Severe Thunderstorms and Flash Flooding in the Central U.S.; A Dangerous Heatwave Coming to the West

A slow moving cold front will bring multiple rounds of widespread heavy rain, localized flash flooding, and severe thunderstorms from the central Plains into the Great Lakes through Saturday. A dangerous heatwave with record breaking and triple digit temperatures is expected this weekend into next week over the Northwest U.S. Excessive Heat Watches and Warnings have been issued. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Kearney, Kearney Municipal Airport (KEAR)

Lat: 40.73°NLon: 99°WElev: 2133ft.

Fair

23°C

73°F

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed N 7 km/h
Barometer 1008.2 mb (29.83 in)
Dewpoint 20°C (68°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 24 Jun 8:56 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Kearney NE

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 19. North northeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.  New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 19 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. North wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming southeast in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 26 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. North northeast wind 15 to 20 km/h.  New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 16 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 26. North northwest wind 15 to 20 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.  New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 26 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 14. West northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h, with gusts as high as 30 km/h.  New precipitation amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 14 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 26.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 26 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 14.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 14 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 26.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 26 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 14.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 14 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 19. North northeast wind 10 to 15 km/h. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. North wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming southeast in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. North northeast wind 15 to 20 km/h. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 26. North northwest wind 15 to 20 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 14. West northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h, with gusts as high as 30 km/h. New precipitation amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 26.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 26.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 28.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 15.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 30.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high near 31.
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Point Forecast:
Kearney NE
 40.69°N 99.08°W (Elev. 657 m)
7:31 pm CDT Jun 24, 2021
9pm CDT Jun 24, 2021-6pm CDT Jul 1, 2021
 
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