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327 AM CST SAT NOV 18 2017
 …GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING…

Synopsis: Moderate to strong south winds will persist today ahead of a cold front. This cold front will push off the coast by this evening with strengthening offshore winds and increasing seas in its wake. Frequent gale force gusts are expected Saturday night with elevated winds and waves persisting through Sunday morning. Weakening northeast winds and lowering seas can be expected late Sunday afternoon through Sunday night. Light to moderate east to southeast winds can then be expected until the next cold front moves through the area late Tuesday into early Wednesday.

Today
Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots decreasing to 10 to 15 knots in the afternoon. Seas 4 to 6 feet with occasional seas up to 7 feet. A chance of showers in the afternoon.
Tonight
North winds 20 to 30 knots increasing to around 30 knots after midnight. Seas 5 to 7 feet with occasional seas up to 8 feet building to 7 to 9 feet with occasional seas up to 11 feet after midnight. A slight chance of showers in the evening.
Sunday
Northeast winds 20 to 30 knots becoming north 15 to 20 knots in the afternoon. Seas 6 to 8 feet with occasional seas up to 10 feet subsiding to 4 to 6 feet with occasional seas up to 7 feet in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots decreasing to 10 to 15 knots after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 feet.
Monday
East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. A slight chance of showers.
Monday Night
Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. A chance of showers.
Tuesday
Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. A chance of showers.
Tuesday Night
East winds 10 to 15 knots becoming northeast 15 to 20 knots after midnight. Seas 2 to 4 feet. A chance of showers.
Wednesday
North winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet with occasional seas up to 7 feet. A chance of showers.
Wednesday Night
North winds 20 to 25 knots decreasing to 15 to 20 knots after midnight. Seas 4 to 6 feet with occasional seas up to 7 feet.

Galveston 61st Street Pier

air:

water:

77°

72°

06:46 AM Sunrise

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Swell:

Waves:

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3.6ft

23mph

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Saturday,
November 18

 

 

 

 

 

 

1s 0s 0s 0s

Clear Cloudy Overcast Clear

74° 74° 77° 72°

20mph 23mph 23mph 24mph

       

10:39 PM 0.38 ft Low

05:31 PM 0.47 ft High

09:40 AM 0.02 ft Low

02:16 AM 0.41 ft High

Sunday,
November 19

 

 

 

 

 

 

5s 6s 7s 7s

Cloudy Sunny Cloudy Overcast

61° 56° 61° 62°

23mph 36mph 32mph 25mph

       

11:12 PM 0.4 ft Low

06:18 PM 0.47 ft High

10:11 AM 0.01 ft Low

02:27 AM 0.41 ft High

Monday,
November 20

 

 

 

 

 

 

7s 0s 1s 0s

Clear Sunny Partly cloudy Cloudy

59° 57° 63° 63°

18mph 19mph 20mph 16mph

       

11:48 PM 0.41 ft Low

07:06 PM 0.47 ft High

10:44 AM 0 ft Low

02:29 AM 0.41 ft High

Tuesday,
November 21

 

 

 

 

 

 

1s 0s 1s 1s

Overcast Cloudy Overcast Cloudy

65° 67° 71° 69°

14mph 18mph 20mph 22mph

       

07:56 PM 0.46 ft High

11:19 AM 0.01 ft Low

02:08 AM 0.41 ft High

 

Wednesday,
November 22

 

 

 

 

 

 

6s 5s 6s 6s

Partly cloudy Sunny Sunny Clear

67° 60° 67° 67°

18mph 21mph 23mph 23mph

       

08:48 PM 0.45 ft High

11:57 AM 0.03 ft Low

01:08 AM 0.41 ft High

12:56 AM 0.41 ft Low