Hazardous Heat Expanding into the Central and Eastern U.S.; Severe Thunderstorms in the Midwest into the Upper Great Lakes

Hazardous heat will expand into the Central and Eastern U.S. this week. Extremely dangerous heat, particularly for urban areas of the Southeast and East Coast, is forecast Monday through midweek. Many daily record highs are possible. Strong to severe thunderstorms are expected over parts of the Midwest into the Upper Great Lakes Region Monday, with damaging winds as the primary threat. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lexington, Jim Kelly Field Airport (KLXN)

Lat: 40.79°NLon: 99.78°WElev: 2415ft.

Fog/Mist

68°F

20°C

Humidity 98%
Wind Speed NW 5 mph
Barometer 29.90 in
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 1.75 mi
Last update 15 Jul 5:35 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles S Cozad NE

Heat Advisory July 15, 05:54am until July 15, 08:00pm
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Heat Advisory
  •  
    Heat Advisory July 15, 05:54am until July 15, 08:00pm

    NOW until 8:00pm Mon

    Heat Advisory

  • Overnight

    Low: 69 °F

    Chance
    Showers and
    Areas Fog

  • Monday

    Monday: A 10 percent chance of showers before 7am.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97. West southwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming north northeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    High: 97 °F

    Slight Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

  • Monday Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Patchy fog after 5am.  Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a low around 67. East northeast wind 5 to 15 mph becoming north after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Low: 67 °F

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm, then a slight chance of showers between 1pm and 4pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    High: 85 °F

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

  • Tuesday Night

    Tuesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Low: 61 °F

    Chance
    T-storms

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 79.

    High: 79 °F

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

  • Wednesday Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.

    Low: 59 °F

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.

    High: 81 °F

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 30 percent chance of showers. Areas of fog. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Monday
A 10 percent chance of showers before 7am. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97. West southwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming north northeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Patchy fog after 5am. Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a low around 67. East northeast wind 5 to 15 mph becoming north after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm, then a slight chance of showers between 1pm and 4pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 79.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 78.
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ABOUT THIS FORECAST

 
Point Forecast:
6 Miles S Cozad NE
 40.78°N 100.01°W (Elev. 2530 ft)
5:46 am CDT Jul 15, 2024
5am CDT Jul 15, 2024-6pm CDT Jul 21, 2024
 
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