Heavy Rainfall And Severe Weather Potential From The Great Lakes and Ohio Valley to South Central Plains; Western Fire Weather Threats Remain Elevated

A low pressure system and front moving through the Mississippi Valley may yield heavy to excessive rainfall and the threat for some severe thunderstorms from parts of the Great Lakes and Ohio Valley to South Central Plains. Fire weather threats will remain elevated across the Northwest into the northern Rockies, as a system from the Pacific moves into and through the area over the next few days. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lincoln, Lincoln Municipal Airport (KLNK)

Lat: 40.83°NLon: 96.76°WElev: 1214ft.

Mostly Cloudy

84°F

29°C

Humidity 57%
Wind Speed Vrbl 7 mph
Barometer 30.01 in (1015.0 mb)
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index87°F (31°C)
Last update 16 Aug 1:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lincoln NE

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Calm wind becoming north northwest around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. North wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. North wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 64. Northeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 64 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 82 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 63 °F

  • Monday

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

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Calm wind becoming north northwest around 5 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. North wind 3 to 6 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. North wind 3 to 7 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 64. Northeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
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Point Forecast:
Lincoln NE
 40.82°N 96.72°W (Elev. 1152 ft)
2:29 pm CDT Aug 16, 2018
2pm CDT Aug 16, 2018-6pm CDT Aug 22, 2018
 
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