Severe Thunderstorms Possible for the Great Lakes into Ohio Valley; Heavy to Excessive Rainfall Over the Southern Plains

Severe thunderstorms will race along a cold front from the Upper Mississippi Valley into the Great Lakes and Ohio Valley with the main threat being damaging winds. The tail end of this front will possibly produce heavy to excessive rainfall across the southern Plains into the Lower Mississippi Valley through Saturday. Finally, Major-to-record river flooding continues across the Carolinas. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lincoln, Lincoln Municipal Airport (KLNK)

Lat: 40.83°NLon: 96.76°WElev: 1214ft.

Mostly Cloudy

67°F

19°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed NW 3 mph
Barometer 29.86 in (1010.1 mb)
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Sep 10:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lincoln NE

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 58. West northwest wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 58 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 67. Northwest wind 15 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 43. North northeast wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light northeast  after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 43 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 71. South wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Clear, with a low around 50. South wind around 7 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 50 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 79.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 59.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 55 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 58. West northwest wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 67. Northwest wind 15 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 43. North northeast wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light northeast after midnight.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 71. South wind 3 to 7 mph.
Saturday Night
Clear, with a low around 50. South wind around 7 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 79.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers before 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 50.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
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Point Forecast:
Lincoln NE
 40.79°N 96.66°W (Elev. 1247 ft)
10:29 pm CDT Sep 20, 2018
11pm CDT Sep 20, 2018-6pm CDT Sep 27, 2018
 
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