Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Omaha/Valley, NE
AWUS83 KOAX 191531
Weather Summary for Eastern Nebraska and Southwest Iowa
National Weather Service Omaha/Valley NE
1030 AM CDT THU MAY 19 2016
Southerly winds will continue across the nation`s midsection today,
helping to boost temperatures more toward normal mid-May values.
Meanwhile an area of low pressure will eject into the Plains,
bringing a chance for a few showers or thunderstorms to parts of the
region through tonight. A few scattered afternoon thunderstorms are
possible in the Nebraska Panhandle, with that activity potentially
spreading across western and central South Dakota, as well as
western Nebraska, overnight. Also a few showers are possible in
eastern Kansas and central Missouri this afternoon and tonight.
Outside of precipitation areas, expect partly cloudy skies and mild
temperatures. Highs this afternoon should reach the upper 60s to
middle 70s across the region. Overnight lows are forecast to settle
back into the upper 40s to middle 50s.