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Severe Thunderstorms With Heavy Rain Possible In The Upper Midwest; Excessive Heat For Central U.S.

Several rounds of strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible from the northern Plains and upper Midwest to the Great Lakes through Friday. Damaging winds, large hail, and flooding will be the primary threats with these storms. Excessive heat will grip the central Plains with heat indices approaching 105 to 110 degrees. Very hot and humid conditions are likely to expand into the Mid Atlantic. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lincoln, Lincoln Municipal Airport (KLNK)

Lat: 40.83°NLon: 96.76°WElev: 1214ft.

Fair

88°F

31°C

Humidity 57%
Wind Speed SE 10 mph
Barometer 29.89 in (1010.6 mb)
Dewpoint 71°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index94°F (34°C)
Last update 20 Jul 9:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles ESE Lincoln NE

Excessive Heat Warning until July 21, 08:00pm
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Excessive Heat Warning
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    Excessive Heat Warning until July 21, 08:00pm

    NOW until
    8:00pm Fri

    Excessive Heat Warning

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. South wind 6 to 11 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 78 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 98. Heat index values as high as 107. South southwest wind 9 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Hot

    High: 98 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. South wind 6 to 14 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 76 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. West wind 5 to 8 mph becoming north northeast in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 94 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. North northeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 90 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 64.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 64 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 87.

    Sunny

    High: 87 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. South wind 6 to 11 mph.
Friday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 98. Heat index values as high as 107. South southwest wind 9 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. South wind 6 to 14 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. West wind 5 to 8 mph becoming north northeast in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. North northeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 64.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 87.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 65.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 89.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 69.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles ESE Lincoln NE
 40.79°N 96.62°W (Elev. 1257 ft)
9:45 pm CDT Jul 20, 2017
10pm CDT Jul 20, 2017-6pm CDT Jul 27, 2017
 
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