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Very Heavy Rainfall and High Risk Flood Event in the South-Central U.S.

Thunderstorms, some severe, will continue to produce tremendously heavy rainfall over the same areas through the day today. The area with the greatest potential for excessive rainfall includes Oklahoma, Arkansas, and Missouri. Very heavy rains will extend broadly from the Southern Plains to the Upper Midwest. Life threatening flash flooding is expected with these storms. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lincoln, Lincoln Municipal Airport (KLNK)

Lat: 40.83°NLon: 96.76°WElev: 1214ft.

Overcast

46°F

8°C

Humidity 71%
Wind Speed NE 17 G 25 mph
Barometer 30.10 in (1019.6 mb)
Dewpoint 37°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill39°F (4°C)
Last update 29 Apr 12:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lincoln NE

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 42. Breezy, with a north northeast wind around 22 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.  New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 42 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain, with thunderstorms also possible after 1am.  Low around 38. Breezy, with a north northeast wind 16 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Rain and
    Breezy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain.  High near 43. Breezy, with a north northeast wind 14 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Rain and
    Breezy

    High: 43 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Rain likely before 5am, then rain and snow likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 36. North northwest wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Rain Likely
    then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    Low: 36 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Rain and snow likely before 9am, then a chance of rain between 9am and 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55. Breezy, with a northwest wind 14 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Breezy.
    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Chance Rain

    High: 55 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 65 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 43 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 64.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 40 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 42. Breezy, with a north northeast wind around 22 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Tonight
Rain, with thunderstorms also possible after 1am. Low around 38. Breezy, with a north northeast wind 16 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Sunday
Rain. High near 43. Breezy, with a north northeast wind 14 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Rain likely before 5am, then rain and snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 36. North northwest wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Monday
Rain and snow likely before 9am, then a chance of rain between 9am and 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55. Breezy, with a northwest wind 14 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 64.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 44.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 69.
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Point Forecast:
Lincoln NE
 40.82°N 96.68°W (Elev. 1214 ft)
1:06 pm CDT Apr 29, 2017
1pm CDT Apr 29, 2017-6pm CDT May 5, 2017
 
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