Severe Storms & Heavy Rainfall Possible in the Plains; Critical Fire Weather Conditions for Parts of the West

Scattered severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rainfall are possible across portions of the Plains through Monday. Meanwhile, dry weather and gusty winds will result in critical fire weather conditions across the Great Basin and northern Rockies. Elsewhere, tropical storm Dorian in the Atlantic is expected to slowly strengthen and will likely approach the Lesser Antilles by Tuesday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Omaha - Eppley Airfield (KOMA)

Lat: 41.31°NLon: 95.9°WElev: 978ft.

Overcast

67°F

19°C

Humidity 91%
Wind Speed S 5 mph
Barometer 29.81 in (1008.8 mb)
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 26 Aug 3:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Omaha NE

  • Today

    Today: Showers and thunderstorms before 2pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 2pm and 3pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  High near 77. Calm wind becoming northwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms

    High: 77 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming clear, with a low around 59. North northwest wind 5 to 11 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Increasing clouds, with a high near 77. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    High: 77 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 57. West wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 57 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 79. West wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 61.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 61 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 87.

    Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am.  Mostly clear, with a low around 64.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 78.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms before 2pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 2pm and 3pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. High near 77. Calm wind becoming northwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming clear, with a low around 59. North northwest wind 5 to 11 mph.
Tuesday
Increasing clouds, with a high near 77. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57. West wind 6 to 8 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 79. West wind 6 to 9 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 87.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am. Mostly clear, with a low around 64.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 78.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
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Point Forecast:
Omaha NE
 41.26°N 96°W (Elev. 1122 ft)
3:29 am CDT Aug 26, 2019
4am CDT Aug 26, 2019-6pm CDT Sep 1, 2019
 
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