More Snow for the North Central U.S.; Critical Fire Weather Conditions Across the West

Low pressure will bring locally heavy snowfall from the Northern Rockies into the Dakotas and parts of Minnesota through Thursday with well below normal temperatures. Farther east, showers and thunderstorms are expected from the Midwest into the Central Plains. Meanwhile, critical fire weather conditions will prevail in California, the Great Basin, and Southern High Plains. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lincoln, Lincoln Municipal Airport (KLNK)

Lat: 40.83°NLon: 96.76°WElev: 1214ft.

Fair

38°F

3°C

Humidity 89%
Wind Speed N 7 mph
Barometer 30.16 in (1021.9 mb)
Dewpoint 35°F (2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill33°F (1°C)
Last update 21 Oct 6:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SE Lincoln NE

  • Today

    Today: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. Northeast wind 6 to 10 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 51 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 4am, then showers likely.  Low around 46. East wind 7 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers

    Low: 46 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers likely, mainly before 7am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. Breezy, with a southeast wind 11 to 20 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 29 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    High: 66 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. North northwest wind around 17 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 34 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 44. North wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 44 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 27 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 44.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 44 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 36 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 42.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 42 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. Northeast wind 6 to 10 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.
Tonight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 4am, then showers likely. Low around 46. East wind 7 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
Showers likely, mainly before 7am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. Breezy, with a southeast wind 11 to 20 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. North northwest wind around 17 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 44. North wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 44.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 42.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of rain showers before 8pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers between 8pm and 10pm, then a chance of snow showers after 10pm. Cloudy, with a low around 26.
Monday
A slight chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 35.
Monday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Tuesday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 39.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SE Lincoln NE
 40.79°N 96.66°W (Elev. 1247 ft)
7:35 am CDT Oct 21, 2020
8am CDT Oct 21, 2020-6pm CDT Oct 27, 2020
 
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