Heavy Rain and Flash Flooding Possible in Portions of the Southeast, Mid-Atlantic and Appalachians. A Few Severe Thunderstorms Possible in the West and Northwest

Rain and thunderstorms are expected over much of the Southeast, Mid-Atlantic, and central Appalachians. Locally heavy rain is possible, with flash flooding possible over some areas. A few severe thunderstorms will be possible over portions of the western and northwestern U.S. today and Friday.
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Current conditions at

Lincoln, Lincoln Municipal Airport (KLNK)

Lat: 40.83°NLon: 96.76°WElev: 1214ft.

Fair

74°F

23°C

Humidity 25%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.09 in (1018.4 mb)
Dewpoint 36°F (2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 5 May 12:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lincoln NE

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 79. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 50. South southwest wind around 6 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 50 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 84. South southwest wind 6 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 56. South wind 5 to 13 mph becoming west southwest after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Light and variable wind becoming northeast 9 to 14 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 75 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 53 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 72 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 55.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 55 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 73 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 79. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
Clear, with a low around 50. South southwest wind around 6 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 84. South southwest wind 6 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56. South wind 5 to 13 mph becoming west southwest after midnight.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Light and variable wind becoming northeast 9 to 14 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 55.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 73.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 71.
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Point Forecast:
Lincoln NE
 40.82°N 96.68°W (Elev. 1214 ft)
11:34 am CDT May 5, 2016
1pm CDT May 5, 2016-6pm CDT May 11, 2016
 
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