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Severe weather threat continues on Wednesday for the Plains and Northeast

The severe weather threat continues on Wednesday across portions of the central and southern Plains. Large hail and damaging winds will be the primary risks, however tornadoes cannot be ruled out. Severe weather will also be possible across portions of the Northeast where damaging winds are the primary threat.
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Current conditions at

Lincoln, Lincoln Municipal Airport (KLNK)

Lat: 40.83°NLon: 96.76°WElev: 1214ft.

Fair

16°C

61°F

Humidity 75%
Wind Speed NW 6 km/h
Barometer 29.95 in (1013.8 mb)
Dewpoint 12°C (53°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 26 May 11:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lincoln NE

  • Overnight

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 13 °C

  • Wednesday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 28 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 17 °C

  • Thursday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 27 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 18 °C

  • Friday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 25 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 13 °C

  • Saturday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 19 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 9 °C

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a low around 13. West southwest wind 5 to 8 km/h.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Sunny, with a high near 28. Light and variable wind becoming south southeast 8 to 13 km/h in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Southeast wind around 14 km/h. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27. South southeast wind 14 to 19 km/h increasing to 22 to 27 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 42 km/h. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 18. South wind 13 to 23 km/h. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 25. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 13.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 19.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 20.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 11.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 23.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 26.
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Point Forecast:
Lincoln NE
 40.82°N 96.68°W (Elev. 370 m)
10:37 pm CDT May 26, 2015
1am CDT May 27, 2015-6pm CDT Jun 2, 2015
 
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