Notice of NWS' New Version of Forecast
A new version of Forecast is coming soon!
Click here to visit the new site for details.

Heavy rain across the eastern U.S.

Low pressure will weaken some as it heads to the Northeast U.S. tomorrow, but still will be capable of producing areas of heavy rain from the Mid-Atlantic to New England. Severe thunderstorms are possible in the central Plains and Lower Mississippi Valley over the next couple of days. More widespread severe storms are possible in the southern Plains by the end of the week. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Grand Island, Central Nebraska Regional Airport (KGRI)

Lat: 40.96°NLon: 98.31°WElev: 1844ft.

Light Rain Fog/Mist

43°F

6°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed NE 14 mph
Barometer 29.52 in (999.5 mb)
Dewpoint 43°F (6°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Wind Chill36°F (2°C)
Last update 25 Apr 7:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Grand Island NE

  • Today

    Today: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 11am, then scattered showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 47. North wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 47 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 50 percent chance of showers before 2am.  Cloudy, with a low around 35. Breezy, with a north wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 35 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 51. Breezy, with a northwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds and
    Breezy

    High: 51 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Patchy frost after 2am.  Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 31. Blustery, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Blustery
    then Patchy
    Frost

    Low: 31 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 2pm.  Areas of frost before 10am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 58. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.

    Areas Frost
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 58 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers likely, mainly after 2am.  Cloudy, with a low around 41. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 41 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely, mainly before 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 54. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 54 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 38 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 50 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 11am, then scattered showers. Cloudy, with a high near 47. North wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A 50 percent chance of showers before 2am. Cloudy, with a low around 35. Breezy, with a north wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 51. Breezy, with a northwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Wednesday Night
Patchy frost after 2am. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 31. Blustery, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 2pm. Areas of frost before 10am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 58. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Showers likely, mainly after 2am. Cloudy, with a low around 41. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Friday
Showers likely, mainly before 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 54. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers before 8pm, then a chance of rain after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.
Click Map For Forecast
Point Forecast:
Grand Island NE
 40.92°N 98.37°W (Elev. 1860 ft)
7:01 am CDT Apr 25, 2017
8am CDT Apr 25, 2017-6pm CDT May 1, 2017
 
Get as KML Get as XML

Additional Resources

Radar & Satellite Image

Link to Local Radar Data Link to Satellite Data

Hourly Weather Forecast

National Digital Forecast Database