Wet Pattern Continues From the Northwest To Rockies; Major Storm System To Develop On Thursday Across Southern Plains

A vigorous system will slide from the Northwest to the Rockies on Wednesday to keep intact the wet pattern across the extended region. Heavy to excessive rain, intense mountain snow and high winds are possible before the next system arrives on Friday. The same system will evolve into a major storm on Thursday across the southern Plains for a widespread rain event for the South and East. Read More >

Current conditions at

Galveston, Scholes Field (KGLS)

Lat: 29.27°NLon: 94.86°WElev: 7ft.

Fair

59°F

15°C

Humidity 83%
Wind Speed SE 10 mph
Barometer 30.14 in (1020.5 mb)
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 12 Dec 3:52 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Galveston TX

  • Today

    Today: A 20 percent chance of showers after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 66 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms after 7pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Low around 60. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Heavy Rain

    Low: 60 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  High near 67. Windy, with a south wind 15 to 25 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Windy

    High: 67 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 7pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. Windy, with a west wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Windy.
    T-storms
    Likely then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 51. Windy, with a west wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    and Windy

    High: 51 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. Windy.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Windy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 58.

    Sunny

    High: 58 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 49.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 49 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 62.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 62 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 20 percent chance of showers after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tonight
A slight chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms after 7pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Low around 60. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. High near 67. Windy, with a south wind 15 to 25 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. Windy, with a west wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 51. Windy, with a west wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. Windy.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 58.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 49.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 62.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 62.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 62.
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Point Forecast:
Galveston TX
 29.29°N 94.79°W (Elev. 10 ft)
3:28 am CST Dec 12, 2018
4am CST Dec 12, 2018-6pm CST Dec 18, 2018
 
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