Galveston, TX (77550)

1:25 AM CST on January 17, 2018 (GMT -0600)
San Jacinto | | Change Station

Elev 26 ft 29.30 °N, 94.79 °W | Updated 6 seconds ago

Overcast
Overcast
26.4 °F
Feels Like 23 °F
N
3.2
Wind Variable Wind from WSW

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 30.67 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 2500 ft
Overcast 10000 ft
Windchill 23 °F
Dew Point 19 °F
Humidity 73%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
7:14 AM 5:44 PM
New Moon, 0% visible
METAR KGLS 170652Z AUTO 36020G30KT 10SM FEW025 OVC100 M02/M07 A3067 RMK AO2 PK WND 35030/0636 SLP386 T10171067
Pressure 30.67 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 2500 ft
Overcast 10000 ft
Windchill 23 °F
Dew Point 19 °F
Humidity 73%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
7:14 AM 5:44 PM
New Moon, 0% visible
METAR KGLS 170652Z AUTO 36020G30KT 10SM FEW025 OVC100 M02/M07 A3067 RMK AO2 PK WND 35030/0636 SLP386 T10171067

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Winter Weather Advisory, Wind Chill Advisory
Issued: 8:50 PM CST Jan. 16, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Winter Weather Advisory in effect until 5 am CST Wednesday...

... Wind Chill Advisory remains in effect until 10 am CST
Wednesday...

... Winter Storm Warning is cancelled...

The National Weather Service in Houston/Galveston has issued a
Winter Weather Advisory for icy roads and bridges, which is in
effect until 5 am CST Wednesday. The Winter Storm Warning has been
cancelled.

* Impacts... residual moisture on roadways and bridges will freeze
and produce icy spots. Driving will be dangerous and travel is
discouraged. Wind chill values will fall into the single digits
overnight and this could be potentially life threatening for
persons exposed to the elements or

* where... icy roads and bridges will be common across all of
southeast Texas but elevated bridges will be the most vulnerable
to freezing and the most hazardous for drivers.

* When... tonight.

* Additional details... impacts of icing to elevated surfaces
such as bridges and overpasses. Road conditions will be
hazardous through the night. Low wind chill values tonight may
cause frost bite or hypothermia if outside without taking
precautions.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Be prepared for slippery roads and use caution while driving.

A Wind Chill Advisory means that very cold air and strong winds
will combine to generate low wind chills. This will result in
frost bite and lead to hypothermia if precautions are not taken.
If you must venture outdoors... make sure you wear a hat and
gloves.







850 PM CST Tue Jan 16 2018

... Winter Weather Advisory in effect until 5 am CST Wednesday...

... Wind Chill Advisory remains in effect until 10 am CST
Wednesday...

... Winter Storm Warning is cancelled...

The National Weather Service in Houston/Galveston has issued a
Winter Weather Advisory for icy roads and bridges, which is in
effect until 5 am CST Wednesday. The Winter Storm Warning has been
cancelled.

* Impacts... residual moisture on roadways and bridges will freeze
and produce icy spots. Driving will be dangerous and travel is
discouraged. Wind chill values will fall into the single digits
overnight and this could be potentially life threatening for
persons exposed to the elements or

* where... icy roads and bridges will be common across all of
southeast Texas but elevated bridges will be the most vulnerable
to freezing and the most hazardous for drivers.

* When... tonight.

* Additional details... impacts of icing to elevated surfaces
such as bridges and overpasses. Road conditions will be
hazardous through the night. Low wind chill values tonight may
cause frost bite or hypothermia if outside without taking
precautions.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Be prepared for slippery roads and use caution while driving.

A Wind Chill Advisory means that very cold air and strong winds
will combine to generate low wind chills. This will result in
frost bite and lead to hypothermia if precautions are not taken.
If you must venture outdoors... make sure you wear a hat and
gloves.







Hard Freeze Warning
Issued: 8:53 PM CST Jan. 16, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Hard freeze warning remains in effect until 10 am CST
Wednesday...

* event... hard freeze for temperatures falling below 25 degrees
for more than 2 hours across all of southeast Texas.

* Timing... tonight into Wednesday morning.

* Impact... hard freeze conditions will kill sensitive vegetation
and could cause damage to exposed pipes. People and pets
without proper protection and/or shelter will be vulnerable to
hypothermia.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A hard freeze warning means sub-freezing temperatures are
imminent or highly likely. These conditions will kill crops and
other sensitive vegetation.