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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.

Light Snow Fog/Mist and Windy

37°F

3°C

Humidity 89%
Wind Speed N 30 G 39 mph
Barometer 30.58 in (1035.4 mb)
Dewpoint 34°F (1°C)
Visibility 3.00 mi
Wind Chill24°F (-4°C)
Last update 16 Jan 9:52 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Galveston TX

Winter Storm Warning until January 17, 12:00am
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Winter Storm Warning
  •  
    Winter Storm Warning until January 17, 12:00am

    NOW until
    12:00am Wed

    Winter Storm Warning

  • Today

    Today: Rain likely before 3pm, then snow, freezing rain, and sleet likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 43. Wind chill values between 20 and 25. Windy, with a north wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.  Total daytime snow and sleet accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Windy. Rain
    Likely then
    Wintry Mix
    Likely

    High: 43 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of snow, freezing rain, and sleet before midnight.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 26. Wind chill values between 15 and 20. Windy, with a north wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.  Little or no snow and sleet accumulation expected.

    Windy. Chance
    Wintry Mix
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 26 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 38. Wind chill values between 10 and 20. Breezy, with a north wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy then
    Sunny

    High: 38 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 31. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 31 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 46. East wind around 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 46 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 43 °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 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 57 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Rain likely before 3pm, then snow, freezing rain, and sleet likely. Cloudy, with a high near 43. Wind chill values between 20 and 25. Windy, with a north wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no ice accumulation expected. Total daytime snow and sleet accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tonight
A chance of snow, freezing rain, and sleet before midnight. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 26. Wind chill values between 15 and 20. Windy, with a north wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. Little or no ice accumulation expected. Little or no snow and sleet accumulation expected.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 38. Wind chill values between 10 and 20. Breezy, with a north wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 31. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 46. East wind around 10 mph.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 64.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 50.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 59.
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Point Forecast:
Galveston TX
 29.29°N 94.79°W (Elev. 10 ft)
9:06 am CST Jan 16, 2018
10am CST Jan 16, 2018-6pm CST Jan 22, 2018
 
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