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Severe Thunderstorms With Heavy Rain Possible In The Upper Midwest; Excessive Heat For Central U.S.

Several rounds of strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible from the northern Plains and upper Midwest to the Great Lakes through Friday. Damaging winds, large hail, and flooding will be the primary threats with these storms. Excessive heat will grip the central Plains with heat indices approaching 105 to 110 degrees. Very hot and humid conditions are likely to expand into the Mid Atlantic. Read More >

Current conditions at

Omaha - Eppley Airfield (KOMA)

Lat: 41.31°NLon: 95.9°WElev: 978ft.

Partly Cloudy

90°F

32°C

Humidity 52%
Wind Speed S 15 mph
Barometer 29.81 in (1008.1 mb)
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index96°F (36°C)
Last update 21 Jul 9:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Omaha NESimilar City Names

Excessive Heat Warning until July 21, 08:00pm
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Excessive Heat Warning
  •  
    Excessive Heat Warning until July 21, 08:00pm

    NOW until
    8:00pm Fri

    Excessive Heat Warning

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 100. Heat index values as high as 112. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Hot

    High: 100 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. South wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 76 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. West wind 5 to 7 mph becoming north in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 93 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. North wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 72 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 91. West wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 91 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 65.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 65 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 87.

    Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 66.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 66 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 100. Heat index values as high as 112. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. South wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. West wind 5 to 7 mph becoming north in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. North wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 91. West wind 3 to 6 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 65.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 87.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 66.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 89.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 70.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 73.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 90.
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Point Forecast:
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 41.26°N 96.02°W (Elev. 1155 ft)
8:52 am CDT Jul 21, 2017
10am CDT Jul 21, 2017-6pm CDT Jul 27, 2017
 
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