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Severe Thunderstorms over the Plains, Heavy Rain Threat Continues over Portions of the Mississippi Valley

Heavy rainfall with localized flooding will remain possible over portions of the Mississippi Valley and the Plains through midweek. In addition, severe thunderstorms will be possible over the southern and central Plains. Some of the storms could contain damaging winds and large hail. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lincoln, Lincoln Municipal Airport (KLNK)

Lat: 40.83°NLon: 96.76°WElev: 1214ft.

Fair

82°F

28°C

Humidity 40%
Wind Speed NW 16 mph
Barometer 29.97 in (1013.9 mb)
Dewpoint 55°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index81°F (27°C)
Last update 17 Aug 1:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lincoln NE

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 86. Northwest wind 11 to 13 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 63. North northwest wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable.

    Clear then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 63 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 7am and 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 87. West southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 60. North northwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 60 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 89. Light and variable wind.

    Sunny

    High: 89 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 90 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 86. Northwest wind 11 to 13 mph.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 63. North northwest wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 7am and 1pm. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 87. West southwest wind 5 to 7 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60. North northwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 89. Light and variable wind.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
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Point Forecast:
Lincoln NE
 40.82°N 96.68°W (Elev. 1214 ft)
1:35 pm CDT Aug 17, 2017
2pm CDT Aug 17, 2017-6pm CDT Aug 23, 2017
 
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