Heavy Rainfall Possible Across the Central U.S.; Poor Air Quality Across the Northwest and North Central States

Thunderstorms will produce locally heavy rainfall and possibly some flash flooding across central portions of the country through tonight, with a few strong to locally severe thunderstorms possible. Otherwise, smoke from the wildfires burning across western North America will continue to create poor air quality across northern portions of the country. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Galveston, Scholes Field (KGLS)

Lat: 29.27°NLon: 94.86°WElev: 7ft.

Mostly Cloudy

90°F

32°C

Humidity 68%
Wind Speed S 16 mph
Barometer 29.97 in (1014.9 mb)
Dewpoint 78°F (26°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index105°F (41°C)
Last update 19 Aug 11:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NE Galveston TX

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Heat index values as high as 105. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 83. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 83 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Heat index values as high as 105. Southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 90 °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 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 81.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 81 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  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: Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 92 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Heat index values as high as 105. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 83. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Heat index values as high as 105. Southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 82. South wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 81.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 83.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 82.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 82.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NE Galveston TX
 29.32°N 94.77°W (Elev. 3 ft)
11:30 am CDT Aug 19, 2018
12pm CDT Aug 19, 2018-6pm CDT Aug 25, 2018
 
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