Severe thunderstorms and heavy rain possible today across portions of the central plains and mid-Mississippi valley

Showers and thunderstorms are possible from the Upper Midwest to the central plains and mid-Mississippi valley today and into tonight. Some storms may be severe, and heavy rainfall is also possible. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lincoln, Lincoln Municipal Airport (KLNK)

Lat: 40.83°NLon: 96.76°WElev: 1214ft.

A Few Clouds

74°F

23°C

Humidity 76%
Wind Speed N 10 mph
Barometer 29.98 in (1013.8 mb)
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 Aug 8:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lincoln NE

  • Today

    Today: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. North wind 8 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. North northeast wind 3 to 6 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 61 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. North wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 78 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Northeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 59 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 76. East southeast wind 5 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 76 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 64 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 82 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. North wind 8 to 10 mph.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. North northeast wind 3 to 6 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. North wind 5 to 7 mph.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Northeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 76. East southeast wind 5 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Monday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
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Point Forecast:
Lincoln NE
 40.79°N 96.68°W (Elev. 1201 ft)
7:35 am CDT Aug 24, 2016
9am CDT Aug 24, 2016-6pm CDT Aug 30, 2016
 
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