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Severe weather possible across parts of Plains, New England, flash flooding possible across southern Plains

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a Slight Risk of severe thunderstorms Thurs. afternoon and evening across parts of the central & southern Plains, with large hail, damaging winds & a few tornadoes possible. There is also a Slight Risk of severe thunderstorms across New England, where damaging wind gusts will be the main threat. Flash flooding is also possible across TX, OK and KS.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lincoln, Lincoln Municipal Airport (KLNK)

Lat: 40.83°NLon: 96.76°WElev: 1214ft.

Partly Cloudy

69°F

21°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed S 7 mph
Barometer 30.01 in (1015.4 mb)
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 28 May 10:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lincoln NE

  • This
    Afternoon

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 77 °F

  • Tonight

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 62 °F

  • Friday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 77 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 53 °F

  • Saturday

    Slight Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Showers

    High: 67 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 48 °F

  • Sunday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 53 °F

  • Monday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 75 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 77. South southeast wind 11 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind 8 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. South wind 8 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 8pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 8pm and 2am, then a slight chance of showers after 2am. Cloudy, with a low around 53. North wind 9 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers before 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 67. North wind around 11 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
Lincoln NE
 40.82°N 96.68°W (Elev. 1214 ft)
10:35 am CDT May 28, 2015
12pm CDT May 28, 2015-6pm CDT Jun 3, 2015
 
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