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Very Cold with Snow and Ice Across the Central & Eastern States; Turning Unsettled in the Northwest

Well below normal temperatures, bitterly cold wind chills, and another round of snow and ice will impact the central and eastern U.S. through at least Tuesday. Wintry precipitation will extend as far south as Texas and Louisiana. Meanwhile, rain and wind will return to the Pacific Northwest, with locally heavy precipitation by mid-week. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lincoln, Lincoln Municipal Airport (KLNK)

Lat: 40.83°NLon: 96.76°WElev: 1214ft.

Overcast

0°F

-18°C

Humidity 69%
Wind Speed NW 14 mph
Barometer 30.75 in (1044.3 mb)
Dewpoint -8°F (-22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill-19°F (-28°C)
Last update 16 Jan 3:54 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Lincoln NE

Wind Chill Advisory until January 16, 12:00pm
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Wind Chill Advisory
  •  
    Wind Chill Advisory until January 16, 12:00pm

    NOW until
    12:00pm Tue

    Wind Chill Advisory

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -6. Wind chill values as low as -25. North northwest wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -6 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of flurries between 7am and 9am.  Mostly sunny and cold, with a high near 10. Wind chill values as low as -26. North northwest wind 6 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Chance
    Flurries

    High: 10 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -4. Wind chill values as low as -16. Calm wind becoming south southwest 5 to 7 mph after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -4 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 28. Wind chill values as low as -16. South southwest wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 28 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Clear, with a low around 13. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 13 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 43.

    Sunny

    High: 43 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 25.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 25 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 49.

    Sunny

    High: 49 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -6. Wind chill values as low as -25. North northwest wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday
A chance of flurries between 7am and 9am. Mostly sunny and cold, with a high near 10. Wind chill values as low as -26. North northwest wind 6 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -4. Wind chill values as low as -16. Calm wind becoming south southwest 5 to 7 mph after midnight.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 28. Wind chill values as low as -16. South southwest wind 6 to 9 mph.
Wednesday Night
Clear, with a low around 13. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 43.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 25.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 49.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 42.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Sunday
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 34.
Sunday Night
Snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 35.
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Point Forecast:
Lincoln NE
 40.82°N 96.68°W (Elev. 1214 ft)
3:35 am CST Jan 16, 2018
4am CST Jan 16, 2018-6pm CST Jan 22, 2018
 
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