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Severe weather threat continues and flash flooding returns to portions of the Plains Thursday

The severe weather threat will continue over portions of the Plains on Thursday. Large hail and damaging winds are the primary threats. Moderate to heavy rain will also be possible, mainly across the southern Plains, returning the flash flood threat to an area with already saturated soils.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Galveston, Scholes Field (KGLS)

Lat: 29.27°NLon: 94.86°WElev: 7ft.

Fair

78°F

26°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed SE 9 mph
Barometer 30.08 in (1018.6 mb)
Dewpoint 74°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 27 May 10:52 pm CDT

Detailed Forecast

Rest Of Tonight
Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 70s. Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
Thursday
Partly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s. Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 70s. Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
Friday
Partly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s. Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 70s. Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday
Partly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy in the evening then becoming mostly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 70s.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 80s.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 70s inland...in the mid 70s coast.
Monday
Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 70s inland...in the mid 70s coast.
Tuesday
Partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning...then a 30 percent chance in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 80s.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 70s.
Wednesday
Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s.
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902 PM CDT WED MAY 27 2015
 
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