First, the good news is that the threat for tornadoes and severe storms has decreased a little for Galveston County. Generally, the latest prognostic outlook from the Storm Prediction Center and the Houston-Galveston National Weather Service has lowered the risk category for most of Galvesto…
Before I get into the main topic, I would like to briefly re-visit last year’s weather. Temperature-wise, 2019 was slightly warmer than average overall for the County. Galveston finished the year without a freeze (with 35° as the lowest) with the lowest in League City a fairly modest 31°. Ga…
Dense fog blanketed much of the Texas Gulf coast this morning as mild easterly winds flowed across cooler shelf waters. This has prompted a dense fog advisory for the Galveston area.
The first two weeks of December were characterized by windy, wet cold fronts that brought a hint of winter to the County. In both cases, however, the weekend weather rebounded with plenty of sunshine and near ideal, seasonably cool conditions.
Tuesday was a wet, windy, chilly day that perhaps only my border collie could love. With temperatures dropping into the 40’s on the mainland and the 50’s on the Island during the day, persistent showers and winds gusting to 45-mph at Scholes Field, the conditions could best be described as dreary.
Sunny cool weather prevailed this weekend and should linger for another couple of days before clouds and a chance of rain appear ahead of another modest cold front that should moves through the area by Friday. Rainfall amounts with this next frontal passage are again expected to be fairly mi…
A cold front currently moving across east-central Texas should push off the coast by this evening, leading to cool, sunny conditions on Saturday and Sunday.
The Clear Falls Knights squared off against the George Ranch Longhorns in the bi-district round of the playoffs at Veterans Memorial Stadium in League City on Friday, Nov. 15, 2019.
The La Marque Cougars squared off against the La Grange Leopards in the opening round of the playoffs at Jack Rhodes Stadium in Katy on Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019.
The strongest cold front yet this season should reach the coast by sometime this evening, prompting a Wind Advisory for Galveston County as well as Low Water Advisories for the Bay and Gale Warnings for the immediate coast and offshore waters, for winds gusting to 45-mph or high behind the front.
The Friendswood Mustangs closed out their 2019 regular season with a home loss to Angleton 35-36 at Henry Winston Stadium in Friendswood on Friday.