Severe Storms & Heavy Rainfall Possible in the Plains; Critical Fire Weather Conditions for Parts of the West

Scattered severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rainfall are possible across portions of the Plains through Monday. Meanwhile, dry weather and gusty winds will result in critical fire weather conditions across the Great Basin and northern Rockies. Elsewhere, tropical storm Dorian in the Atlantic is expected to slowly strengthen and will likely approach the Lesser Antilles by Tuesday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lincoln, Lincoln Municipal Airport (KLNK)

Lat: 40.83°NLon: 96.76°WElev: 1214ft.

Overcast

68°F

20°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed SE 13 mph
Barometer 29.83 in (1009.2 mb)
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 25 Aug 11:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lincoln NE

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5am.  Cloudy, with a low around 67. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 3pm.  High near 81. Light and variable wind becoming north 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Clear, with a low around 58. Northwest wind 3 to 8 mph. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 58 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Increasing clouds, with a high near 78. Northwest wind 3 to 8 mph. Winds could gust as high as 17 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    High: 78 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 56. West wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 80.

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Clear, with a low around 61.

    Clear

    Low: 61 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 86.

    Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.

    Mostly Clear
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 63 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5am. Cloudy, with a low around 67. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 3pm. High near 81. Light and variable wind becoming north 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around 58. Northwest wind 3 to 8 mph. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday
Increasing clouds, with a high near 78. Northwest wind 3 to 8 mph. Winds could gust as high as 17 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56. West wind 3 to 6 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 80.
Wednesday Night
Clear, with a low around 61.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 86.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 77.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
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Point Forecast:
Lincoln NE
 40.82°N 96.72°W (Elev. 1152 ft)
11:44 pm CDT Aug 25, 2019
12am CDT Aug 26, 2019-6pm CDT Aug 31, 2019
 
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