Severe thunderstorms and heavy rain for portions of the southern U.S.

A storm system will produce scattered severe thunderstorms and heavy rain in portions of lower-mid Mississippi River Valley and Gulf Coast region on Saturday. Very large hail, locally damaging winds, isolated tornadoes and flash flooding are possible in this area. Some of the flooding could be significant in portions of Louisiana, Mississippi and southeast Arkansas.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Omaha - Eppley Airfield (KOMA)

Lat: 41.31°NLon: 95.9°WElev: 978ft.

Fog/Mist

50°F

10°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed E 9 mph
Barometer 29.77 in (1008.3 mb)
Dewpoint 48°F (9°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Wind Chill46°F (8°C)
Last update 30 Apr 3:52 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Omaha NE

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Patchy drizzle with scattered showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 50. East northeast wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 50 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy drizzle with scattered showers before 7pm, then showers, mainly after 7pm.  Low around 45. Northeast wind around 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 45 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers, mainly before 10am.  High near 55. North wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 55 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 43. North northeast wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    Low: 43 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers before 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 64. North northwest wind 3 to 7 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 64 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 72.

    Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 50.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 50 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 71.

    Sunny

    High: 71 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Patchy drizzle with scattered showers. Cloudy, with a high near 50. East northeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tonight
Patchy drizzle with scattered showers before 7pm, then showers, mainly after 7pm. Low around 45. Northeast wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Sunday
Showers, mainly before 10am. High near 55. North wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 43. North northeast wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 64. North northwest wind 3 to 7 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 72.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 50.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 71.
Wednesday Night
Clear, with a low around 45.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 69.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 48.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 71.
Friday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
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Point Forecast:
Omaha NE
 41.26°N 96.02°W (Elev. 1155 ft)
3:47 pm CDT Apr 30, 2016
4pm CDT Apr 30, 2016-6pm CDT May 7, 2016
 
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