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.
Fewer parents are taking their children along when they shop for back to school items.
According to America's Research Group data, only 56% of parents polled say they are bringing their children with them.
That is down from 80% last year.
One expert says leaving the kids at home helps save money, because children often want more expensive items.