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Severe Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain in Upper Midwest

A slow moving frontal boundary from the central Pains to the Upper Midwest will bring a potential for severe thunderstorms and heavy rain. Rain amounts of 1-3 inches, with locally heavier amounts can be expected. The threat of severe weather moves into the Ohio Valley and Northeast on Tuesday. Monsoon moisture continues to bring the threat of flash flooding to the Southwest and southern Rockies. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lincoln, Lincoln Municipal Airport (KLNK)

Lat: 40.83°NLon: 96.76°WElev: 1214ft.

Overcast

25°C

77°F

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed E 19 km/h
Barometer 1013.2 mb (29.96 in)
Dewpoint 22°C (71°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index26°C (79°F)
Last update 21 Aug 4:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lincoln NE

  • Today

    Today: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 31. South wind 10 to 16 km/h.  New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 31 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. South southwest wind 5 to 13 km/h becoming northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 19 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 28. North wind 16 to 24 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    High: 28 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Clear, with a low around 13. North wind 6 to 11 km/h becoming light  in the evening.

    Clear

    Low: 13 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 27. Calm wind.

    Sunny

    High: 27 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 16 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 28.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 28 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 17 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 28.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 28 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 31. South wind 10 to 16 km/h. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. South southwest wind 5 to 13 km/h becoming northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 28. North wind 16 to 24 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.
Tuesday Night
Clear, with a low around 13. North wind 6 to 11 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 27. Calm wind.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 28.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 28.
Friday Night
A slight chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 28.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 28.
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Point Forecast:
Lincoln NE
 40.82°N 96.68°W (Elev. 370 m)
4:35 am CDT Aug 21, 2017
5am CDT Aug 21, 2017-6pm CDT Aug 27, 2017
 
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