A Severe Thunderstorm Watch has been issued for areas west of Omaha until 11 p.m.; however, the metro area will likely have thunderstorms on and off throughout the overnight.
Mica is chairman of the House Committee on Transportation and
Infrastructure. That committee holds jurisdiction over aviation, waterborne transportation, roads, bridges and railroads.
The committee also oversees clean water and waste water management, flood damage reduction, disaster preparedness and response and activities of the Army Corps of Engineers.
Terry has toured the flooded areas in and around Omaha and is hosting an emergency preparedness conference Saturday afternoon in Omaha.