DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A growing season that began unusually wet and cold in the Midwest is finishing hot and dry, renewing worries of drought and its impact on crops.
Omaha residents can expect delays in trash pick-up this week due to the heat.
The Salvation Army of Omaha will have four cooling stations open through next Friday.
As of July first, NOAA’s Central Region Climate Services began offering a 1-month precipitation and temperature outlook in addition to its seasonal outlook.
Two tree debris drop-off locations are open in Omaha through Friday.
OPPD says more than 10,000 customers remain without power after a severe storm moved through the metro Monday morning.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Two new websites are offering support to Iowa residents in areas hit by recent storms and flooding.
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The recent rain has helped alleviate drought in Nebraska, but most of the state remains dry with the worst conditions being reported out west.
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The National Weather Service says nearly a dozen tornadoes have been reported in south-central and southeastern Nebraska but no injuries.
The National Weather Service says strong winds, large hail, and flooding are all possible Wednesday night and Thursday in the Omaha metro area.