:
Port Bolivar TX
 29.5°N 94.58°W (Elev. 3 ft)
1:20 am CDT May 23, 2015
8am CDT May 23, 2015-6pm CDT May 29, 2015
 
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