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 three tornadoes touched down in southeast Nebraska Monday night.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The wet snow that covered parts of eastern Nebraska and western Iowa likely didn't hurt many newly planted flowers and vegetables.

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A cool, rainy spring is easing dry conditions in parts of the nation's farm belt that saw the worst of last year's drought.

The Better Business Bureau is warning of scams following severe weather earlier this week.

NWS North Platte

Starting Monday, you’ll notice new wording in warnings issued by the National Weather Service.

NWS North Platte

This week is Severe Weather Awareness Week.

The American Red Cross recently launched its official Tornado App for iPhone and Android Smartphone users.

This Sunday the Douglas County Historical Society is hosting a panel discussion on the 1913 Easter Sunday tornado.

Drought conditions to persist, spread to other areas

Feb 22, 2013

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Climate experts say the drought affecting more than half of the nation will persist in the Great Plains and West through the spring and spread over more of California, Texas and Florida.