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Severe weather risk and flash flood potential continue on Sunday

Strong to severe thunderstorms are expected across much of the central and southern Plains on Sunday. The Storm Prediction Center has an area of Slight Risk highlighted in Texas for the area with the greatest risk of severe weather; tornadoes, hail and damaging winds are all possible. Flash flooding is also forecast from central Iowa into southern Texas where the heaviest rainfall is expected.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lincoln, Lincoln Municipal Airport (KLNK)

Lat: 40.83°NLon: 96.76°WElev: 1214ft.

Light Rain Fog/Mist

60°F

16°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed E 7 mph
Barometer 29.87 in (1011.0 mb)
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility 2.00 mi
Last update 24 May 5:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lincoln NE

  • Today

    Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Showers

    High: 70 °F

  • Tonight

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 59 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 78 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 59 °F

  • Tuesday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 77 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 57 °F

  • Wednesday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 61 °F

  • Thursday

    Chance Thunderstorms

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 78 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. High near 70. South wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 11pm. Cloudy, with a low around 59. Light and variable wind becoming west southwest 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Memorial Day
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Southwest wind 6 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. South wind 7 to 14 mph becoming east northeast after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 77. North northwest wind 7 to 9 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 56.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70.
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Point Forecast:
Lincoln NE
 40.82°N 96.68°W (Elev. 1214 ft)
4:35 am CDT May 24, 2015
7am CDT May 24, 2015-6pm CDT May 30, 2015
 
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