Severe Storms in the Upper Midwest; Heavy Rain in the Mid-Atlantic; Widespread Heat in the Southwest

Severe storms with damaging winds, large hail, and locally heavy rain will impact portions of the Upper Midwest. A lingering front will bring another round of heavy showers and thunderstorms to the Mid-Atlantic. Excessive heat continues in the South Plains to the Southwest, and fire weather threats remain Critical across the Great Basin, Northern Rockies, and into the Plains. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Omaha - Eppley Airfield (KOMA)

Lat: 41.31°NLon: 95.9°WElev: 978ft.

Mostly Cloudy

76°F

24°C

Humidity 91%
Wind Speed SE 6 mph
Barometer 29.97 in (1014.1 mb)
Dewpoint 73°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index76°F (24°C)
Last update 12 Aug 10:52 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Omaha NE

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. South southeast wind around 7 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 72 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. South southeast wind 6 to 8 mph, with gusts as high as 17 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. South southeast wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. South wind 5 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 90 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. South wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am, then a slight chance of showers after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 87 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am, then a slight chance of showers between 8am and 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 85 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 63 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. South southeast wind around 7 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. South southeast wind 6 to 8 mph, with gusts as high as 17 mph.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. South southeast wind 6 to 8 mph.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. South wind 5 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Friday Night
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. South wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am, then a slight chance of showers after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am, then a slight chance of showers between 8am and 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 83.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
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Point Forecast:
Omaha NE
 41.26°N 96°W (Elev. 1122 ft)
10:36 pm CDT Aug 12, 2020
11pm CDT Aug 12, 2020-6pm CDT Aug 19, 2020
 
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