Severe Storms in the Upper Midwest; Heavy Rain in the Mid-Atlantic; Widespread Heat in the Southwest

Severe storms with damaging winds, large hail, and locally heavy rain will impact portions of the Upper Midwest. A lingering front will bring another round of heavy showers and thunderstorms to the Mid-Atlantic. Excessive heat continues in the South Plains to the Southwest, and fire weather threats remain Critical across the Great Basin, Northern Rockies, and into the Plains.
Read More...

Last Update: 1020 AM CDT Thu Aug 13 2020

View Nearby Observations

For More Weather Information:

Houston, TX Local Forecast Office

4NM N Galveston TX

Marine Zone Forecast


Synopsis: Expect light to moderate onshore flow to continue through the upcoming weekend and into the early part of next week as surface high pressure stays in place across the central Gulf. Isolated showers and thunderstorms are possible...mainly in the overnight and morning hours. A weak cold front may push offshore on Tuesday.

Today
Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south 10 to 15 knots in the afternoon. Bay waters smooth becoming slightly choppy in the afternoon.
Tonight
South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest after midnight. Bay waters slightly choppy becoming smooth to slightly choppy after midnight.
Friday
Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south 10 to 15 knots in the afternoon. Bay waters smooth becoming slightly choppy in the afternoon. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning.
Friday Night
Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters slightly choppy.
Saturday
Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south in the afternoon. Bay waters smooth. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning.
Saturday Night
Southwest winds around 10 knots. Bay waters smooth to slightly choppy.
Sunday
Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south in the afternoon. Bay waters smooth. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
South winds around 10 knots becoming southwest after midnight. Bay waters smooth to slightly choppy becoming smooth after midnight.
Monday
Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters smooth. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Monday Night
Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming north after midnight. Bay waters smooth. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.
  Click Map For Detailed Forecast

ABOUT THIS FORECAST

Last Update: 1020 AM CDT Thu Aug 13 2020
  Forecast Discussion
   

RADAR & SATELLITE IMAGES

Link to Local Radar Data Link to Satellite Data