Shifting Heat Wave from Southern Plains to West; A Very Wet Few Days for East

Oppressive temperatures and dangerous heat indices will linger for another day or two across the Southern Plains/Lower MS Valley, especially TX. Meanwhile, another widespread Heat Wave is beginning across the Southwest, CA and Northwest for this week. Finally, an anomalous upper trough over the East will continue to inundate the Mid-Atlantic region with tropical heavy to excessive rainfall. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lincoln, Lincoln Municipal Airport (KLNK)

Lat: 40.83°NLon: 96.76°WElev: 1214ft.

A Few Clouds

73°F

23°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.12 in (1018.8 mb)
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 23 Jul 7:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lincoln NE

  • Today

    Today: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 10am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Calm wind becoming north northwest around 6 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 62. North wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 62 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 87. North wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 63. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 63 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. South wind 5 to 7 mph becoming west in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 81.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Calm wind becoming north northwest around 6 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 62. North wind 3 to 7 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 87. North wind 3 to 5 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 63. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. South wind 5 to 7 mph becoming west in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 81.
Friday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
Lincoln NE
 40.82°N 96.69°W (Elev. 1181 ft)
7:35 am CDT Jul 23, 2018
8am CDT Jul 23, 2018-6pm CDT Jul 29, 2018
 
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