Dangerous Heat and Humidity Building from the Plains to the East Coast

A strengthening ridge of high pressure will produce much above average temperatures from the Plains to the East Coast, a true summer heat wave. Highs in the 90s and triple digits combined w/ humidity and dewpoints surging into the upper 70s, if not low 80s, will create heat indices as high as 110 to 115 through this weekend. Air quality will likely be poor due to haze and little air circulation. Read More >

Current conditions at

Ord, Evelyn Sharp Field Airport (KODX)

Lat: 41.62°NLon: 98.95°WElev: 2070ft.

Fog/Mist

71°F

22°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed S 3 mph
Barometer 29.74 in (1005.6 mb)
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Last update 18 Jul 3:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Ord NE

Excessive Heat Warning until July 19, 10:00pm
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Excessive Heat Warning
  •  
    Excessive Heat Warning until July 19, 10:00pm

    NOW until
    10:00pm Fri

    Excessive Heat Warning

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 104. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon.

    Hot

    High: 97 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 71. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 71 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 98. Heat index values as high as 109. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Hot

    High: 98 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast in the evening.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 82.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 104. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 71. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 98. Heat index values as high as 109. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast in the evening.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 82.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 81.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly clear, with a low around 61.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
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Point Forecast:
Ord NE
 41.61°N 98.94°W (Elev. 2037 ft)
3:44 am CDT Jul 18, 2019
4am CDT Jul 18, 2019-6pm CDT Jul 24, 2019
 
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