Scattered Severe Thunderstorms and Developing Flooding Risk in the Central U.S.; Fire Weather in the West

Scattered severe thunderstorms are expected across portions of the central and southern High Plains this weekend. Elevated to critical fire weather conditions are forecast across parts of the Western U.S. from today into Monday. Heavy rainfall is forecast from the western Gulf Coast into the Midwest from this weekend into much of next week. Read More >

Current conditions at

Galveston, Scholes Field (KGLS)

Lat: 29.27°NLon: 94.86°WElev: 7ft.

A Few Clouds

23°C

74°F

Humidity 67%
Wind Speed SE 22 km/h
Barometer 1020.3 mb (30.13 in)
Dewpoint 17°C (62°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 15 May 12:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Galveston TX

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly clear, with a low around 22. Southeast wind 20 to 25 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 22 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 27. Southeast wind 20 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 30 km/h.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 27 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Southeast wind 25 to 30 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 23 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 27. Southeast wind around 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 27 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Breezy, with a south wind 25 to 35 km/h, with gusts as high as 45 km/h.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    Low: 23 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 27.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 27 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 24 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 28.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 28 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Breezy.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    Low: 23 °C

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a low around 22. Southeast wind 20 to 25 km/h.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 27. Southeast wind 20 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 30 km/h.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Southeast wind 25 to 30 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 27. Southeast wind around 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Breezy, with a south wind 25 to 35 km/h, with gusts as high as 45 km/h.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 27.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 28.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Breezy.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 28.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 28.
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Point Forecast:
Galveston TX
 29.29°N 94.79°W (Elev. 3 m)
12:49 am CDT May 15, 2021
1am CDT May 15, 2021-6pm CDT May 21, 2021
 
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