Severe Storms Across Portions of the Central U.S.; Wet and Windy in the Northwest

A few severe thunderstorms with damaging winds and large hail are expected this today across Kentucky, northeast Minnesota, and from southeast Colorado into the Oklahoma Panhandle. These storms may produce heavy rain and flooding in Kentucky. A strong cold front will sweep through the Northwest U.S. with rain, mountain snow and high winds. Heat and record high temperatures persist in the South. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lincoln, Lincoln Municipal Airport (KLNK)

Lat: 40.83°NLon: 96.76°WElev: 1214ft.

Fair

71°F

22°C

Humidity 71%
Wind Speed N 12 mph
Barometer 29.90 in (1011.4 mb)
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 18 May 9:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Bennet NE

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 82. North northwest wind 8 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 59. Light and variable wind becoming south around 6 mph after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 7 to 12 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 89 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. South wind 10 to 16 mph becoming north northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 56 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. Breezy, with a north northwest wind 13 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 68 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 46 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers before 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 60.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 60 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 68.

    Sunny

    High: 68 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 82. North northwest wind 8 to 10 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 59. Light and variable wind becoming south around 6 mph after midnight.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 7 to 12 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. South wind 10 to 16 mph becoming north northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. Breezy, with a north northwest wind 13 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 60.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 68.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Monday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
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Point Forecast:
Bennet NE
 40.69°N 96.51°W (Elev. 1306 ft)
10:36 am CDT May 18, 2022
10am CDT May 18, 2022-6pm CDT May 24, 2022
 
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