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Very Cold with Snow and Ice Across the Central & Eastern States; Turning Unsettled in the Northwest

Well below normal temperatures, bitterly cold wind chills, and another round of snow and ice will impact the central and eastern U.S. through at least Tuesday. Wintry precipitation will extend as far south as Texas and Louisiana. Meanwhile, rain and wind will return to the Pacific Northwest, with locally heavy precipitation by mid-week. Read More >

Current conditions at

Galveston, Scholes Field (KGLS)

Lat: 29.27°NLon: 94.86°WElev: 7ft.

Overcast and Windy

40°F

4°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed N 33 G 43 mph
Barometer 30.47 in (1031.9 mb)
Dewpoint 38°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill28°F (-2°C)
Last update 16 Jan 6:52 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Galveston, Scholes Field TX

Winter Weather Advisory until January 17, 12:00am
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Winter Weather Advisory
  •  
    Winter Weather Advisory until January 17, 12:00am

    NOW until
    12:00am Wed

    Winter Weather Advisory

  • Today

    Today: Rain likely, mainly between 9am and 3pm.  Cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 34 by 2pm. Windy, with a north wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely
    and Windy

    High: 44 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of rain before midnight, then a slight chance of freezing rain and sleet.  Cloudy, with a low around 28. Wind chill values between 15 and 20. Blustery, with a north wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.  Little or no sleet accumulation expected.

    Blustery.
    Chance Rain
    then Slight
    Chance Wintry
    Mix

    Low: 28 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 39. Wind chill values between 15 and 25. Breezy, with a northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 39 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 34. Northeast wind around 15 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 34 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47. East wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 47 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 44.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 44 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 60 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 56 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Rain likely, mainly between 9am and 3pm. Cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 34 by 2pm. Windy, with a north wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tonight
A chance of rain before midnight, then a slight chance of freezing rain and sleet. Cloudy, with a low around 28. Wind chill values between 15 and 20. Blustery, with a north wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. Little or no ice accumulation expected. Little or no sleet accumulation expected.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 39. Wind chill values between 15 and 25. Breezy, with a northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 34. Northeast wind around 15 mph.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47. East wind 10 to 15 mph.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 44.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 64.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 64.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 48.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 58.
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Point Forecast:
Galveston, Scholes Field TX
 29.27°N 94.87°W (Elev. 3 ft)
2:31 pm CST Jan 15, 2018
7am CST Jan 16, 2018-6pm CST Jan 22, 2018
 
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