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Dangerous heat continues across lower Miss. Valley, Deep South

High temperatures and dew points will persist Thursday into Friday across parts of the lower Miss. Valley & Deep South, creating dangerous heat index values in excess of 110 degrees for some locations. Heat Advisories & Excessive Heat Warnings are in effect across the region. Take extra precautions if you work or spend time outside & know the signs and symptoms of heat exhaustion and heat stroke.
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Current conditions at

Lincoln, Lincoln Municipal Airport (KLNK)

Lat: 40.83°NLon: 96.76°WElev: 1214ft.

Fair

89°F

32°C

Humidity 34%
Wind Speed S 9 mph
Barometer 30.14 in (1019.6 mb)
Dewpoint 57°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index88°F (31°C)
Last update 30 Jul 5:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles ESE Lincoln NE

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 66. South southwest wind around 8 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 66 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. West southwest wind around 6 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming east southeast after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 67 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Light south southeast wind becoming south 5 to 9 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. South southwest wind around 8 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 90.

    Sunny

    High: 90 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 69.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 69 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 67 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 66. South southwest wind around 8 mph.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. West southwest wind around 6 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming east southeast after midnight.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Light south southeast wind becoming south 5 to 9 mph in the morning.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. South southwest wind around 8 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 90.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 69.
Monday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles ESE Lincoln NE
 40.79°N 96.62°W (Elev. 1257 ft)
4:35 pm CDT Jul 30, 2015
6pm CDT Jul 30, 2015-6pm CDT Aug 6, 2015
 
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