Locally Heavy Rainfall in South Texas; Cool Temperatures for Much of the East

Heavy rainfall will again be possible across portions of south Texas through the weekend, which may result in additional flooding. Elsewhere, mixed precipitation is possible for the Appalachians, upper Midwest, and Great Lakes with some showers for the Gulf Coast. Temperatures will remain chilly across most of the eastern U.S., but warmer than normal weather will prevail in the West. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Galveston, Scholes Field (KGLS)

Lat: 29.27°NLon: 94.86°WElev: 7ft.

Mostly Cloudy

25°C

77°F

Humidity 85%
Wind Speed N 26 km/h
Barometer 1019.4 mb (30.11 in)
Dewpoint 22°C (72°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index26°C (78°F)
Last update 20 Oct 11:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Galveston TX

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 24. North wind 20 to 25 km/h.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 24 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Windy, with a northeast wind 25 to 30 km/h increasing to 35 to 40 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 45 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Windy

    Low: 18 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 22. Windy, with a northeast wind 35 to 40 km/h decreasing to 25 to 30 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Windy

    High: 22 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. Northeast wind around 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 16 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 20. Northeast wind around 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 20 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a low around 17. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 17 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a high near 23.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 23 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 19 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a high near 23. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 23 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 40 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 24. North wind 20 to 25 km/h.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Windy, with a northeast wind 25 to 30 km/h increasing to 35 to 40 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 45 km/h.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 22. Windy, with a northeast wind 35 to 40 km/h decreasing to 25 to 30 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 km/h.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. Northeast wind around 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 20. Northeast wind around 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.
Monday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a low around 17. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 23.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Wednesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 23. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 19.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 23.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 19.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 22.
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Point Forecast:
Galveston TX
 29.29°N 94.79°W (Elev. 3 m)
10:14 am CDT Oct 20, 2018
12pm CDT Oct 20, 2018-6pm CDT Oct 26, 2018
 
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