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Isolated Severe Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain Expected

A few severe thunderstorms are expected across west Texas and eastern New Mexico into Tuesday morning. More strong storms are possible for parts of Kansas and southern Iowa, northern Missouri and west central Illinois. Heavy rain with localized flash flooding is possible across parts of Kansas and Oklahoma.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Omaha, Eppley Airfield (KOMA)

Lat: 41.31°NLon: 95.9°WElev: 981ft.

Overcast

76°F

24°C

Humidity 58%
Wind Speed SE 13 mph
Barometer 30.04 in (1016.6 mb)
Dewpoint 60°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index78°F (26°C)
Last update 5 May 2:52 pm CDT

Extended Forecast

  • Late
    Afternoon

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 76 °F

  • Tonight

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 62 °F

  • Wednesday

    Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Thunderstorms

    High: 72 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Thunderstorms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Thursday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 76 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 57 °F

  • Friday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 69 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 54 °F

  • Saturday

    Chance Thunderstorms

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 69 °F

Detailed Forecast

Late Afternoon
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 76. South southeast wind around 11 mph.
Tonight
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. South southeast wind 9 to 11 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms. High near 72. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 13 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms. Low around 66. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 20 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. South wind 14 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 66.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 66.
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Point Forecast:
Omaha NE
 41.26°N 96.02°W (Elev. 1155 ft)
1:35 pm CDT May 5, 2015
4pm CDT May 5, 2015-6pm CDT May 12, 2015
 
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