Dangerous heat and humidity from the central U.S. to East Coast this weekend

Hot and very humid conditions will push the heat index to well over 100 degrees across a large portion of the central and eastern U.S. Excessive Heat Warnings and Heat Advisories are in effect for much of the Plains, Miss. Valley, Midwest, Ohio Valley, Mid-Atlantic and southern states. Be very cautious if you must do outdoor activities in these areas during the afternoon and evening this weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Grand Island, Central Nebraska Regional Airport (KGRI)

Lat: 40.96°NLon: 98.31°WElev: 1844ft.

Fair

21°C

70°F

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed NE 11 km/h
Barometer 1011.7 mb (29.92 in)
Dewpoint 20°C (68°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 24 Jul 4:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Grand Island NE

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 31. North wind 15 to 20 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 31 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 18. Northeast wind 5 to 15 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 18 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 31. Southeast wind 10 to 20 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 31 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 20. Southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 20 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. South wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 km/h.  New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 33 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 21 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 31.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 31 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 20 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 30.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 30 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 31. North wind 15 to 20 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 km/h.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 18. Northeast wind 5 to 15 km/h.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 31. Southeast wind 10 to 20 km/h.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 20. Southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. South wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 km/h. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 31.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 30.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 29.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 29.
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Point Forecast:
Grand Island NE
 40.92°N 98.37°W (Elev. 567 m)
5:14 am CDT Jul 24, 2016
5am CDT Jul 24, 2016-6pm CDT Jul 30, 2016
 
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