Winter Storm System To Bring Widespread Impacts Across the Eastern Half of the U.S. Through Midweek

A developing winter storm system will bring a swath of heavy snow and ice from Oklahoma into the Midwest, Ohio Valley, Mid Atlantic, and the Northeast U.S. Tuesday through Wednesday. Areas of dangerous travel are likely. Further South, several inches of heavy rain will lead to the potential for flooding in the lower Mississippi and Tennessee River Valleys. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lincoln, Lincoln Municipal Airport (KLNK)

Lat: 40.83°NLon: 96.76°WElev: 1214ft.

Mostly Cloudy

5°F

-15°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed N 7 mph
Barometer 30.54 in (1036.6 mb)
Dewpoint 2°F (-17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill-7°F (-22°C)
Last update 19 Feb 2:54 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Lincoln NE

Winter Storm Watch February 19, 03:00pm until February 20, 09:00am
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Winter Storm Watch
  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 8. Calm wind.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 8 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow likely, mainly after 5pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 23. Calm wind becoming east 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Snow
    Likely

    High: 23 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  Areas of fog between 11pm and 2am. Widespread freezing fog between midnight and 2am. Low around 18. East wind 5 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Freezing
    Fog

    Low: 18 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Snow before 1pm, then a chance of flurries between 1pm and 4pm.  High near 30. Northeast wind 5 to 9 mph becoming south southwest in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow then
    Chance Snow

    High: 30 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 9. Southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 9 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 31.

    Sunny

    High: 31 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Snow

    Low: 19 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of snow before 5pm, then a slight chance of drizzle and snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 35.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Slight Chance
    Drizzle/Snow

    High: 35 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Drizzle and snow likely, becoming all snow after 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25.

    Drizzle/Snow
    Likely then
    Snow Likely

    Low: 25 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 8. Calm wind.
Tuesday
Snow likely, mainly after 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 23. Calm wind becoming east 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Areas of fog between 11pm and 2am. Widespread freezing fog between midnight and 2am. Low around 18. East wind 5 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.
Wednesday
Snow before 1pm, then a chance of flurries between 1pm and 4pm. High near 30. Northeast wind 5 to 9 mph becoming south southwest in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 9. Southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 31.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Friday
A slight chance of snow before 5pm, then a slight chance of drizzle and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 35.
Friday Night
Drizzle and snow likely, becoming all snow after 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Saturday
Snow, mainly after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 33.
Saturday Night
Snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Blustery.
Sunday
A chance of snow. Mostly sunny, with a high near 31.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Monday
A chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 30.
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Point Forecast:
Lincoln NE
 40.82°N 96.69°W (Elev. 1181 ft)
1:30 am CST Feb 19, 2019
3am CST Feb 19, 2019-6pm CST Feb 25, 2019
 
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