Midwest Heavy Rain and Severe Storms; Poor Air Quality and Elevated Fire Threats In the Northwest; Hurricane Lane Rolls Through Central Pacific

An area of low pressure is expected to lift up through the Midwest and intensify, while producing possible excessive rainfall and severe storms across the Mississippi Valley into the Ohio/Tennessee Valleys. Smoke from wildfires will continue to create poor air quality across parts of Western region. Hurricane Lane continues to move west through the Central Pacific, well east-southeast of Hawaii. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Galveston, Scholes Field (KGLS)

Lat: 29.27°NLon: 94.86°WElev: 7ft.

Partly Cloudy

29°C

84°F

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed S 24 km/h
Barometer 1014.1 mb (29.95 in)
Dewpoint 26°C (78°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index35°C (95°F)
Last update 20 Aug 1:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Galveston TX

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 28. South wind around 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 28 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. Heat index values as high as 42. Southwest wind 20 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 30 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 33 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 28. South wind 20 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 30 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 28 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 33. Heat index values as high as 41. South wind 10 to 20 km/h.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 33 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 27. South wind 15 to 20 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 27 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Sunny, with a high near 34.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 34 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 28.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 28 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 33.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 33 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 27.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 27 °C

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 28. South wind around 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. Heat index values as high as 42. Southwest wind 20 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 30 km/h.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 28. South wind 20 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 30 km/h.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 33. Heat index values as high as 41. South wind 10 to 20 km/h.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 27. South wind 15 to 20 km/h.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high near 34.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 28.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 33.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 33.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 33.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 32.
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Point Forecast:
Galveston TX
 29.29°N 94.79°W (Elev. 3 m)
8:43 pm CDT Aug 19, 2018
2am CDT Aug 20, 2018-6pm CDT Aug 26, 2018
 
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