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Heavy rain and flash flooding possible in portions of the Southwest this weekend

An upper-level low in the Southwest U.S. will act as a trigger for thunderstorms this weekend. The area of greatest concern is in New Mexico, southeast Utah and portions of southern Colorado. Storms will be slow moving and could bring several rounds of rain to the same areas. Rainfall amounts may exceed 3 inches in localized areas. Flash Flood Watches are in effect. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Grand Island, Central Nebraska Regional Airport (KGRI)

Lat: 40.96°NLon: 98.31°WElev: 1844ft.

Fair

29°C

84°F

Humidity 61%
Wind Speed SE 24 km/h
Barometer 1012.6 mb (29.93 in)
Dewpoint 21°C (69°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index31°C (88°F)
Last update 19 Aug 1:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Grand Island NE

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 31. South wind around 20 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 31 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 10pm and 1am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 19. South wind 10 to 15 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 19 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 31. South wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 31 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. Southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.  New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 20 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 30. Southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 30 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 18 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 27.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 27 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 13.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 13 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 26.

    Sunny

    High: 26 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 31. South wind around 20 km/h.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 10pm and 1am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 19. South wind 10 to 15 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 31. South wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. Southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 30. Southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 27.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 13.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 26.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 27.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 26.
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Point Forecast:
Grand Island NE
 40.92°N 98.37°W (Elev. 567 m)
12:46 pm CDT Aug 19, 2017
2pm CDT Aug 19, 2017-6pm CDT Aug 25, 2017
 
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