Active Week Of Severe Weather Over Portions Of The Plains

Severe thunderstorms will occur portions of the Plains each afternoon and evening this week. The main threats with these storms are expected to be large hail, damaging winds, and a few tornadoes. Locally heavy rainfall will pose a risk for flooding concerns, particularly over portions of the southern Plains and Mississippi Valley.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Galveston, Scholes Field (KGLS)

Lat: 29.27°NLon: 94.86°WElev: 7ft.

Light Rain

80°F

27°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed SE 17 mph
Barometer 29.84 in (1010.4 mb)
Dewpoint 77°F (25°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index86°F (30°C)
Last update 27 May 7:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Galveston TX

  • Today

    Today: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Windy, with a south wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely and
    Windy

    High: 83 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 78. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    Low: 78 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Southeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 78 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 76 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 83.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 76 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Windy, with a south wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 78. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Southeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76.
Memorial Day
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83.
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Point Forecast:
Galveston TX
 29.29°N 94.79°W (Elev. 10 ft)
7:29 am CDT May 27, 2016
8am CDT May 27, 2016-6pm CDT Jun 2, 2016
 
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