Major Storm Pounding California; Winter Weather Threats Through This Weekend From the Central to Eastern U.S.

The last and strongest in a week-long parade of Pacific storms is pounding California with a variety of hazards, including heavy rainfall, mountain snow and flooding near recent wildfire burn scars. Meanwhile, a weak, progressive system may produce light snow from the Ohio Valley into the northern Mid-Atlantic region through early Friday. Then a major winter storm will develop for the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lincoln, Lincoln Municipal Airport (KLNK)

Lat: 40.83°NLon: 96.76°WElev: 1214ft.

Overcast with Haze

30°F

-1°C

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed E 8 mph
Barometer 30.10 in (1020.7 mb)
Dewpoint 25°F (-4°C)
Visibility 6.00 mi
Wind Chill22°F (-6°C)
Last update 17 Jan 9:54 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Lincoln NE

Winter Weather Advisory January 18, 06:00am until January 19, 06:00am
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Winter Weather Advisory
  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of freezing drizzle after 5am.  Cloudy, with a low around 23. East southeast wind 7 to 11 mph.

    Cloudy then
    Slight Chance
    Freezing
    Drizzle

    Low: 23 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow, possibly mixed with freezing drizzle, becoming all snow after 1pm.  Patchy blowing snow after 4pm. Patchy fog before 1pm, then areas of fog after 2pm. High near 30. Blustery, with an east wind 11 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.  New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Wintry Mix
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 30 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow, mainly before 11pm.  Patchy blowing snow before 5am. Patchy fog before 7pm. Low around 10. Blustery, with a north wind 18 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 10 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 16. North wind 9 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Gradual
    Clearing

    High: 16 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 4. North wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 4 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 23.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 23 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 16 °F

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: Partly sunny, with a high near 33.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 33 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of snow, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 18 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A slight chance of freezing drizzle after 5am. Cloudy, with a low around 23. East southeast wind 7 to 11 mph.
Friday
Snow, possibly mixed with freezing drizzle, becoming all snow after 1pm. Patchy blowing snow after 4pm. Patchy fog before 1pm, then areas of fog after 2pm. High near 30. Blustery, with an east wind 11 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Little or no ice accumulation expected. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Friday Night
Snow, mainly before 11pm. Patchy blowing snow before 5am. Patchy fog before 7pm. Low around 10. Blustery, with a north wind 18 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Saturday
Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 16. North wind 9 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 4. North wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 23.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.
M.L.King Day
Partly sunny, with a high near 33.
Monday Night
A chance of snow, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Tuesday
A chance of snow before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 22.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 10.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 29.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Thursday
A slight chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 27.
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Point Forecast:
Lincoln NE
 40.82°N 96.69°W (Elev. 1181 ft)
9:44 pm CST Jan 17, 2019
10pm CST Jan 17, 2019-6pm CST Jan 24, 2019
 
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