Major Storm Pounding California; Winter Weather Threats Through This Weekend From the Central to Eastern U.S.

The last and strongest in a week-long parade of Pacific storms is pounding California with a variety of hazards, including heavy rainfall, mountain snow and flooding near recent wildfire burn scars. Meanwhile, a weak, progressive system may produce light snow from the Ohio Valley into the northern Mid-Atlantic region through early Friday. Then a major winter storm will develop for the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Omaha - Eppley Airfield (KOMA)

Lat: 41.31°NLon: 95.9°WElev: 978ft.

Overcast

30°F

-1°C

Humidity 69%
Wind Speed N 3 mph
Barometer 30.13 in (1021.6 mb)
Dewpoint 21°F (-6°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Last update 17 Jan 12:52 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SSW Carter Lake IA

Winter Weather Advisory January 18, 12:00pm until January 19, 06:00am
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Winter Weather Advisory
  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Cloudy, with a high near 32. West northwest wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Cloudy

    High: 32 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Cloudy, with a low around 22. Calm wind becoming east 5 to 7 mph after midnight.

    Cloudy

    Low: 22 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of snow and freezing drizzle between 7am and 11am, then snow.  High near 27. East wind 9 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.  New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Chance Wintry
    Mix then Snow

    High: 27 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow, mainly before 1am.  Low around 10. Blustery, with a north wind 16 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow and
    Blustery

    Low: 10 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of snow before 7am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 14. North wind 9 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 14 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 1.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 1 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 16.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 16 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 12 °F

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: A slight chance of snow after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 30.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Snow

    High: 30 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Cloudy, with a high near 32. West northwest wind 3 to 5 mph.
Tonight
Cloudy, with a low around 22. Calm wind becoming east 5 to 7 mph after midnight.
Friday
A chance of snow and freezing drizzle between 7am and 11am, then snow. High near 27. East wind 9 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Little or no ice accumulation expected. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Friday Night
Snow, mainly before 1am. Low around 10. Blustery, with a north wind 16 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of snow before 7am. Partly sunny, with a high near 14. North wind 9 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 1.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 16.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12.
M.L.King Day
A slight chance of snow after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 30.
Monday Night
A chance of snow, mainly after 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Tuesday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 22.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow. Partly cloudy, with a low around 8.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 28.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SSW Carter Lake IA
 41.26°N 95.94°W (Elev. 1119 ft)
12:35 pm CST Jan 17, 2019
1pm CST Jan 17, 2019-6pm CST Jan 23, 2019
 
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