Enhanced Risk for Severe Thunderstorms Across the Upper Midwest; Flash Flooding Possible from the Upper Midwest to Southern Plains and Desert Southwest Through Friday

Portions of the Upper Midwest will see an increased threat for severe thunderstorms through this evening, with a few strong tornadoes possible. The same region remains on alert for additional flash flood concerns. Heavy rainfall may lead to flash flooding across the Desert Southwest today, and Southern Plains by Friday. Finally, Major-to-record river flooding continues across the Carolinas. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Omaha, Millard Airport (KMLE)

Lat: 41.2°NLon: 96.11°WElev: 1050ft.

Fair

82°F

28°C

Humidity 66%
Wind Speed S 10 G 17 mph
Barometer 29.75 in
Dewpoint 69°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index86°F (30°C)
Last update 20 Sep 9:35 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Elkhorn NE

  • Today

    Today: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Breezy, with a south wind 13 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Breezy. Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10pm.  Low around 57. West northwest wind 7 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 57 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 45. North wind 5 to 8 mph becoming light and variable  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 45 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 71. South wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Clear, with a low around 51.

    Clear

    Low: 51 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 77.

    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 59.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 76 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Breezy, with a south wind 13 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10pm. Low around 57. West northwest wind 7 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 45. North wind 5 to 8 mph becoming light and variable in the evening.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 71. South wind 3 to 7 mph.
Saturday Night
Clear, with a low around 51.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 77.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
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Point Forecast:
Elkhorn NE
 41.28°N 96.23°W (Elev. 1201 ft)
8:29 am CDT Sep 20, 2018
9am CDT Sep 20, 2018-6pm CDT Sep 26, 2018
 
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