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Strong to severe thunderstorms with heavy rain to continue across the central and southern Plains

Periods of strong to severe thunderstorms will continue across a wide area of the central to southern Plains through Friday. Locally heavy rain can be expected over saturated ground, with areas of flooding and flash flooding. A few of the storms will also produce hail and strong gusty winds, with an isolated tornado or two possible.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lincoln, Lincoln Municipal Airport (KLNK)

Lat: 40.83°NLon: 96.76°WElev: 1214ft.

Fair

26°C

78°F

Humidity 54%
Wind Speed SW 17 km/h
Barometer 29.93 in (1012.7 mb)
Dewpoint 16°C (60°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index26°C (79°F)
Last update 29 May 2:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lincoln NE

  • Late
    Afternoon

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 24 °C

  • Tonight

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 11 °C

  • Saturday

    Decreasing Clouds

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    High: 20 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 7 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 22 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 12 °C

  • Monday

    Partly Sunny

    Partly
    Sunny

    High: 24 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 16 °C

  • Tuesday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 27 °C

Detailed Forecast

Late Afternoon
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24. Northwest wind around 16 km/h. New rainfall amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then a slight chance of showers between 11pm and 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. North wind 23 to 26 km/h, with gusts as high as 39 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 20. North wind 21 to 24 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 7. North northeast wind 5 to 14 km/h.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 22. Southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h increasing to 16 to 21 km/h in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 12.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 24.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 27.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 28.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 27.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Friday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 28.
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Point Forecast:
Lincoln NE
 40.82°N 96.68°W (Elev. 370 m)
2:03 pm CDT May 29, 2015
4pm CDT May 29, 2015-6pm CDT Jun 5, 2015
 
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