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Severe Thunderstorms over the Plains, Heavy Rain Threat Continues over Portions of the Mississippi Valley

Heavy rainfall with localized flooding will remain possible over portions of the Mississippi Valley and the Plains through midweek. In addition, severe thunderstorms will be possible over the southern and central Plains. Some of the storms could contain damaging winds and large hail. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Grand Island, Central Nebraska Regional Airport (KGRI)

Lat: 40.96°NLon: 98.31°WElev: 1844ft.

Fair

84°F

29°C

Humidity 48%
Wind Speed W 7 mph
Barometer 29.99 in (1014.4 mb)
Dewpoint 62°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index85°F (29°C)
Last update 17 Aug 2:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Grand Island NE

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 85. West wind around 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Clear
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 62 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. South wind around 5 mph becoming north in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 59. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 8pm and 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 89 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 85. West wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind 5 to 10 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. South wind around 5 mph becoming north in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 8pm and 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8pm and 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
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Point Forecast:
Grand Island NE
 40.92°N 98.37°W (Elev. 1860 ft)
12:30 pm CDT Aug 17, 2017
3pm CDT Aug 17, 2017-6pm CDT Aug 23, 2017
 
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