Massive Heat Wave; Severe Storms and Heavy Rain

A massive heat wave is consuming much of the Midwest into the Southern tier of the U.S. with hazy, hot and humid conditions. These dangerous conditions will likely persist through Thursday as widespread excessive heat warnings and heat advisories are in effect. North and east of the heat and area of high pressure, thunderstorms with damaging and severe winds, large hail and heavy rain are likely. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Omaha, Millard Airport (KMLE)

Lat: 41.2°NLon: 96.11°WElev: 1050ft.

Partly Cloudy

77°F

25°C

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed SE 6 mph
Barometer 29.88 in
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index79°F (26°C)
Last update 5 Jul 8:55 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles ESE Gretna NE

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3am. Some storms could be severe, with large hail and damaging winds.  Mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 78. Northeast wind 7 to 11 mph becoming south after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 17 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 78 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 90. East northeast wind 6 to 8 mph becoming southeast in the morning.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. East wind 6 to 8 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 87. North northeast wind 5 to 7 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. North northeast wind around 7 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 68.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 68 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 87.

    Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Clear, with a low around 68.

    Clear

    Low: 68 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3am. Some storms could be severe, with large hail and damaging winds. Mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 78. Northeast wind 7 to 11 mph becoming south after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 17 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 90. East northeast wind 6 to 8 mph becoming southeast in the morning. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. East wind 6 to 8 mph. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. North northeast wind 5 to 7 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. North northeast wind around 7 mph. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 68.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 87.
Saturday Night
Clear, with a low around 68.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 92.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 88.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles ESE Gretna NE
 41.13°N 96.19°W (Elev. 1207 ft)
8:45 pm CDT Jul 5, 2022
9pm CDT Jul 5, 2022-6pm CDT Jul 12, 2022
 
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