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

Wayne, Wayne Municipal Airport (KLCG)

Lat: 42.24°NLon: 96.98°WElev: 1430ft.

Fair

71°F

22°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.74 in
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 18 Jul 5:55 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Wayne NE

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

    NOW until
    10:00pm Fri

    Excessive Heat Warning

  • Today

    Today: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 7am and 8am.  Areas of fog before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Light southwest wind becoming west southwest 8 to 13 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms and
    Areas Fog
    then Sunny

    High: 93 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 73. South wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 73 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 96. Heat index values as high as 106. South wind 7 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 96 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. Southeast wind 6 to 9 mph becoming northeast after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 73 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northeast in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 82.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 7am and 8am. Areas of fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Light southwest wind becoming west southwest 8 to 13 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 73. South wind 5 to 8 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 96. Heat index values as high as 106. South wind 7 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. Southeast wind 6 to 9 mph becoming northeast after midnight.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northeast in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 82.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 81.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 81.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 83.
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Point Forecast:
Wayne NE
 42.23°N 97.01°W (Elev. 1476 ft)
6:16 am CDT Jul 18, 2019
6am CDT Jul 18, 2019-6pm CDT Jul 24, 2019
 
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