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Severe thunderstorms possible from the upper Midwest to the lower Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds, a few tornadoes and some hail are expected across much of Arkansas and southern Missouri Wednesday. Isolated severe thunderstorms with damaging wind are also expected across Illinois during the day and across the lower Mississippi Valley overnight. Heavy rain with localized flooding is also possible in these areas. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lincoln, Lincoln Municipal Airport (KLNK)

Lat: 40.83°NLon: 96.76°WElev: 1214ft.

Overcast

7°C

44°F

Humidity 89%
Wind Speed N 28 km/h
Barometer 1003.4 mb (29.63 in)
Dewpoint 5°C (41°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill2°C (36°F)
Last update 25 Apr 8:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lincoln NE

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Areas of drizzle with scattered showers before 1am, then a slight chance of showers after 2am.  Cloudy, with a low around 4. North northwest wind 23 to 26 km/h, with gusts as high as 42 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than 1 mm possible.

    Areas Drizzle

    Low: 4 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Cloudy, with a high near 10. North northwest wind 24 to 27 km/h, with gusts as high as 45 km/h.

    Cloudy

    High: 10 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Patchy frost after 3am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 1. Northwest wind 18 to 23 km/h decreasing to 8 to 13 km/h after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Patchy
    Frost

    Low: 1 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Areas of frost before 9am.  Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a high near 15. Northwest wind 5 to 8 km/h becoming south in the afternoon.

    Areas Frost
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 15 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 6. South southeast wind 8 to 10 km/h becoming east northeast after midnight.  New precipitation amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 6 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely, mainly before 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 13. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 13 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 5.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 5 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers before 1pm, then rain likely after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 11.

    Rain Likely

    High: 11 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 4.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 4 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Areas of drizzle with scattered showers before 1am, then a slight chance of showers after 2am. Cloudy, with a low around 4. North northwest wind 23 to 26 km/h, with gusts as high as 42 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than 1 mm possible.
Wednesday
Cloudy, with a high near 10. North northwest wind 24 to 27 km/h, with gusts as high as 45 km/h.
Wednesday Night
Patchy frost after 3am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 1. Northwest wind 18 to 23 km/h decreasing to 8 to 13 km/h after midnight.
Thursday
Areas of frost before 9am. Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a high near 15. Northwest wind 5 to 8 km/h becoming south in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 6. South southeast wind 8 to 10 km/h becoming east northeast after midnight. New precipitation amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Friday
Showers likely, mainly before 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 13. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 5.
Saturday
A chance of showers before 1pm, then rain likely after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 11.
Saturday Night
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a low around 4.
Sunday
Rain likely before 1pm, then showers likely after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 10.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of rain. Patchy frost. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 3.
Monday
Patchy frost. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 18.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 6.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 20.
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Point Forecast:
Lincoln NE
 40.82°N 96.68°W (Elev. 370 m)
8:16 pm CDT Apr 25, 2017
9pm CDT Apr 25, 2017-6pm CDT May 2, 2017
 
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