Heavy rain and isolated severe storms in portions of the West. Severe Weather Possible in the Plains Saturday.

A storm system will bring rain and thunderstorms to much of the Intermountain West and northern High Plains. A few severe thunderstorms with large hail and damaging winds are possible from northeast California to Wyoming. Heavy rain could lead to flash flooding in some of the western states. Severe weather will be possible in the Plains Saturday.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lincoln, Lincoln Municipal Airport (KLNK)

Lat: 40.83°NLon: 96.76°WElev: 1214ft.

Fair

28°C

82°F

Humidity 25%
Wind Speed S 22 km/h
Barometer 1010.8 mb (29.87 in)
Dewpoint 6°C (43°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index27°C (80°F)
Last update 6 May 6:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lincoln NE

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 15. South southwest wind 10 to 13 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 15 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 26. Light and variable wind becoming northeast 9 to 14 km/h in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 26 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. East wind 10 to 16 km/h.  New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 13 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 23. East southeast wind 13 to 21 km/h.  New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 23 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and thunderstorms.  Low around 14. East southeast wind 16 to 21 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 2 and 3 cm possible.

    T-storms

    Low: 14 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 24 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 13 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 23.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 23 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 11 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 15. South southwest wind 10 to 13 km/h.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 26. Light and variable wind becoming northeast 9 to 14 km/h in the morning.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. East wind 10 to 16 km/h. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 23. East southeast wind 13 to 21 km/h. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms. Low around 14. East southeast wind 16 to 21 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 2 and 3 cm possible.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 23.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 21.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 9.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 22.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 10.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 22.
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Point Forecast:
Lincoln NE
 40.82°N 96.68°W (Elev. 370 m)
4:35 pm CDT May 6, 2016
7pm CDT May 6, 2016-6pm CDT May 13, 2016
 
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