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Severe Thunderstorms With Heavy Rain Possible In The Upper Midwest; Excessive Heat For Central U.S.

Several rounds of strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible from the northern Plains and upper Midwest to the Great Lakes through Friday. Damaging winds, large hail, and flooding will be the primary threats with these storms. Excessive heat will grip the central Plains with heat indices approaching 105 to 110 degrees. Very hot and humid conditions are likely to expand into the Mid Atlantic. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lincoln, Lincoln Municipal Airport (KLNK)

Lat: 40.83°NLon: 96.76°WElev: 1214ft.

Fair

98°F

37°C

Humidity 46%
Wind Speed S 14 mph
Barometer 29.77 in (1006.5 mb)
Dewpoint 74°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index109°F (43°C)
Last update 21 Jul 2:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lincoln NE

Heat Advisory July 21, 08:00pm until July 22, 07:00pm
Excessive Heat Warning until July 21, 08:00pm
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Heat Advisory
Excessive Heat Warning
  •  
    Excessive Heat Warning until July 21, 08:00pm

    NOW until
    8:00pm Fri

    Excessive Heat Warning

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny and hot, with a high near 102. Heat index values as high as 106. South southwest wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Hot

    High: 102 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. South southwest wind 6 to 11 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 76 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 93. Light and variable wind becoming north northeast 5 to 9 mph in the morning.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. North wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 70 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 92. Northwest wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 92 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 65.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 65 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 88.

    Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 66.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 66 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny and hot, with a high near 102. Heat index values as high as 106. South southwest wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. South southwest wind 6 to 11 mph.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 93. Light and variable wind becoming north northeast 5 to 9 mph in the morning.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. North wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 92. Northwest wind 3 to 6 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 65.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 88.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 66.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 90.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 69.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 89.
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Point Forecast:
Lincoln NE
 40.82°N 96.68°W (Elev. 1214 ft)
1:37 pm CDT Jul 21, 2017
3pm CDT Jul 21, 2017-6pm CDT Jul 28, 2017
 
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