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.
Three Omaha businesses were held up at gunpoint on Wednesday.
Police are searching for two armed masked men who robbed the Tobacco & Phones 4 Less near 20th and L streets around 3:30 p.m. of cash. The same store was robbed in September.
Police were also called to the Tobacco & Phones 4 Less near South 42nd and Valley streets where two men with a gun got away with money and cigarettes just after midnight.
Another robbery took place at the International Bead Market at South 110th and Elm streets where a man demanded and received cash at gunpoint.