Severe Storms Across Portions of the Central U.S.; Wet and Windy in the Northwest

A few severe thunderstorms with damaging winds and large hail are expected this today across Kentucky, northeast Minnesota, and from southeast Colorado into the Oklahoma Panhandle. These storms may produce heavy rain and flooding in Kentucky. A strong cold front will sweep through the Northwest U.S. with rain, mountain snow and high winds. Heat and record high temperatures persist in the South. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Norfolk, Stefan Memorial Airport (KOFK)

Lat: 41.98°NLon: 97.44°WElev: 1572ft.

A Few Clouds

83°F

28°C

Humidity 30%
Wind Speed W 5 mph
Barometer 29.76 in (1006.6 mb)
Dewpoint 48°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index81°F (27°C)
Last update 18 May 6:56 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SW Plainview NE

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between midnight and 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 57 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 11 to 16 mph becoming southwest 18 to 23 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 36 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 91 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Windy, with a north northwest wind 21 to 26 mph becoming north northwest 13 to 18 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 33 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms and
    Windy

    Low: 49 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 64. Breezy, with a northwest wind 13 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 64 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. North wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 42 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 55 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 66.

    Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of showers after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 47 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between midnight and 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 11 to 16 mph becoming southwest 18 to 23 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 36 mph.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Windy, with a north northwest wind 21 to 26 mph becoming north northwest 13 to 18 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 33 mph.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 64. Breezy, with a northwest wind 13 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. North wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 66.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Monday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. Breezy.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 69.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SW Plainview NE
 42.33°N 97.82°W (Elev. 1742 ft)
7:05 pm CDT May 18, 2022
7pm CDT May 18, 2022-6pm CDT May 25, 2022
 
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