Storms in the Central U.S.; Dangerous Heat in the South; Critical Fire Weather in the West

A cold front moving across the U.S. will bring strong to severe storms from the South-Central Plains to the Upper Midwest. Storms may produce damaging winds, large hail, and a couple of tornadoes. Dangerous heat continues in the south, especially, Texas. Temperatures moderate slightly in the Southwest. Critical fire weather conditions persist in the Great Basin and into northeastern California. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Omaha - Eppley Airfield (KOMA)

Lat: 41.31°NLon: 95.9°WElev: 978ft.

Mostly Cloudy

27°C

80°F

Humidity 69%
Wind Speed SE 20 km/h
Barometer 1009.2 mb (29.83 in)
Dewpoint 21°C (69°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index28°C (83°F)
Last update 13 Jul 10:52 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SW Carter Lake IA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. South southeast wind 11 to 14 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 22 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 4pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 30. South southeast wind 8 to 13 km/h becoming north northwest in the morning.  New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 30 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. North wind 11 to 14 km/h.  New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 18 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm.  Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 28. North wind 8 to 10 km/h.  New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 28 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 17. Northeast wind 5 to 8 km/h becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 17 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 31.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 31 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 22 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 34.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 34 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 25.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 25 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. South southeast wind 11 to 14 km/h.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 30. South southeast wind 8 to 13 km/h becoming north northwest in the morning. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. North wind 11 to 14 km/h. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 28. North wind 8 to 10 km/h. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 17. Northeast wind 5 to 8 km/h becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 31.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 34.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Saturday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 37.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 36.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 33.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SW Carter Lake IA
 41.26°N 95.94°W (Elev. 341 m)
11:30 pm CDT Jul 13, 2020
11pm CDT Jul 13, 2020-6pm CDT Jul 20, 2020
 
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