Strong Thunderstorms Across the Northern Plains; Critical Fire Weather Conditions in the Central Plains

Strong thunderstorms may impact parts of the northern Great Plains and Upper Midwest today. Heat will begin to build across the northern Plains on today before spreading east across the northern tier states on Thursday. Critical fire weather conditions are forecast on Wednesday across portions of the central Plains. Read More >

Current conditions at

North Platte, North Platte Regional Airport (KLBF)

Lat: 41.12°NLon: 100.67°WElev: 2776ft.

Fair

74°F

23°C

Humidity 37%
Wind Speed S 12 G 18 mph
Barometer 30.09 in (1015.4 mb)
Dewpoint 46°F (8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 29 Jun 1:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

North Platte NE

Red Flag Warning June 29, 12:00pm until June 29, 09:00pm
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Red Flag Warning
  • Overnight

    Overnight: Clear, with a low around 65. South southeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 65 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 101. Breezy, with a south wind 5 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.

    Hot and
    Breezy

    High: 101 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 25 mph decreasing to 5 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 69 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. South wind 5 to 15 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 94 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 62 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 86.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8pm and 2am, then a slight chance of showers after 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 62 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of showers before 8am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8pm and 2am, then a slight chance of showers.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Clear, with a low around 65. South southeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 101. Breezy, with a south wind 5 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 25 mph decreasing to 5 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. South wind 5 to 15 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 86.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8pm and 2am, then a slight chance of showers after 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers before 8am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8pm and 2am, then a slight chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers before 8am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Sunny, with a high near 94.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Monday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 98.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Tuesday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 99.
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Point Forecast:
North Platte NE
 41.13°N 100.76°W
12:22 am CDT Jun 29, 2022
2am CDT Jun 29, 2022-6pm CDT Jul 5, 2022
 
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