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Stormy Weather in the Northwest; Fire Weather Threat Redeveloping in Southern California this Weekend

An active fall storm pattern in the Pacific Northwest is bringing heavy rain and high elevation snow to the region which will persist through this weekend. Strong winds associated with this system will bring a renewed period of critical fire weather to southern California later this weekend into next week. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lincoln, Lincoln Municipal Airport (KLNK)

Lat: 40.83°NLon: 96.76°WElev: 1214ft.

A Few Clouds and Windy

76°F

24°C

Humidity 54%
Wind Speed S 29 G 38 mph
Barometer 29.77 in (1007.1 mb)
Dewpoint 58°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index78°F (26°C)
Last update 20 Oct 1:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lincoln NE

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. Windy, with a south wind 24 to 28 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Windy

    High: 79 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Breezy, with a south wind 20 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Breezy.
    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 7am and 1pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Breezy, with a south wind 14 to 21 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 29 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 72 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 40. Northwest wind 5 to 9 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    Low: 40 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 69. West southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 46.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 46 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 44.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 44 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 59. Breezy.

    Sunny then
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 59 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. Windy, with a south wind 24 to 28 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Breezy, with a south wind 20 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 7am and 1pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Breezy, with a south wind 14 to 21 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 40. Northwest wind 5 to 9 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 69. West southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 46.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 44.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 59. Breezy.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 37.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 64.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 42.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 60.
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Point Forecast:
Lincoln NE
 40.82°N 96.71°W (Elev. 1158 ft)
1:59 pm CDT Oct 20, 2017
2pm CDT Oct 20, 2017-6pm CDT Oct 26, 2017
 
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