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Heavy Rain, Local Flooding Along the Central Gulf Coast

A slow moving front will provide the focus for heavy rain and local flooding from the Texas Gulf Coast to the Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama coasts today. The front will shift to the Florida Panhandle and Southeast Tuesday. Severe storms are possible in west Texas, while record warm temperatures spread across the west. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Galveston, Scholes Field (KGLS)

Lat: 29.27°NLon: 94.86°WElev: 7ft.

A Few Clouds

82°F

28°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed S 8 mph
Barometer 29.90 in (1012.5 mb)
Dewpoint 75°F (24°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index89°F (32°C)
Last update 22 May 2:52 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Galveston TX

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  High near 79. Breezy, with a south wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Breezy

    High: 79 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7pm.  Low around 72. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming north after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 80. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 80. North wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Clear, with a low around 73.

    Clear

    Low: 73 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 82.

    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 77.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 77 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 83 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. High near 79. Breezy, with a south wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7pm. Low around 72. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming north after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 80. North wind 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
Clear, with a low around 73.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 82.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 77.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 79.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 79.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84.
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Point Forecast:
Galveston TX
 29.29°N 94.79°W (Elev. 10 ft)
3:28 pm CDT May 22, 2017
3pm CDT May 22, 2017-6pm CDT May 28, 2017
 
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