Winds could be strong this afternoon; chance of storms next couple days

Doug Boock

If you're living in the Galva area, you may want to put away things that can blow away. There's a chance of high winds this afternoon.

Here's the National Weather Service forecast through Memorial Day:

This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 91. Windy, with a south wind around 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.

Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Breezy, with a south wind 20 to 25 mph becoming north 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph.

Friday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.

Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 89.

Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 71.

Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 92.

Sunday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 71.

Memorial Day: A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 86.

Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.