Heat Building and Strong to Severe Storms

A building ridge of high pressure will produce possible record heat and extremely humid conditions over the next several days. The summer heat wave is already present in the south Plains, will expand across the Mid-Atlantic/Northeast and then shift into the Desert Southwest. Meanwhile, a cold front may trigger strong to severe storms w/ heavy rain from the Great Lakes to the south-central Plains Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lincoln, Lincoln Municipal Airport (KLNK)

Lat: 40.83°NLon: 96.76°WElev: 1214ft.

Fair

27°C

80°F

Humidity 76%
Wind Speed S 20 km/h
Barometer 1004.3 mb (29.70 in)
Dewpoint 22°C (72°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index29°C (84°F)
Last update 17 Aug 9:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles SSE Dorchester NE

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. South wind 10 to 13 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 18 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 27. North wind 8 to 16 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 27 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 17. North wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm  after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 17 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 31. Calm wind becoming southeast 5 to 10 km/h in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 31 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. South southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 21 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 33.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 33 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 20 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 26 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 16 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. South wind 10 to 13 km/h.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9am. Partly sunny, with a high near 27. North wind 8 to 16 km/h.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 17. North wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm after midnight.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 31. Calm wind becoming southeast 5 to 10 km/h in the morning.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. South southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 33.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 26.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Friday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 28.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 29.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles SSE Dorchester NE
 40.59°N 97.09°W (Elev. 435 m)
10:06 pm CDT Aug 17, 2019
10pm CDT Aug 17, 2019-6pm CDT Aug 24, 2019
 
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