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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Thunderstorms that blasted through eastern Nebraska into Iowa toppled trees, overturned semitrailers, knocked out power to hundreds of homes and businesses and spawned short-lived tornadoes.

STAPLETON, Neb. (AP) — Federal authorities say the sixth mild earthquake in a week has occurred under central Nebraska.

Got the Winter Blues? You're Not Alone

Apr 13, 2018

Has winter been getting you down?  You’re not alone.   Eleanor Dunning, a sophomore at North High School, explains…

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Entries are being sought for the 2018 Nebraska Severe Weather Awareness Poster Contest.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska State Patrol is urging motorists in the state to prepare for a winter storm later this week that's expected to make driving dangerous.

WASHINGTON (AP) — With hurricanes, wildfires, flooding, tornadoes and drought, America hit a record high bill last year for weather disasters: $306 billion.

With temperatures dipping well below freezing, many people are breaking out their wood or coal stoves, turning on space heaters or taking full advantage of their fireplaces to keep warm. 

Protect your pipes from freezing

Dec 28, 2017

Wind chills are expected to remain below zero in much of Iowa and Nebraska and fire officials say the bitterly cold temperatures can cause pipes to freeze and break. 

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Nebraskans: Meteorologists say it's cold now, it's expected to be cold Friday and maybe even colder over the weekend.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Officials say the bone-numbing temperatures have wreaked havoc with aging water lines across Omaha.

NOAA works to improve emergency response to natural disasters.  KIOS News Director Cheril Lee has more...

Hot Weather Safety Tips

Jul 20, 2017

The Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services reminds people to be careful during hot weather by taking some safety precautions.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Thunderstorms have loosed a barrage of hail on eastern Nebraska and western Iowa, shattering windshields, damaging roofs and shredding field crops and urban gardens.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — With a heat index creeping into the triple digits, the Salvation Army in Omaha is opening cooling stations in Omaha and neighboring Council Bluffs, Iowa.

As we head deeper into warmer weather, the possibility for severe weather including thunderstorms, hail and tornadoes is on the rise.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Powerful winds and heavy rain have ripped through eastern Nebraska, leaving behind damaged homes, farms and businesses and thousands of people without electricity.

When there’s a severe thunderstorm or tornado headed your way, the safest place to be is the basement.  

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Weather forecasters are warning of possible severe weather — including large hail, high winds and even tornadoes — for sections of eastern Nebraska and much of Iowa.

When you think of NASA, you don’t automatically think about snow. You probably think of space.

With colder weather arriving and the potential for snow accumulation next week, it’s not too early to think about storm preparation.

Winter is upon us here in Nebraska and if you haven’t done it yet, the American Red Cross is advising you to winterize your car.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska's snow plows will be using more technology to help stay on top of storms this winter, and some plows now have a second blade.

HASTINGS, Neb. (AP) — A tornado damaged some farm buildings in southeast Nebraska Sunday as it moved across a mostly rural area of the state.

COLUMBUS, Neb. (AP) — Nebraskans should prepare for the winter storms that are certain to come.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The unseasonably mild conditions of recent days will be ushered out by a jolt of wintry weather that's expected to bring blizzards, freezing temperatures and high winds to northern Plains states.

VALENTINE, Neb (AP) — Just more than two weeks into fall, those in western and northern Nebraska are already seeing snow.

After Tuesday’s storm, many residents were left without power and saw their food spoil. 

OMAHA, Neb. (AP)  Several thousand utility customers in eastern Nebraska could remain without power until Thursday afternoon because of the extent of damage thunderstorms caused.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Thunderstorms have lashed several parts of eastern Nebraska, leaving thousands of people without power and some stranded by street flooding and storm debris.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Forecasters are warning about extreme heat and the possibility of severe thunderstorms across much of Nebraska and Iowa on Tuesday.

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