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Isolated Severe Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain Expected

A few severe thunderstorms are expected across west Texas and eastern New Mexico into Tuesday morning. More strong storms are possible for parts of Kansas and southern Iowa, northern Missouri and west central Illinois. Heavy rain with localized flash flooding is possible across parts of Kansas and Oklahoma.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lincoln, Lincoln Municipal Airport (KLNK)

Lat: 40.83°NLon: 96.76°WElev: 1214ft.

A Few Clouds

76°F

24°C

Humidity 56%
Wind Speed S 16 mph
Barometer 30.02 in (1015.7 mb)
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index78°F (26°C)
Last update 5 May 2:54 pm CDT

Extended Forecast

  • Late
    Afternoon

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 77 °F

  • Tonight

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 62 °F

  • Wednesday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 72 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 65 °F

  • Thursday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 77 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 57 °F

  • Friday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 71 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 54 °F

  • Saturday

    Chance Thunderstorms

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 70 °F

Detailed Forecast

Late Afternoon
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 77. South southeast wind around 13 mph.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. South southeast wind 9 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 72. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 16 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 65. Breezy, with a south wind 20 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Breezy, with a southwest wind 13 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 55.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 72.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Monday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 68.
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Point Forecast:
Lincoln NE
 40.82°N 96.71°W (Elev. 1158 ft)
1:35 pm CDT May 5, 2015
4pm CDT May 5, 2015-6pm CDT May 12, 2015
 
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