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 photo contest is part of the event marking the groundbreaking for Nebraska Innovation Campus at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.
The contest is for digital photographs taken in Nebraska representing food, fuel and water. A winner will be chosen for each category.
Photos must have been taken on November 1, 2009 or after. Contestants are limited to one entry per category. Entries must be submitted by 11:59 p.m. on November 1st.
The upcoming groundbreaking celebrates the start of construction of the core facilities at Nebraska Innovation Campus.