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.
A worker has been rescued after four hours in grain past his waist inside a west-central Nebraska grain bin.
The incident was reported around 9:30 a.m. Wednesday by Ed Foster of All Points Cooperative in Gothenburg.
Authorities say Rick Frickenstein was freed at 1:30 p.m. and was able to walk out of the bin. He was taken to a hospital to be checked out.
The incident is being investigated.