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Gale Warnings in effect Sunday for the Bay and off-shore waters

Gale Warnings in effect Sunday for the Bay and off-shore waters

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A Gale Warning for gusts up to 50-mph has been issued for Galveston Bay and off-shore waters on Sunday. In addition, a Wind Advisory is effect for Galveston County with winds of 20-30 mph expected and gusts to 35-mph (or higher right along the coast).

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Photos: 6th Annual Polar Plunge to Benefit Special Olympics Texas

Photos: 6th Annual Polar Plunge to Benefit Special Olympics Texas

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Foggy weather and warm temperatures did little to temper the enthusiasm of participants at the 6th Annual Polar Plunge.  Hundreds of costumed …

Gale Warnings in effect Sunday for the Bay and off-shore waters

Gale Warnings in effect Sunday for the Bay and off-shore waters

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A Gale Warning for gusts up to 50-mph has been issued for Galveston Bay and off-shore waters on Sunday. In addition, a Wind Advisory is effect…

Why rains often 'creep' into Galveston County, and a 2016 weather record

Why rains often 'creep' into Galveston County, and a 2016 weather record

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People have asked me over the past couple of days about the chances of rain here. It seems that they keep hearing about thunderstorms moving i…

Freeze to be followed by milder weather, periods of fog and a good chance of rain this coming weekend

Freeze to be followed by milder weather, periods of fog and a good chance of rain this coming weekend

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A 30° low Saturday morning brought the first freeze to Galveston in two years (the last being a 31° low on January 8, 2015). The 25° low in Le…

Photos: Houston Texans wildcard playoff

Photos: Houston Texans wildcard playoff

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The Houston Texans defeated the Oakland Raiders 27-14 in a wildcard playoff game on Saturday.

A record-breaking December and a look forward at some chilly, wet weather

A record-breaking December and a look forward at some chilly, wet weather

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Rainfall of slightly over an inch in Galveston on December 31st, placed December, 2016 in the record books as the wettest December since offic…

Photos: Texas Bowl

Photos: Texas Bowl

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The Texas A&M Aggies faced the Kansas State Wildcats in the Texas Bowl on Wednesday night in Houston.

Foggy, mild weather to give way to cooler temperatures and a wet New Year's start

Foggy, mild weather to give way to cooler temperatures and a wet New Year's start

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With 10.04 inches of rain so far this month, Galveston appeared to be on track for its wettest December ever just a few days ago.

Photos: Texans vs. Bengals

Photos: Texans vs. Bengals

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The Houston Texans hosted the Cincinnati Bengals in a Christmas Eve game on Saturday night. It was a low scoring affair as the Texans won on a…

Christmas weather outlook and beyond

Christmas weather outlook and beyond

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A pattern change will keep the coldest air bottled up well to our north as we move into Christmas weekend. In fact, sunny skies and somewhat m…

Photos: Texans vs. Jaguars

Photos: Texans vs. Jaguars

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After replacing starting quarterback Brock Osweiler with backup Tom Savage in the second quarter, the Houston Texans fought from behind to def…

Record warmth to fade later this week, with chilly conditions returning next week

Record warmth to fade later this week, with chilly conditions returning next week

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An 80 degree temperature at Scholes Field this afternoon tied the record for the warmest reading ever at that location for the month of Decemb…

Photos: Second Weekend of Dickens on The Strand

Photos: Second Weekend of Dickens on The Strand

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Because of heavy rains last weekend, a second weekend of Dickens on The Strand was held in downtown Galveston.  Visitors once again donned the…

Sun returns, but gusty cold front to bring high winds and a chill

Sun returns, but gusty cold front to bring high winds and a chill

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The welcome sight of bright sunshine greeted area residents today, following record rains that brought up to 14.77 inches to parts of the Coun…

Photos: 2016 Dickens on The Strand

Photos: 2016 Dickens on The Strand

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Visitors to Dickens on The Strand braved rainy weather to be transported back to 19th Century England.  Because of the inclement weather, even…

Photos: 2016 Texas City Christmas Parade

Photos: 2016 Texas City Christmas Parade

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The City of Texas City held its Annual Christmas Parade Thursday, Dec. 1, 2016. 

Soggy weather looming this weekend

Soggy weather looming this weekend

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Rains of 4-5 inches are not out of the question for many localities in Galveston County and various advisories are likely to be issued as the …

Photos: Texans vs. Chargers

Photos: Texans vs. Chargers

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The Houston Texans lost to the San Diego Chargers 21-13 at home on Sunday.

Photos: Friendswood vs. Cinco Ranch playoff

Photos: Friendswood vs. Cinco Ranch playoff

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The Friendswood Mustangs faced off with the Katy Cinco Ranch Cougars in a UIL 6A Region III Divison 2 semifinal on Saturday afternoon at NRG S…