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Heavy Snow from the Wasatch to the Upper Midwest

A strong weather system will bring heavy snow, gusty winds, and difficult travel conditions to a broad area from the Great Basin to the Upper Midwest. Farther south, strong winds and dry conditions is increasing the wildfire threat. Unusual warmth from the Ohio Valley to the Mid-Atlantic continues. The approaching cold front brings a threat of severe weather to the Ohio Valley later in the week. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lincoln, Lincoln Municipal Airport (KLNK)

Lat: 40.83°NLon: 96.76°WElev: 1214ft.

Fair

6°C

42°F

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed NE 15 km/h
Barometer 1008.5 mb (29.79 in)
Dewpoint 3°C (37°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill3°C (37°F)
Last update 23 Feb 2:54 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Lincoln NE

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around -14. North northeast wind 10 to 18 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 7 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of rain after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 11. East northeast wind 5 to 15 km/h increasing to 16 to 26 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h.  New precipitation amounts of less than 1 mm possible.

    Cloudy then
    Chance Rain

    High: 11 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Rain and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 1. East northeast wind 16 to 23 km/h becoming northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.

    Rain

    Low: 1 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain and snow likely before 1pm, then snow likely between 1pm and 2pm, then rain and snow likely after 2pm.  Widespread blowing snow between 1pm and 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 2. Breezy, with a northwest wind 23 to 28 km/h increasing to 30 to 35 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of around a centimeter possible.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely and
    Blowing Snow

    High: 2 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow likely, mainly before 7pm.  Areas of blowing snow between 8pm and 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -6. Blustery, with a north northwest wind 23 to 32 km/h, with gusts as high as 47 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Likely
    and Areas
    Blowing Snow

    Low: -6 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of snow before 7am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 2.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 2 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -6.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -6 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 7.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 7 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -6.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -6 °C

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around -14. North northeast wind 10 to 18 km/h.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of rain after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 11. East northeast wind 5 to 15 km/h increasing to 16 to 26 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h. New precipitation amounts of less than 1 mm possible.
Thursday Night
Rain and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 1. East northeast wind 16 to 23 km/h becoming northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.
Friday
Rain and snow likely before 1pm, then snow likely between 1pm and 2pm, then rain and snow likely after 2pm. Widespread blowing snow between 1pm and 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 2. Breezy, with a northwest wind 23 to 28 km/h increasing to 30 to 35 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of around a centimeter possible.
Friday Night
Snow likely, mainly before 7pm. Areas of blowing snow between 8pm and 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -6. Blustery, with a north northwest wind 23 to 32 km/h, with gusts as high as 47 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of snow before 7am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 2.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -6.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 7.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -6.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 9.
Monday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1.
Tuesday
A chance of rain and snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 12.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -3.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 7.
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Point Forecast:
Lincoln NE
 40.82°N 96.68°W (Elev. 370 m)
2:15 am CST Feb 23, 2017
3am CST Feb 23, 2017-6pm CST Mar 1, 2017
 
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