Significant Winter Storm to Impact the Western U.S into Tuesday; Critical Fire Weather Conditions Across the Southern High Plains

A strong winter storm will continue to progress into the Northern Rockies and Great Basin, bringing heavy mountain snow and strong winds through Tuesday. Heavy snow combined with strong winds will produce near-blizzard conditions, with snow rates of 1 to 2 inches per hour. Dry, gusty winds will create widespread critical fire weather conditions in the southern High Plains through Monday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lincoln, Lincoln Municipal Airport (KLNK)

Lat: 40.83°NLon: 96.76°WElev: 1214ft.

Fair

40°F

4°C

Humidity 55%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.81 in (1009.9 mb)
Dewpoint 25°F (-4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 25 Feb 8:54 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Lincoln NE

Red Flag Warning February 26, 10:00am until February 26, 06:00pm
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Red Flag Warning
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 38. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 9 mph in the evening.

    Clear

    Low: 38 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 81. West southwest wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 42. South southwest wind 5 to 9 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 59. Windy, with a west southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northwest 18 to 28 mph. Winds could gust as high as 37 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Mostly
    Sunny and
    Windy

    High: 59 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. Windy, with a north northwest wind 24 to 31 mph, with gusts as high as 46 mph.

    Chance Snow
    and Windy

    Low: 14 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 37. Breezy, with a north northwest wind 18 to 23 mph becoming west 11 to 16 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 36 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy then
    Sunny

    High: 37 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Clear, with a low around 22. South wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 22 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 56. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 18 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 56 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Clear, with a low around 35. Breezy, with a south wind 18 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.

    Clear and
    Breezy

    Low: 35 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Clear, with a low around 38. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 9 mph in the evening.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 81. West southwest wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 42. South southwest wind 5 to 9 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 59. Windy, with a west southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northwest 18 to 28 mph. Winds could gust as high as 37 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. Windy, with a north northwest wind 24 to 31 mph, with gusts as high as 46 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 37. Breezy, with a north northwest wind 18 to 23 mph becoming west 11 to 16 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 36 mph.
Wednesday Night
Clear, with a low around 22. South wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 56. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 18 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.
Thursday Night
Clear, with a low around 35. Breezy, with a south wind 18 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 64. South wind 15 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Friday Night
Clear, with a low around 41. South wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 72. South wind 13 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 52. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 16 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Sunday
A slight chance of rain. Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. Windy, with a south wind 20 to 26 mph, with gusts as high as 39 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Lincoln NE
 40.82°N 96.68°W (Elev. 1214 ft)
9:05 pm CST Feb 25, 2024
9pm CST Feb 25, 2024-6pm CST Mar 3, 2024
 
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