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Increasing Risk for Flash and River Flooding Through the Weekend

A storm system will track across the central U.S. and set the stage for severe thunderstorms and widespread heavy rainfall through the weekend. There will be a threat for flash and river flooding for portions of the Southern Plains into the Upper Midwest. Read More >

Current conditions at

Galveston, Scholes Field (KGLS)

Lat: 29.27°NLon: 94.86°WElev: 7ft.

Fog/Mist

79°F

26°C

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed SE 18 mph
Barometer 29.71 in (1006.1 mb)
Dewpoint 77°F (25°C)
Visibility 6.00 mi
Heat Index83°F (28°C)
Last update 29 Apr 2:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Galveston, Scholes Field TX

Coastal Flood Advisory April 29, 04:00am until April 29, 12:00pm
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Coastal Flood Advisory
  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Areas of fog.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 78. Windy, with a southeast wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers and
    Areas Fog

    Low: 78 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Areas of fog before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Windy, with a southeast wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Areas Fog

    High: 84 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am.  Low around 66. Windy, with a southeast wind around 25 mph becoming east after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Windy. Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 77. Breezy, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    High: 77 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Clear, with a low around 64. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 64 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 77.

    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Clear, with a low around 69.

    Clear

    Low: 69 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 81.

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 20 percent chance of showers. Areas of fog. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 78. Windy, with a southeast wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Areas of fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Windy, with a southeast wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Low around 66. Windy, with a southeast wind around 25 mph becoming east after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 77. Breezy, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Sunday Night
Clear, with a low around 64. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 77.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around 69.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 81.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 82.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Breezy.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 65. Breezy.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 77. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
Galveston, Scholes Field TX
 29.27°N 94.87°W (Elev. 3 ft)
9:14 pm CDT Apr 28, 2017
3am CDT Apr 29, 2017-6pm CDT May 5, 2017
 
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