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Thunderstorms possible across parts of Midwest, Southeast, Interior West on Friday

Thunderstorms are possible Friday across parts of the Midwest, Southeast and Interior West. Thunderstorms that develop in these areas should remain below severe limits, with the possible exception of northeastern North Dakota into northern Minnesota, where there is a Marginal Risk of severe thunderstorms on Friday.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lincoln, Lincoln Municipal Airport (KLNK)

Lat: 40.83°NLon: 96.76°WElev: 1214ft.

Thunderstorm in Vicinity Light Rain

71°F

22°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed E 12 mph
Barometer 29.85 in (1009.9 mb)
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 27 Aug 11:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lincoln NE

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Cloudy, with a steady temperature around 71. South southeast wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 80. South southwest wind 10 to 13 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Patchy fog after 4am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 60. North northwest wind 6 to 11 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 60 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 85. North wind around 6 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 62. East wind around 5 mph becoming south southeast after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 62 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 89.

    Sunny

    High: 89 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 66.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 66 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 91.

    Sunny

    High: 91 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 70.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 70 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Cloudy, with a steady temperature around 71. South southeast wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 80. South southwest wind 10 to 13 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Patchy fog after 4am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 60. North northwest wind 6 to 11 mph.
Saturday
Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 85. North wind around 6 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62. East wind around 5 mph becoming south southeast after midnight.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 89.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 66.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 91.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 70.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 90.
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Point Forecast:
Lincoln NE
 40.82°N 96.68°W (Elev. 1214 ft)
10:05 pm CDT Aug 27, 2015
12am CDT Aug 28, 2015-6pm CDT Sep 2, 2015
 
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