Significant Outbreak Of Severe Thunderstorms And Heavy Rain In The Plains Monday

A potent spring storm system is expected to produce severe thunderstorms on Monday in the central and southern Plains. Very large hail, damaging wind gusts, flash flooding, and large tornadoes are possible. The area most likely to experience significant tornadoes stretches from the Texas Hill Country through Oklahoma into southern Kansas. Residents should review severe weather safety here -> Read More >

Current conditions at

Lincoln, Lincoln Municipal Airport (KLNK)

Lat: 40.83°NLon: 96.76°WElev: 1214ft.

Partly Cloudy

47°F

8°C

Humidity 80%
Wind Speed N 13 mph
Barometer 30.08 in (1018.8 mb)
Dewpoint 41°F (5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill41°F (5°C)
Last update 20 May 1:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lincoln NE

Flash Flood Watch May 20, 04:00pm until May 21, 07:00pm
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Flash Flood Watch
  • Overnight

    Overnight: Cloudy, with a low around 42. East northeast wind 8 to 10 mph.

    Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers, mainly after noon.  High near 56. East wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Showers

    High: 56 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 10pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Low around 51. Breezy, with an east wind 16 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Breezy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  High near 67. Breezy, with an east wind around 18 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Breezy

    High: 67 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Southeast wind 13 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 52 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 78.

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 58 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 79 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Breezy.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    Low: 62 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Cloudy, with a low around 42. East northeast wind 8 to 10 mph.
Monday
Showers, mainly after noon. High near 56. East wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 10pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Low around 51. Breezy, with an east wind 16 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Tuesday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. High near 67. Breezy, with an east wind around 18 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Southeast wind 13 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 78.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Thursday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Breezy.
Friday
A slight chance of showers after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 78.
Friday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 76.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78.
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Point Forecast:
Lincoln NE
 40.82°N 96.72°W (Elev. 1152 ft)
1:35 am CDT May 20, 2019
2am CDT May 20, 2019-6pm CDT May 26, 2019
 
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