Heavy Lake Effect Snow and Bitterly Cold Temperatures

A bitterly cold airmass will settle over much of the central and eastern U.S over the next several days. Well below normal temperatures and cold wind chills will be common. In addition, heavy lake effect snow will be possible especially downwind of Lakes Erie and Ontario, where up to one foot of additional snow is forecast by Sunday morning.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lincoln, Lincoln Municipal Airport (KLNK)

Lat: 40.82°NLon: -96.68°WElev: 1214ft.

Overcast

-4°C

24°F

Humidity 81%
Wind Speed N 19 km/h
Barometer 1031.9 mb (30.43 in)
Dewpoint -7°C (19°F)
Visibility 11 km
Wind Chill-11°C (13°F)
Last update 12 Feb 7:54 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Lincoln NE

  • Today

    Today: Partly sunny, with a high near -3. North wind 14 to 23 km/h.

    Partly Sunny

    High: -3 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -16. North wind 11 to 14 km/h becoming east after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -16 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Cloudy, with a high near -6. South southeast wind 11 to 21 km/h.

    Cloudy

    High: -6 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -7. Southeast wind 21 to 23 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -7 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 7. South wind 13 to 21 km/h becoming west in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 7 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -3.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -3 °C

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 8.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 8 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -1.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -1 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 8.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 8 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Partly sunny, with a high near -3. North wind 14 to 23 km/h.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -16. North wind 11 to 14 km/h becoming east after midnight.
Saturday
Cloudy, with a high near -6. South southeast wind 11 to 21 km/h.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -7. Southeast wind 21 to 23 km/h.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 7. South wind 13 to 21 km/h becoming west in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -3.
Washington's Birthday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 8.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -1.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 8.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -3.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 9.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 0.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 12.
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Point Forecast:
Lincoln NE
 40.82°N 96.68°W (Elev. 370 m)
6:35 am CST Feb 12, 2016
8am CST Feb 12, 2016-6pm CST Feb 18, 2016
 
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