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Severe Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain in Upper Midwest

A slow moving frontal boundary from the central Pains to the Upper Midwest will bring a potential for severe thunderstorms and heavy rain. Rain amounts of 1-3 inches, with locally heavier amounts can be expected. The threat of severe weather moves into the Ohio Valley and Northeast on Tuesday. Monsoon moisture continues to bring the threat of flash flooding to the Southwest and southern Rockies. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Grand Island, Central Nebraska Regional Airport (KGRI)

Lat: 40.96°NLon: 98.31°WElev: 1844ft.

Fair

71°F

22°C

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed S 5 mph
Barometer 29.93 in (1012.2 mb)
Dewpoint 69°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 21 Aug 4:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SSE Grand Island, Central Nebraska Regional Airport NE

  • Today

    Today: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 63 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 79. North wind around 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 55. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming southeast after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 55 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 79. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 63 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 80 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tonight
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 79. North wind around 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming southeast after midnight.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 79. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 82.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SSE Grand Island, Central Nebraska Regional Airport NE
 40.97°N 98.31°W (Elev. 1844 ft)
3:44 am CDT Aug 21, 2017
5am CDT Aug 21, 2017-6pm CDT Aug 27, 2017
 
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