Dangerous Heat Wave from the Midwest to East Coast

A large ridge of high pressure extending from the Central to Eastern U.S. will deliver a dangerous summer heat wave through the weekend. Widespread excessive heat warnings and heat advisories already cover the Eastern two-thirds of the country. A number of record highs and overnight warm minimum temperatures are likely. Heat indices will surge past 100 degrees and approach the 110s. Heat Safety! Read More >

Current conditions at

Blair Municipal Airport (KBTA)

Lat: 41.41°NLon: 96.11°WElev: 1325ft.

Fair

79°F

26°C

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed S 10 mph
Barometer 29.74 in
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index82°F (28°C)
Last update 19 Jul 7:15 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles WSW Washington NE

Excessive Heat Warning until July 20, 07:00pm
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Excessive Heat Warning
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    Excessive Heat Warning until July 20, 07:00pm

    NOW until
    7:00pm Sat

    Excessive Heat Warning

  • Today

    Today: Sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 111. South wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Hot

    High: 97 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 79. South wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 79 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Sunny, with a high near 93. South wind 6 to 13 mph becoming east in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. North northeast wind 7 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 81. North northeast wind 6 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 59.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 80.

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 59.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 59 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 111. South wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tonight
Clear, with a low around 79. South wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Sunny, with a high near 93. South wind 6 to 13 mph becoming east in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. North northeast wind 7 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 81. North northeast wind 6 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 80.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 83.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 86.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 65.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles WSW Washington NE
 41.39°N 96.29°W (Elev. 1201 ft)
7:15 am CDT Jul 19, 2019
7am CDT Jul 19, 2019-6pm CDT Jul 25, 2019
 
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