Severe Storms And Heavy Rain Is Expected In The Central/Southern Plains; Locally Heavy Rain/Scattered Storms In East/South; Poor Air Quality Persists Out West

Late afternoon and evening severe thunderstorms with heavy rainfall is expected from the Front Range of the Central/Southern Rockies into the High Plains. Meanwhile in the East and South, a slow moving front will trigger scattered storms with locally heavy rain. Finally, smoke from numerous ongoing wildfires in the West are requiring alerts throughout the region and even into the Upper Midwest. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Galveston, Scholes Field (KGLS)

Lat: 29.27° N Lon: 94.86° W Elev: 7 ft.

Partly Cloudy

90°F

32°C

Humidity 68%
Wind Speed S 16 mph
Barometer 29.96 in (1014.3 mb)
Dewpoint 78°F (26°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index105°F (41°C)
Last update 18 Aug 4:52 pm CDT
Detailed forecast for

Galveston Island and Bolivar Peninsula

Tonight
Mostly clear in the evening then becoming partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 80s. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
Sunday
Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 90s. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 80s. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
Monday
Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 90s. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy early in the evening then becoming mostly clear in the late evening and early morning then becoming partly cloudy late. A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 80s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
Tuesday
Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 90s.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows around 80.
Wednesday
Partly cloudy in the morning then becoming mostly sunny. A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 90s.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear. Lows around 80.
Thursday
Mostly sunny in the morning then becoming partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 90s.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 70s.
Friday
Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 90s.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows around 80.
Saturday
Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs around 90.



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357 PM CDT Sat Aug 18 2018
 
 

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