Heavy Rain In The Plains; Poor Air Quality Out West

A slow moving weather system in the central U.S. will bring locally heavy rain to much of the Plains this weekend. Isolated flash flooding is possible in this area. Meanwhile, smoke from ongoing wildfires will continue to cause poor air quality across much of the interior West, although fire weather conditions are generally improving in this region. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Galveston, Scholes Field (KGLS)

Lat: 29.27°NLon: 94.86°WElev: 7ft.

Partly Cloudy

84°F

29°C

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed S 12 mph
Barometer 30.05 in (1017.5 mb)
Dewpoint 78°F (26°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index95°F (35°C)
Last update 18 Aug 1:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Galveston TX

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly clear, with a low around 82. South wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 82 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 89 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 82. South wind around 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 82 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 89 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 83. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 83 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 82.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 82 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 80.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 80 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a low around 82. South wind around 10 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 82. South wind around 10 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 83. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 82.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 80.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 80.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 81.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
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Point Forecast:
Galveston TX
 29.29°N 94.79°W (Elev. 10 ft)
8:28 pm CDT Aug 17, 2018
1am CDT Aug 18, 2018-6pm CDT Aug 24, 2018
 
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