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Hot Weather Over Much of the U.S.

Tuesday may be the first day of September, but it will feel more like July in much of the country. Highs in the low to mid 90s will be common from the central and southern Plains across the southeast and into the mid-Atlantic. Highs over 100 will be common in the desert southwest. The hot weather is expected to continue in many areas through the Labor Day weekend.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Grand Island, Central Nebraska Regional Airport (KGRI)

Lat: 40.96°NLon: 98.31°WElev: 1844ft.

Fair

20°C

68°F

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed S 13 km/h
Barometer 29.93 in (1012.2 mb)
Dewpoint 18°C (64°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 1 Sep 1:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Farwell NE

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Calm wind.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 18 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 31. South wind 5 to 15 km/h increasing to 15 to 25 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 31 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. South wind 15 to 20 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 19 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. South wind 15 to 20 km/h increasing to 25 to 30 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 33 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 20. South wind 20 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 20 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. Breezy.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Mostly
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 33 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 22 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 31.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 31 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 21 °C

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Calm wind.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 31. South wind 5 to 15 km/h increasing to 15 to 25 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. South wind 15 to 20 km/h.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. South wind 15 to 20 km/h increasing to 25 to 30 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 20. South wind 20 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. Breezy.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 31.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 30.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Labor Day
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 25.
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Point Forecast:
Farwell NE
 41.23°N 98.64°W (Elev. 606 m)
1:29 am CDT Sep 1, 2015
2am CDT Sep 1, 2015-6pm CDT Sep 7, 2015
 
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