Severe Thunderstorms Wednesday in the Upper Midwest; Excessive Heat in the Central U.S.

Thunderstorms associated with severe wind gusts, large hail to very large hail, flash flooding, and a couple tornadoes will be possible Wednesday afternoon and night across parts of the Upper Midwest and extending into the southern Great Lakes. Excessive heat covers much of the central third of the country and is expected to persist into the weekend over the south-central states. Read More >

Current conditions at

Aurora, Aurora Municipal Airport (KAUH)

Lat: 40.89°NLon: 97.99°WElev: 1804ft.

Fair

76°F

24°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed S 6 mph
Barometer 30.06 in
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index76°F (24°C)
Last update 28 Jul 3:35 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Aurora NE

Heat Advisory until July 29, 09:00pm
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Heat Advisory
  •  
    Heat Advisory until July 29, 09:00pm

    NOW until
    9:00pm Thu

    Heat Advisory

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly clear, with a low around 73. South southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 73 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 104. South southwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Hot

    High: 97 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 73. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 73 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Heat index values as high as 101. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 94 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 88.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a low around 73. South southwest wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 104. South southwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 73. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Heat index values as high as 101. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 88.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
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Point Forecast:
Aurora NE
 40.86°N 98.02°W (Elev. 1814 ft)
12:32 am CDT Jul 28, 2021
3am CDT Jul 28, 2021-6pm CDT Aug 3, 2021
 
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