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.

A Few Clouds

84°F

29°C

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed S 15 mph
Barometer 29.96 in (1014.6 mb)
Dewpoint 78°F (26°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index95°F (35°C)
Last update 20 Aug 3:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Galveston TX

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 83. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 83 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers before 7am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 7am and 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 107. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 82. South wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 82 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 107. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 81. South wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 81 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 93.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 83.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 83 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 92.

    Sunny

    High: 92 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 83.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 83 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 83. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Monday
A slight chance of showers before 7am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 7am and 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 107. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 82. South wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 107. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 81. South wind 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 83.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 92.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 83.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 92.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 82.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 82.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.
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Point Forecast:
Galveston TX
 29.29°N 94.79°W (Elev. 10 ft)
3:59 am CDT Aug 20, 2018
4am CDT Aug 20, 2018-6pm CDT Aug 26, 2018
 
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