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Severe Thunderstorm Threat Increasing This Week from the High Plains to Gulf Coast

A storm system will move from the Rockies to the East Coast during the next several days bringing a severe thunderstorm threat to many parts of the nation. On Thursday, large hail will be the main threat in the High Plains. By Friday a more widespread threat will develop in the ArkLaTex region where damaging winds, very large hail and tornadoes will be possible. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lincoln, Lincoln Municipal Airport (KLNK)

Lat: 40.83°NLon: 96.76°WElev: 1214ft.

Overcast

11°C

51°F

Humidity 38%
Wind Speed SE 26 km/h
Barometer 1021.3 mb (30.15 in)
Dewpoint -3°C (26°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill8°C (46°F)
Last update 22 Mar 9:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lincoln NE

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Cloudy, with a low around 8. South southeast wind 10 to 16 km/h.

    Cloudy

    Low: 8 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of rain between 1pm and 2pm.  Patchy fog before 1pm, then patchy fog after 4pm.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 21. South southeast wind 10 to 18 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    Rain and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 21 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Patchy fog before 7pm.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. South wind 21 to 26 km/h decreasing to 14 to 19 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 47 km/h.  New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 14 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 20. South wind around 14 km/h becoming east northeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 20 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 6. North wind 13 to 18 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 6 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly before 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 12. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.

    Chance Rain

    High: 12 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 5.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 5 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 15.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 15 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of rain after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain

    Low: 6 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Cloudy, with a low around 8. South southeast wind 10 to 16 km/h.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of rain between 1pm and 2pm. Patchy fog before 1pm, then patchy fog after 4pm. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 21. South southeast wind 10 to 18 km/h.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Patchy fog before 7pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. South wind 21 to 26 km/h decreasing to 14 to 19 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 47 km/h. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.
Friday
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 20. South wind around 14 km/h becoming east northeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.
Friday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 6. North wind 13 to 18 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly before 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 12. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 5.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 15.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6.
Monday
A chance of rain before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 17.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6.
Tuesday
A slight chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 16.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 5.
Wednesday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 16.
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Point Forecast:
Lincoln NE
 40.82°N 96.71°W (Elev. 353 m)
8:30 pm CDT Mar 22, 2017
10pm CDT Mar 22, 2017-6pm CDT Mar 29, 2017
 
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