Heavy Rain and Thunderstorms Expected in the Midwest

Showers and scattered thunderstorms are expected in the Central U.S., from Oklahoma up to the northern Great Lakes. The potential exists for 1 to 2 inches of rainfall, with the greatest amounts likely across northern Oklahoma and eastern Kansas. Heavy rainfall could lead to flash flooding. Some of the thunderstorms could be severe, with hail and damaging winds. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lincoln, Lincoln Municipal Airport (KLNK)

Lat: 40.83°NLon: 96.76°WElev: 1214ft.

Overcast

20°C

68°F

Humidity 78%
Wind Speed E 13 km/h
Barometer 1019.5 mb (30.12 in)
Dewpoint 16°C (61°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 26 Aug 12:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lincoln NE

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 24. East wind 14 to 16 km/h.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 24 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 1am and 5am.  Cloudy, with a low around 18. East wind 8 to 13 km/h becoming south southeast after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 18 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7am.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 28. South wind 8 to 10 km/h.  New precipitation amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 28 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. South wind 8 to 10 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 19 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 31. South wind 5 to 14 km/h.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 31 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 20 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 29.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 29 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 19 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 29.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 29 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 24. East wind 14 to 16 km/h.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 1am and 5am. Cloudy, with a low around 18. East wind 8 to 13 km/h becoming south southeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7am. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 28. South wind 8 to 10 km/h. New precipitation amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. South wind 8 to 10 km/h.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 31. South wind 5 to 14 km/h.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 29.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 29.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 29.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 31.
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Point Forecast:
Lincoln NE
 40.82°N 96.68°W (Elev. 370 m)
1:05 pm CDT Aug 26, 2016
1pm CDT Aug 26, 2016-6pm CDT Sep 1, 2016
 
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