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Today's Forecast

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  • 68°
  • 52°

A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH is in effect for much of the coverage area until 11 pm Wednesday evening. Lancaster County is not currently included, but the watch does include towns such as Seward, York, Grand Island, Hastings, Columbus, Holdrege and Kearney...
 
A line of strong to severe storms is likely this evening through parts of Central, South Central, and Eastern Nebraska. The timing for t-storms will be late afternoon into early evening... or roughly 4PM to 10 PM, depending on your location. T-storms will start in Central Nebraska, likely west of highway 281, then march eastward through the evening. The primary threats with these storms will be large hail and damaging winds. The threat for severe weather will be over by roughly 11 pm, with widespread rain behind the t-storms.
 
A few lingering showers are possible Thursday morning, but sunny skies with 70s are expected Thursday afternoon along with breezy northwest winds.
 
 
Luke Dorris
 
KLKN Chief Meteorologist
 
LDORRIS@klkntv.com

7-Day Forecast: Lincoln

Wednesday
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  • 68°
  • 52°

MOSTLY CLOUDY & WINDY, 100% CHANCE T-STORMS

Thursday
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  • 70°
  • 52°

DECREASING CLOUDS, 30% CHANCE AM RAIN

Friday
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  • 78°
  • 43°

MOSTLY SUNNY

Saturday
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  • 75°
  • 50°

PARTLY CLOUDY, 30% CHANCE T-STORMS

Sunday
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  • 73°
  • 58°

CLOUDY, 60% CHANCE T-STORMS

Monday
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  • 66°
  • 52°

MOSTLY CLOUDY, 40% CHANCE SHOWERS

Tuesday
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  • 57°
  • 41°

PARTLY CLOUDY, 30% CHANCE SHOWERS

Currently in Lincoln as of

  • 68°(Feels like 67°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: SE @ 18 mph
  • Barometer: 29.64 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:36
  • Sunset: 20:15
  • Humidity: 45%
  • UV Index: 10.00

7-Day Forecast: Aurora

Wednesday
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  • 77°
  • °

T-Storms

Thursday
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  • 71°
  • 45°

Clear

Friday
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  • 72°
  • 43°

Clear

Saturday
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  • 70°
  • 47°

Cloudy

Sunday
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  • 66°
  • 54°

T-Storms

Monday
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  • 61°
  • 49°

Rain

Tuesday
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  • 60°
  • 45°

Cloudy

Currently in Aurora as of

  • 73°(Feels like 73°)
  • Wind: S @ 20 mph, gusting to 28 mph
  • Barometer: 29.55 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:41
  • Sunset: 20:20
  • Humidity: 48%
  • UV Index: 10.00

7-Day Forecast: Beatrice Municipal

Wednesday
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  • 77°
  • °

T-Storms

Thursday
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  • 70°
  • 49°

Partly Cloudy

Friday
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  • 75°
  • 44°

Clear

Saturday
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  • 71°
  • 48°

Partly Cloudy

Sunday
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  • 68°
  • 57°

T-Storms

Monday
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  • 67°
  • 53°

Rain

Tuesday
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  • 60°
  • 48°

Cloudy

Currently in Beatrice Municipal as of

  • 74°(Feels like 74°)
  • Thunder
  • Wind: SSE @ 22 mph, gusting to 35 mph
  • Barometer: 29.56 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:37
  • Sunset: 20:14
  • Humidity: 37%
  • UV Index: 10.00

7-Day Forecast: Columbus Municipal

Wednesday
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  • 77°
  • °

T-Storms

Thursday
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  • 70°
  • 46°

Clear

Friday
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  • 73°
  • 40°

Clear

Saturday
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  • 68°
  • 45°

Cloudy

Sunday
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  • 65°
  • 52°

T-Storms

Monday
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  • 67°
  • 51°

Rain

Tuesday
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  • 64°
  • 47°

Cloudy

Currently in Columbus Municipal as of

  • 66°(Feels like 65°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: ESE @ 18 mph, gusting to 24 mph
  • Barometer: 29.57 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:37
  • Sunset: 20:18
  • Humidity: 46%
  • UV Index: 10.00

7-Day Forecast: Grand Island

Wednesday
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  • 81°
  • °

T-Storms

Thursday
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  • 73°
  • 45°

Clear

Friday
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  • 75°
  • 44°

Clear

Saturday
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  • 70°
  • 47°

Cloudy

Sunday
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  • 64°
  • 54°

T-Storms

Monday
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  • 66°
  • 48°

Rain

Tuesday
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  • 62°
  • 46°

Cloudy

Currently in Grand Island as of

  • 72°(Feels like 72°)
  • Wind: SSE @ 25 mph, gusting to 35 mph
  • Barometer: 29.52 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:42
  • Sunset: 20:22
  • Humidity: 53%
  • UV Index: 10.00

7-Day Forecast: Hastings

Wednesday
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  • 80°
  • °

T-Storms

Thursday
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  • 72°
  • 45°

Clear

Friday
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  • 74°
  • 44°

Clear

Saturday
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  • 72°
  • 48°

Cloudy

Sunday
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  • 64°
  • 55°

T-Storms

Monday
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  • 64°
  • 48°

Rain

Tuesday
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  • 61°
  • 44°

Cloudy

Currently in Hastings as of

  • 63°(Feels like 63°)
  • Thunder Storm
  • Wind: NW @ 6 mph
  • Barometer: 29.49 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:43
  • Sunset: 20:21
  • Humidity: 78%
  • UV Index: 2.00

7-Day Forecast: O'Neill

Wednesday
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  • 78°
  • °

T-Storms

Thursday
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  • 68°
  • 42°

Clear

Friday
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  • 69°
  • 41°

Clear

Saturday
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  • 65°
  • 42°

Cloudy

Sunday
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  • 62°
  • 47°

T-Storms

Monday
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  • 59°
  • 48°

Rain

Tuesday
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  • 58°
  • 41°

Cloudy

Currently in O'Neill as of

  • 80°(Feels like 77°)
  • Partly Cloudy
  • Wind: W @ 17 mph, gusting to 24 mph
  • Barometer: 29.49 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:41
  • Sunset: 20:26
  • Humidity: 21%
  • UV Index: 10.00
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