Severe Thunderstorms in the Midwest and Heavy Snow in the Northern Rockies on Wednesday

Scattered severe thunderstorms (Slight Risk Level 2 of 5) are possible Wednesday afternoon and evening from southern Lower Michigan into parts of the Midwest/Ohio Valley. A cold front sweeping across the north-central U.S. will bring additional heavy snow along the mountains and foothills of the northern Rockies into Thursday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lexington, Jim Kelly Field Airport (KLXN)

Lat: 40.79°NLon: 99.78°WElev: 2415ft.

Fair

8°C

46°F

Humidity 92%
Wind Speed W 15 km/h
Barometer 29.85 in
Dewpoint 7°C (44°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill5°C (41°F)
Last update 17 Apr 3:35 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Gothenburg NE

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly clear, with a low around 5. West northwest wind around 15 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 5 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 23. West northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming south southeast in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 23 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms before 4am, then showers likely.  Low around 2. Breezy, with an east wind 25 to 30 km/h becoming north 30 to 35 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 50 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 2 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers before 7am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 13. North wind 25 to 30 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h.  New precipitation amounts of less than 1 mm possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 13 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 0. North wind 10 to 20 km/h becoming east northeast after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 0 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 11.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 11 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of rain and snow showers between 1am and 4am, then a chance of snow showers after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: -2 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of snow showers before 7am, then a chance of rain and snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 8. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 8 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A slight chance of rain showers before 1am, then a slight chance of freezing rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    Rain/Freezing
    Rain

    Low: -2 °C

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a low around 5. West northwest wind around 15 km/h.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 23. West northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming south southeast in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms before 4am, then showers likely. Low around 2. Breezy, with an east wind 25 to 30 km/h becoming north 30 to 35 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 50 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers before 7am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 13. North wind 25 to 30 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h. New precipitation amounts of less than 1 mm possible.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 0. North wind 10 to 20 km/h becoming east northeast after midnight.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 11.
Friday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers between 1am and 4am, then a chance of snow showers after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
A chance of snow showers before 7am, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 8. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of rain showers before 1am, then a slight chance of freezing rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 16.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 2.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 19.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 2.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 19.
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Point Forecast:
Gothenburg NE
 40.93°N 100.17°W (Elev. 784 m)
3:02 am CDT Apr 17, 2024
3am CDT Apr 17, 2024-6pm CDT Apr 23, 2024
 
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