Powerful Storm Approaching Western Alaska; Well Below Normal Temperatures in the Northern Plains

A powerful Fall storm is forecast to impact the Northwest and West-Central coasts of Alaska into the weekend with gale to storm-force winds, coastal flooding, high surf, beach erosion and inland high winds. Much below normal temperatures will prevail across the northern Plains into the Great Lakes Thursday and Friday and the East Coast this weekend behind a strong cold front. Read More >

Current conditions at

Grand Island, Central Nebraska Regional Airport (KGRI)

Lat: 40.96°NLon: 98.31°WElev: 1844ft.

Fair

55°F

13°C

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed W 6 mph
Barometer 30.17 in (1021.8 mb)
Dewpoint 48°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill54°F (12°C)
Last update 5 Oct 10:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Grand Island NE

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 49. West wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 49 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 68. West northwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming north northeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. North northeast wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 41 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. North northeast wind around 5 mph.  New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 49 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Patchy frost after 3am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 35. Calm wind.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Patchy
    Frost

    Low: 35 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Areas of frost before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 62.

    Areas Frost
    then Sunny

    High: 62 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 42.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 42 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 72.

    Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Clear, with a low around 43.

    Clear

    Low: 43 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 49. West wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 68. West northwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming north northeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. North northeast wind 5 to 15 mph.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. North northeast wind around 5 mph. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Patchy frost after 3am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 35. Calm wind.
Saturday
Areas of frost before 8am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 62.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 42.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 72.
Sunday Night
Clear, with a low around 43.
Columbus Day
Sunny, with a high near 74.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 77.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 50.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
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Point Forecast:
Grand Island NE
 40.92°N 98.34°W (Elev. 1847 ft)
9:46 pm CDT Oct 5, 2022
11pm CDT Oct 5, 2022-6pm CDT Oct 12, 2022
 
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