Blizzard Conditions Over the Sierra Nevada Mountains; Critical Fire Weather in the High Plains

A strong winter storm across the west is currently producing heavy mountain snow, strong/high winds, and heavy low elevation rain to parts of the Pacific Northwest, Great Basin, California and the northern/central Rockies. Impacts are expected to continue through Sunday. Across the High Plains, strong winds and dry air will support Critical to Elevated fire weather conditions through the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Grand Island, Central Nebraska Regional Airport (KGRI)

Lat: 40.96°NLon: 98.31°WElev: 1844ft.

Fair

50°F

10°C

Humidity 68%
Wind Speed S 10 mph
Barometer 29.56 in (1001.9 mb)
Dewpoint 40°F (4°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Wind Chill46°F (8°C)
Last update 2 Mar 5:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SSE Grand Island, Central Nebraska Regional Airport NE

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 42. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 42 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west northwest in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 33. South southwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming north northeast in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    Low: 33 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 58. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 58 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 29. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 29 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 58.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 58 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 35 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 59.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 59 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 34 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 42. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west northwest in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 33. South southwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming north northeast in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 58. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 29. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 58.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 59.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Thursday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly sunny, with a high near 48. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow. Partly cloudy, with a low around 26. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 50.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SSE Grand Island, Central Nebraska Regional Airport NE
 40.97°N 98.31°W (Elev. 1844 ft)
5:31 pm CST Mar 2, 2024
6pm CST Mar 2, 2024-6pm CST Mar 9, 2024
 
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