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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Galveston, Scholes Field (KGLS)

Lat: 29.27°NLon: 94.86°WElev: 7ft.

Overcast

57°F

14°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed N 9 mph
Barometer 30.12 in (1019.9 mb)
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 17 Dec 9:52 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Galveston TX

  • Today

    Today: A 20 percent chance of showers before noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Cloudy

    High: 63 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers after midnight.  Areas of fog after midnight.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 60. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Cloudy then
    Chance
    Showers and
    Areas Fog

    Low: 60 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Areas of fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 69. East wind around 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Areas Fog

    High: 69 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after midnight.  Areas of fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 65. Southeast wind around 10 mph.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Areas Fog

    Low: 65 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Areas of fog.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. South wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Areas Fog

    High: 72 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers.  Areas of fog before midnight.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Areas Fog
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 61 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 62.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 62 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of rain.  Partly sunny, with a high near 71.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    High: 71 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 20 percent chance of showers before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers after midnight. Areas of fog after midnight. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 60. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Areas of fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 69. East wind around 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after midnight. Areas of fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 65. Southeast wind around 10 mph.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Areas of fog. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. South wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers. Areas of fog before midnight. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 71.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 61.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Breezy.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
Galveston TX
 29.29°N 94.79°W (Elev. 10 ft)
9:28 am CST Dec 17, 2017
10am CST Dec 17, 2017-6pm CST Dec 23, 2017
 
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