Western Heat Wave Continues; Watching the Gulf of Mexico

A dangerous heat wave will continue to bring record temperatures to much of the West through this week. A tropical disturbance in the southwest Gulf of Mexico will likely form into a tropical depression late this week over the central or northwestern Gulf of Mexico. Heavy rain could begin to impact portions of the northern Gulf Coast on Friday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lincoln, Lincoln Municipal Airport (KLNK)

Lat: 40.83°NLon: 96.76°WElev: 1214ft.

Fair

86°F

30°C

Humidity 45%
Wind Speed E 8 mph
Barometer 30.02 in (1015.1 mb)
Dewpoint 62°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index87°F (31°C)
Last update 15 Jun 8:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lincoln NE

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 70. East southeast wind around 6 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 70 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 101. South southeast wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Hot

    High: 101 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 74. South southeast wind 7 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 74 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 103. Southwest wind 6 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Hot

    High: 103 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. West southwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 16 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 92 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.

    Mostly Clear
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 64 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 90 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 70. East southeast wind around 6 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 101. South southeast wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 74. South southeast wind 7 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 103. Southwest wind 6 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. West southwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light and variable after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 16 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly clear, with a low around 59.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
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Point Forecast:
Lincoln NE
 40.82°N 96.68°W (Elev. 1214 ft)
8:13 pm CDT Jun 15, 2021
9pm CDT Jun 15, 2021-6pm CDT Jun 22, 2021
 
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