Winter Storm Bringing Blizzard Conditons, Heavy Snow and Ice through Saturday

A sprawling winter storm will continue to produce blizzard conditions across the eastern Dakotas, western and southern Minnesota, and northern Iowa. Areas of moderate to heavy snow are expected over much of the Upper Midwest, Great Lakes, and parts of the Northeast. The greatest freezing rain/glaze accumulations are forecast from the central Plains to the Mid-Mississippi Valley. Read More >

Current conditions at

Omaha, Millard Airport (KMLE)

Lat: 41.2°NLon: 96.11°WElev: 1050ft.

Drizzle

33°F

1°C

Humidity 92%
Wind Speed SE 9 mph
Barometer 29.84 in
Dewpoint 31°F (-1°C)
Visibility 2.00 mi
Wind Chill25°F (-4°C)
Last update 17 Jan 7:35 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Ralston NE

Winter Weather Advisory until January 18, 06:00am
High Wind Warning January 18, 02:00am until January 18, 08:00am
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Winter Weather Advisory
High Wind Warning
  •  
    Winter Weather Advisory until January 18, 06:00am

    NOW until
    6:00am Sat

    Winter Weather Advisory

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Drizzle, snow, and freezing drizzle likely before 3am, then a chance of snow between 3am and 5am.  Patchy blowing snow between 4am and 5am. Patchy fog before 3am. Widespread freezing fog between 10pm and 11pm.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 15. Windy, with a south southwest wind 6 to 11 mph becoming northwest 20 to 30 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 47 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Wintry Mix
    Likely and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 15 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a steady temperature around 17. Windy, with a northwest wind 25 to 30 mph decreasing to 17 to 22 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 48 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Windy

    High: 17 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 1. Northwest wind 6 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 1 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny and cold, with a high near 10. North northwest wind 6 to 8 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Cold

    High: 10 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -4. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -4 °F

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: Mostly sunny and cold, with a high near 9.

    Cold

    High: 9 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -1.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -1 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 30.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 30 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Drizzle, snow, and freezing drizzle likely before 3am, then a chance of snow between 3am and 5am. Patchy blowing snow between 4am and 5am. Patchy fog before 3am. Widespread freezing fog between 10pm and 11pm. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 15. Windy, with a south southwest wind 6 to 11 mph becoming northwest 20 to 30 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 47 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a steady temperature around 17. Windy, with a northwest wind 25 to 30 mph decreasing to 17 to 22 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 48 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 1. Northwest wind 6 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Sunday
Sunny and cold, with a high near 10. North northwest wind 6 to 8 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -4. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
M.L.King Day
Mostly sunny and cold, with a high near 9.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -1.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 30.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24.
Wednesday
A slight chance of snow before noon, then a slight chance of rain and snow between noon and 2pm, then a slight chance of rain after 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 39.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow. Cloudy, with a low around 30.
Thursday
A chance of rain and snow. Cloudy, with a high near 38.
Thursday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Friday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34.
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Point Forecast:
Ralston NE
 41.19°N 96.03°W (Elev. 1050 ft)
7:45 pm CST Jan 17, 2020
8pm CST Jan 17, 2020-6pm CST Jan 24, 2020
 
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