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Severe weather risk and flash flood potential continue on Sunday

Strong to severe thunderstorms are expected across much of the central and southern Plains towards the Miss. River Valley on Sunday. The Storm Prediction Center indicates a Slight Risk for these areas. Isolated tornadoes, hail and damaging winds are all possible. Flash flooding is also forecast from central Iowa into southern Texas where the heaviest rainfall is expected.
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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.

Overcast

19°C

66°F

Humidity 73%
Wind Speed S 6 km/h
Barometer 29.81 in (1009.3 mb)
Dewpoint 14°C (57°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 24 May 5:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Grand Island NE

  • This
    Afternoon

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 21 °C

  • Tonight

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 13 °C

  • Memorial
    Day

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 23 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 13 °C

  • Tuesday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 23 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 13 °C

  • Wednesday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 26 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 16 °C

  • Thursday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 26 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21. South wind around 15 km/h.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 11pm. Patchy fog after 2am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. South wind around 10 km/h. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Memorial Day
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 23. South wind 10 to 15 km/h. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. South wind around 10 km/h becoming west after midnight. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 23. Northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 13.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 26.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 23. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 12. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 18.
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Point Forecast:
Grand Island NE
 40.92°N 98.37°W (Elev. 567 m)
4:01 pm CDT May 24, 2015
4pm CDT May 24, 2015-6pm CDT May 30, 2015
 
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