Strong to Severe Thunderstorms and Excessive Rainfall Across the Southern U.S. Today

Marginally severe thunderstorms capable of strong wind gusts and hail will be possible today across much of central Texas, and during the afternoon across parts of the Southeast U.S. Heavy rain from thunderstorms may bring isolated flash and urban flooding, along with new and renewed rises on rivers and streams throughout East Texas and the lower Mississippi Valley. Read More >

Current conditions at

Galveston, Scholes Field (KGLS)

Lat: 29.27°NLon: 94.86°WElev: 7ft.

Overcast

78°F

26°C

Humidity 85%
Wind Speed SE 12 mph
Barometer 29.99 in (1015.4 mb)
Dewpoint 73°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 20 Apr 1:52 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Galveston TX

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a high near 78. Southeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 1am and 4am.  Cloudy, with a low around 61. East wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northeast after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 61 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. Breezy, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    High: 70 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 59. Breezy, with a northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds and
    Breezy then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 64.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 64 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 69 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 77 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 78. Southeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 1am and 4am. Cloudy, with a low around 61. East wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northeast after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. Breezy, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 59. Breezy, with a northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 64.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 71.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Breezy.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
Galveston TX
 29.29°N 94.79°W (Elev. 10 ft)
1:21 pm CDT Apr 20, 2024
2pm CDT Apr 20, 2024-6pm CDT Apr 26, 2024
 
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