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Hi: 78° Lo: 47°

Feels like 44°F
Precipitation: 0%
Humidity: 86%

Dewpoint: 43°
Wind Chill: 44°
Wind Direction: ESE
Wind Speed: 6 mph

Sunrise: 07:28:36 am
Sunset: 07:42:53 pm

2 AM


Humidity: 59%
Precip: 0%

3 AM


Humidity: 58%
Precip: 0%

4 AM


Humidity: 64%
Precip: 0%

5 AM


Humidity: 70%
Precip: 0%

6 AM


Humidity: 77%
Precip: 0%

7 AM


Humidity: 84%
Precip: 0%


Hi: 91° Lo: 63

Hi: 92° Lo: 60

Hi: 70° Lo: 50

Hi: 58° Lo: 45

Hi: 58° Lo: 42

Hi: 64° Lo: 42

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The heat returns for the end of the week. Highs Thursday and Friday will be in the upper 80s and low 90s. Then, as we head into the weekend, we will see cooler weather take hold. Lower 70s are forecast for Saturday and then low to middle 60s by Sunday. The unseasonable cool weather sticks around as we head into next week, with 60s forecast through midweek.

Thursday will again be dry and sunny. But, as we go into Friday and the weekend, rain chances move back into the area and stay with us for quite a while. Small chances for showers are storms are in place beginning Friday afternoon. Then, as we go into Saturday and Sunday, very good rain and thunderstorm chances come into play and widespread showers are likely. Cloud cover and small shower chances linger as we head into next week.

THURSDAY: Warm again with highs around 90° and mostly sunny skies.

FRIDAY: Partly sunny with a 30% chance for showers and storms beginning Friday afternoon. Better rain chances as we go into the evening and overnight hours. Highs in the upper 80s.

SATURDAY: Mostly cloudy, cooler, with rain likely. Highs in the low 70s.

SUNDAY: Mostly cloudy, cooler, with rain likely again. Highs in the low to mid-60s.

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Updated: 05/17/2017 - Heavy rains flooded North Platte streets overnight. Almost an inch fell in the city. Rain will weave in and out of the forecast through Saturday, projecting an additional 1.80 by the weekend.