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Heavy rain and flash flooding possible in portions of the Southwest this weekend

An upper-level low in the Southwest U.S. will act as a trigger for thunderstorms this weekend. The area of greatest concern is in New Mexico, southeast Utah and portions of southern Colorado. Storms will be slow moving and could bring several rounds of rain to the same areas. Rainfall amounts may exceed 3 inches in localized areas. Flash Flood Watches are in effect. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lincoln, Lincoln Municipal Airport (KLNK)

Lat: 40.83°NLon: 96.76°WElev: 1214ft.

Fair

67°F

19°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed N 3 mph
Barometer 29.97 in (1013.8 mb)
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 19 Aug 1:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lincoln NE

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Clear, with a low around 61. Calm wind.

    Clear

    Low: 61 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming south southeast 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 91 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 68. Southeast wind 7 to 11 mph becoming south southwest after midnight.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. South wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind around 9 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 73 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 91.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 68 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 60.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 60 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Clear, with a low around 61. Calm wind.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming south southeast 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Increasing clouds, with a low around 68. Southeast wind 7 to 11 mph becoming south southwest after midnight. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. South wind 5 to 8 mph.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind around 9 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 91.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 83.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
Lincoln NE
 40.82°N 96.68°W (Elev. 1214 ft)
2:00 am CDT Aug 19, 2017
2am CDT Aug 19, 2017-6pm CDT Aug 25, 2017
 
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