Dangerous Heat Wave for the West; Severe Storms and Heavy Rain for Upper Midwest

A sweltering and long duration heat wave will build across the West this weekend through much of next week. Excessive heat warnings/watches along with heat advisories are in effect from the Southwest to the Northwest. Dangerous heat is also persisting across the southern Plains. Meanwhile, severe storms are likely in the Upper Midwest with heavy rain/flooding, damaging winds, hail, and tornadoes. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Wayne, Wayne Municipal Airport (KLCG)

Lat: 42.24°NLon: 96.98°WElev: 1430ft.

Partly Cloudy

76°F

24°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed S 14 G 21 mph
Barometer 29.91 in
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index76°F (24°C)
Last update 14 Aug 9:35 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Wayne NE

  • Today

    Today: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. South wind 13 to 16 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm.  Mostly clear, with a low around 54. North northwest wind 5 to 11 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Clear

    Low: 54 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 81. Light and variable wind.

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 57. South southwest wind around 6 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 57 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 84. Southwest wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Clear, with a low around 56.

    Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 81.

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 55.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 55 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 83.

    Sunny

    High: 83 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. South wind 13 to 16 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 54. North northwest wind 5 to 11 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 81. Light and variable wind.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57. South southwest wind around 6 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 84. Southwest wind 6 to 9 mph.
Sunday Night
Clear, with a low around 56.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 81.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 83.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 84.
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Point Forecast:
Wayne NE
 42.23°N 97.01°W (Elev. 1476 ft)
7:56 am CDT Aug 14, 2020
9am CDT Aug 14, 2020-6pm CDT Aug 20, 2020
 
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