After a day with record highs, another hot day on tap for the start of the week
September 26, 2021 Overnight Forecast
HASTINGS, Neb. (KSNB) - High temperatures this afternoon reached the upper 80s and low to mid 90s with the warmest temperatures in the southwest where they saw upper 90s. Grand Island tied their record high for this day of 94 degrees set back in 1990 and Hastings, topping off at 94 degrees today, broke their record high temperature of 93 degrees set back in 2020. The only time it was this hot this late in the season was September 30, 2019 where Grand Island hit 95 degrees. We get a break from the heat overnight as things cool off though overnight under clear skies and light northwest winds. Morning lows when you are waking up will be in the low to mid 50s across the region.
Sunshine and very warm temperatures will continue into the first part of the week. Highs on Monday will again be in the upper 80s and low to mid 90s. On Tuesday, they will mostly be in the upper 80s and lower 90s.
Wednesday will be the beginning of our next cool-down. Highs on Wednesday will mostly be in the upper 70s and lower 80s. Showers and isolated thunderstorms will return to the area. The chance for rain may actually get a little bit better Wednesday night. Rain chances will continue on Thursday. High temperatures on Thursday will be cooler yet, mostly in the 70s. There may be some upper 60s. The somewhat active weather pattern may continue right into the first weekend of October with fairly seasonable temperatures.
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