Alaska Storm to Bring Significant Coastal Impacts; Threat of Flash Flooding Continues in the Southwest

A powerful Chukchi Sea, Alaska storm will produce high winds and coastal flooding that could impact critical infrastructures across western and northwestern Alaska. Locally heavy showers and thunderstorms in the Southwest may produce flash flooding, especially on burn scars, slick rocks, and dry washes. A cold front will bring fall temps and a wintry mix to the Upper Midwest and Great Lakes. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lexington, Jim Kelly Field Airport (KLXN)

Lat: 40.79°NLon: 99.78°WElev: 2415ft.

Fair

65°F

18°C

Humidity 51%
Wind Speed NE 14 G 21 mph
Barometer 30.32 in
Dewpoint 46°F (8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 6 Oct 3:55 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Gothenburg NE

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 62. North northeast wind around 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 62 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely, mainly after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Showers
    Likely

    Low: 36 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely, mainly before 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 47. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 47 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Patchy frost after 11pm.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 33. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming southwest in the evening.

    Patchy Frost

    Low: 33 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Areas of frost before 9am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 65. Light west southwest wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Areas Frost
    then Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Clear, with a low around 38.

    Clear

    Low: 38 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 72.

    Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Clear, with a low around 38.

    Clear

    Low: 38 °F

  • Columbus
    Day

    Columbus Day: Sunny, with a high near 73.

    Sunny

    High: 73 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 62. North northeast wind around 15 mph.
Tonight
Showers likely, mainly after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Friday
Showers likely, mainly before 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 47. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Patchy frost after 11pm. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 33. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming southwest in the evening.
Saturday
Areas of frost before 9am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 65. Light west southwest wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Saturday Night
Clear, with a low around 38.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 72.
Sunday Night
Clear, with a low around 38.
Columbus Day
Sunny, with a high near 73.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around 46.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 79.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 42.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 67.
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Point Forecast:
Gothenburg NE
 40.93°N 100.17°W (Elev. 2572 ft)
3:46 pm CDT Oct 6, 2022
4pm CDT Oct 6, 2022-6pm CDT Oct 12, 2022
 
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