Weather Information & Resources
Soil Temperature Summary for Nebraska (Source: Nebraska Mesonet) (illustrated graphically and numerically by district)
Accumulated GDD and Crop Water Use (ET) Rates
Nebraska Ag Water Management Network. Access rain and ET information posted by the ag community and crop growth stage information
Nebraska Extension Crop Water Use Information Rich resources of information on ET, soil moisture sensing and water management for crop production
Corn GDD, an online Useful to Usable Decision Support Tool for the Corn Belt See current conditions and GDD in a 30-year perspective.
Evapotranspiration Resources and Crop Water Use Data by Growth Stage (Corn, Soybean, Wheat, Alfalfa, Sorghum, Sugarbeet, Potato)
NeRAIN Reports and Maps (Nebraska Rainfall Assessment and Information Network) Daily precipitation reports from hundreds of Nebraska sites
Precipitation Summary (Source: High Plains Regional Climate Center)
Ag Climate View Tool, a Useful to Usable U2U decision support tool Access customized historical climate and crop yield data (See related CW article.)
Ag Climate Connection, a blog with news and views on climate change in the Corn Belt Other Helpful Sites
November 16, 2022
The current outlook for November includes rainfall for eastern Nebraska and snow for the west on Thanksgiving, followed by a potentially statewide snow event beginning on Black Friday.
November 9, 2022
Temperatures will dip into the 20s and 30s this weekend, and a statewide precipitation event is forecast to follow on Nov. 15, most likely in the form of snow.
November 3, 2022
An active weather pattern is predicted to develop during the first half of November, and three opportunities for precipitation are forecast for Nebraska.
Photo courtesy High Plains Ag Lab
November 3, 2022
Through the National Weather Service Cooperative Observer Program, the High Plains Ag Lab has been providing Nebraska's agriculture community with local weather observations and climate data for 150 years.
October 26, 2022
The next precipitation event for Nebraska is projected to begin on Nov. 4, with rain in the eastern part of the state and snow anticipated for the western and central regions.