Heavy Rain and Mountain Snow For the West Coast; Lake Effect Snow in the Great Lakes

A series of Pacific storms will deliver multiple rounds of heavy rain and mountain snow Wednesday into the Thanksgiving holiday weekend. There is an elevated concern for flash flooding, mudslides and debris flows near wildfire burn scars in California. A weak storm system will cross the Great Lakes Wednesday with accumulating Lake Effect snow. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Galveston, Scholes Field (KGLS)

Lat: 29.27°NLon: 94.86°WElev: 7ft.

Fair

56°F

13°C

Humidity 75%
Wind Speed N 8 mph
Barometer 30.29 in (1025.6 mb)
Dewpoint 48°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Nov 6:52 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Galveston TX

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 52. Northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 52 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers after noon.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 59. Northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 59 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 53 °F

  • Thanksgiving
    Day

    Thanksgiving Day: A 20 percent chance of showers before noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 61. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 61 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. East wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 69 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Clear, with a low around 52. Northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers after noon. Increasing clouds, with a high near 59. Northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Thanksgiving Day
A 20 percent chance of showers before noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 61. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. East wind around 10 mph.
Friday
A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. Breezy.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. Breezy.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 59. Breezy.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 57.
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Point Forecast:
Galveston TX
 29.29°N 94.79°W (Elev. 10 ft)
2:43 pm CST Nov 20, 2018
7pm CST Nov 20, 2018-6pm CST Nov 27, 2018
 
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