A Sweltering Heat Wave For The West

A sweltering heat wave with record breaking temperatures is expected the rest of the week in much of the West, as a large dome of high pressure builds and expands across the region. Numerous excessive heat warnings and advisories are already in effect across Arizona, California and Nevada. Also, locally heavy rain is possible in the Lower Mississippi Valley and Southeast over the next few days. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lincoln, Lincoln Municipal Airport (KLNK)

Lat: 40.83°NLon: 96.76°WElev: 1214ft.

Fog/Mist

16°C

60°F

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed N 17 km/h
Barometer 1011.0 mb (29.87 in)
Dewpoint 14°C (57°F)
Visibility 8 km
Last update 26 May 4:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lincoln NE

Flash Flood Watch until May 26, 07:00pm
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Flash Flood Watch
  •  
    Flash Flood Watch until May 26, 07:00pm

    NOW until
    7:00pm Tue

    Flash Flood Watch

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a low around 14. Calm wind.  New rainfall amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 14 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  High near 19. North wind 8 to 14 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 19 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 9pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 9pm and 10pm, then a chance of showers after 10pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 15. North northwest wind 8 to 13 km/h becoming light  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 15 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 24 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. Calm wind.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 16 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 26 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 12.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 12 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 24.

    Sunny

    High: 24 °C

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 14. Calm wind. New rainfall amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. High near 19. North wind 8 to 14 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 9pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 9pm and 10pm, then a chance of showers after 10pm. Cloudy, with a low around 15. North northwest wind 8 to 13 km/h becoming light after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. Calm wind.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 12.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 24.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 12.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 24.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 14.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 27.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 31.
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Point Forecast:
Lincoln NE
 40.84°N 96.69°W (Elev. 348 m)
4:59 am CDT May 26, 2020
5am CDT May 26, 2020-6pm CDT Jun 1, 2020
 
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