Heavy Rainfall And Severe Weather Potential Continues From The Plains To The Mississippi Valley; Dry Out West

A low pressure system over the Mississippi Valley may yield heavy rainfall and flash flooding concerns through Friday. In addition, the threat for severe thunderstorms capable of damaging winds and large hail will continue. Fire threats remain high across parts of the West with hot and dry conditions expected. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lincoln, Lincoln Municipal Airport (KLNK)

Lat: 40.83°NLon: 96.76°WElev: 1214ft.

Fair

23°C

73°F

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 1013.3 mb (29.95 in)
Dewpoint 20°C (68°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 15 Aug 9:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lincoln NE

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. Northeast wind 5 to 8 km/h becoming calm  after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 19 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Some of the storms could be severe.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29. North wind 3 to 8 km/h.  New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 29 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm. Some of the storms could be severe.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 18. North wind 5 to 10 km/h.  New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 18 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 30. North northeast wind 5 to 11 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 30 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 18. Northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm  after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 18 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 31.

    Sunny

    High: 31 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 19.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 19 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 27 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 2am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 18 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. Northeast wind 5 to 8 km/h becoming calm after midnight.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Some of the storms could be severe. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29. North wind 3 to 8 km/h. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm. Some of the storms could be severe. Partly cloudy, with a low around 18. North wind 5 to 10 km/h. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 30. North northeast wind 5 to 11 km/h.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 18. Northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm after midnight.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 31.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27.
Sunday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 2am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 27.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 27.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 15.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 27.
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Point Forecast:
Lincoln NE
 40.82°N 96.69°W (Elev. 360 m)
7:37 pm CDT Aug 15, 2018
10pm CDT Aug 15, 2018-6pm CDT Aug 22, 2018
 
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