Critical Fire Conditions Across the West; a few Severe Storms from the Plains to New England

Critical fire weather conditions will continue across the Inter-mountain West through much of the upcoming weekend, where Red Flag Warnings are in effect. Strong to a few severe storms are possible along a cold front from New England to the south-Central Plains, and across the north-central High Plains today. Locally heavy rainfall is also possible in these areas. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lincoln, Lincoln Municipal Airport (KLNK)

Lat: 40.83°NLon: 96.76°WElev: 1214ft.

Overcast

65°F

18°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed NE 5 mph
Barometer 30.06 in (1017.3 mb)
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 22 Aug 7:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles ESE Lincoln NE

  • Today

    Today: Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 80. East wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 62. East wind around 6 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 62 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm.  Sunny during the morning, then partly sunny during the afternoon, with a high near 80. Southeast wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Southeast wind around 8 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Southeast wind 7 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 77 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 80. East wind 3 to 5 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 62. East wind around 6 mph.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Sunny during the morning, then partly sunny during the afternoon, with a high near 80. Southeast wind 5 to 8 mph.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Southeast wind around 8 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Southeast wind 7 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles ESE Lincoln NE
 40.79°N 96.61°W (Elev. 1306 ft)
8:15 am CDT Aug 22, 2019
8am CDT Aug 22, 2019-6pm CDT Aug 28, 2019
 
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