Active Week Of Severe Weather Over Portions Of The Plains

Severe thunderstorms will occur portions of the Plains each afternoon and evening this week. The main threats with these storms are expected to be large hail, damaging winds, and a few tornadoes. Locally heavy rainfall will pose a risk for flooding concerns, particularly over portions of the southern Plains and Mississippi Valley.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lincoln, Lincoln Municipal Airport (KLNK)

Lat: 40.83°NLon: 96.76°WElev: 1214ft.

Partly Cloudy

66°F

19°C

Humidity 81%
Wind Speed NE 8 mph
Barometer 29.76 in (1007.1 mb)
Dewpoint 60°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 27 May 8:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lincoln NE

  • Today

    Today: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. East wind 7 to 10 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. East southeast wind 5 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 58 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. South southwest wind 6 to 13 mph becoming west in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 78 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. West southwest wind 6 to 13 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. West southwest wind around 7 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 62 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 82.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 61 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. East wind 7 to 10 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. East southeast wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. South southwest wind 6 to 13 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. West southwest wind 6 to 13 mph.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. West southwest wind around 7 mph.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Memorial Day
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 82.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
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Point Forecast:
Lincoln NE
 40.79°N 96.68°W (Elev. 1201 ft)
7:35 am CDT May 27, 2016
9am CDT May 27, 2016-6pm CDT Jun 2, 2016
 
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