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Severe Thunderstorm Threat Increasing This Week from the High Plains to Gulf Coast

A storm system will move from the Rockies to the East Coast during the next several days bringing a severe thunderstorm threat to many parts of the nation. On Thursday, large hail will be the main threat in the High Plains. By Friday a more widespread threat will develop in the ArkLaTex region where damaging winds, very large hail and tornadoes will be possible. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Omaha - Eppley Airfield (KOMA)

Lat: 41.31°NLon: 95.9°WElev: 978ft.

Overcast

46°F

8°C

Humidity 40%
Wind Speed SE 16 mph
Barometer 30.01 in (1016.5 mb)
Dewpoint 23°F (-5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill39°F (4°C)
Last update 23 Mar 6:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Omaha NE

  • Today

    Today: Patchy drizzle with a chance of showers before 2pm, then a slight chance of showers between 2pm and 4pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 68. Breezy, with a southeast wind 13 to 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 68 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of thunderstorms, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Breezy, with a south wind 14 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. South wind 9 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 64 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then showers between 8pm and 2am, then a chance of rain after 2am.  Low around 42. East northeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 42 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of rain before 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 52. North wind 13 to 15 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain

    High: 52 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 57 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of rain after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    Low: 44 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of rain before 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    High: 60 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Patchy drizzle with a chance of showers before 2pm, then a slight chance of showers between 2pm and 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near 68. Breezy, with a southeast wind 13 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tonight
A slight chance of thunderstorms, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Breezy, with a south wind 14 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. South wind 9 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then showers between 8pm and 2am, then a chance of rain after 2am. Low around 42. East northeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of rain before 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 52. North wind 13 to 15 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of rain after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Monday
A slight chance of rain before 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 61.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60.
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Point Forecast:
Omaha NE
 41.26°N 96.02°W (Elev. 1155 ft)
5:01 am CDT Mar 23, 2017
7am CDT Mar 23, 2017-6pm CDT Mar 29, 2017
 
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