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.
An important reminder of the dangers of the flu are shown in Lancaster County. The Lincoln-Lancaster County Health Department says two deaths have recently occurred in the county.
Although details about the two individuals are not available, the health department says anyone six months and older should get a flu shot.
Those who do come down with the flu should also stay home from work or school, so the flu is not spread.