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Strong Winter Storm to Impact Portions of Plains and Midwest This Weekend

A strong winter storm will track from the southern High Plains to the Great Lakes this weekend. Blizzard conditions are forecast across many states from the Rockies to the Upper Midwest. Travel will be difficult, if not impossible, in these areas due to heavy snow combined with these strong winds. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lincoln, Lincoln Municipal Airport (KLNK)

Lat: 40.83°NLon: 96.76°WElev: 1214ft.

Fair

9°C

49°F

Humidity 66%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 1010.5 mb (29.82 in)
Dewpoint 3°C (38°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 20 Jan 1:54 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Lincoln NE

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Partly sunny, with a high near 7. Calm wind becoming east 5 to 10 km/h.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 7 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog between 8pm and 11pm. Patchy freezing fog after 11pm.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around -2. North northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Patchy
    Freezing Fog
    and Patchy
    Fog

    Low: -2 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of freezing drizzle before 8am, then a chance of drizzle after 10am.  Patchy fog between 8am and 10am. Patchy freezing fog before 8am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 4. North northeast wind 11 to 18 km/h.

    Chance
    Drizzle/Freezing
    Drizzle and
    Patchy
    Freezing Fog

    High: 4 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Rain likely before 4am, then rain and snow likely between 4am and 5am, then snow likely after 5am.  Cloudy, with a low around -1. North northeast wind 13 to 21 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than a half centimeter possible.

    Rain Likely
    then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    Low: -1 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Snow likely before 2pm, then a chance of drizzle and snow between 2pm and 4pm, then a chance of snow after 4pm.  Patchy blowing snow before 2pm, then patchy blowing snow after 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near 2. Windy, with a north northwest wind 24 to 29 km/h increasing to 35 to 40 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 55 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Drizzle/Snow
    Likely and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 2 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Patchy blowing snow before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around -7. Blustery.

    Patchy
    Blowing Snow
    and Blustery
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: -7 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 2.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 2 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -7.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -7 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 4.

    Sunny

    High: 4 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Partly sunny, with a high near 7. Calm wind becoming east 5 to 10 km/h.
Tonight
Patchy fog between 8pm and 11pm. Patchy freezing fog after 11pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around -2. North northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Sunday
A chance of freezing drizzle before 8am, then a chance of drizzle after 10am. Patchy fog between 8am and 10am. Patchy freezing fog before 8am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 4. North northeast wind 11 to 18 km/h.
Sunday Night
Rain likely before 4am, then rain and snow likely between 4am and 5am, then snow likely after 5am. Cloudy, with a low around -1. North northeast wind 13 to 21 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than a half centimeter possible.
Monday
Snow likely before 2pm, then a chance of drizzle and snow between 2pm and 4pm, then a chance of snow after 4pm. Patchy blowing snow before 2pm, then patchy blowing snow after 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near 2. Windy, with a north northwest wind 24 to 29 km/h increasing to 35 to 40 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 55 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Monday Night
Patchy blowing snow before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around -7. Blustery.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 2.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -7.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 4.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -4.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 8.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -1.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 8.
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Point Forecast:
Lincoln NE
 40.82°N 96.68°W (Elev. 370 m)
1:45 pm CST Jan 20, 2018
2pm CST Jan 20, 2018-6pm CST Jan 26, 2018
 
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