Heat could lead to storms overnight

With heat indices reaching 105 degrees today, the National Weather Service (NWS) is warning there could be severe storms later tonight into the morning.

The storm threat starts around 9 p.m., according to the NWS, though the chances for storms is greater in the early morning hours Wednesday. Strong winds, large hail and heavy rain are all possible.

Whenever there is severe weather the possibility for power outages exist.


Jason Kuiper

About Jason Kuiper

Jason Kuiper joined OPPD as a communications specialist in 2015. He formerly worked as a staff writer and reporter at the Omaha World-Herald.