Active Week Of Severe Weather Possible Over Portions Of The Plains

Severe thunderstorms will be possible over portions of the Plains each afternoon and evening this week. The main threats with these storms are expected to be large hail, damaging winds, and a few tornadoes. Locally heavy rainfall could pose a risk for some flooding concerns particularly over portions of the Great Plains and Mississippi Valley.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lincoln, Lincoln Municipal Airport (KLNK)

Lat: 40.83°NLon: 96.76°WElev: 1214ft.

Fair and Breezy

26°C

78°F

Humidity 58%
Wind Speed S 37 G 48 km/h
Barometer 1009.0 mb (29.83 in)
Dewpoint 17°C (62°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index27°C (80°F)
Last update 25 May 12:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lincoln NE

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 29. South wind around 14 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 29 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 16. South wind 8 to 13 km/h becoming light and variable  after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 16 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 28. Light and variable wind becoming east southeast 13 to 18 km/h in the morning.  New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 28 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. South wind 11 to 21 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 2 and 3 cm possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 16 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. South southeast wind 11 to 21 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 26 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 16 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 27 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

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

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 16 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 29.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 29 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 29. South wind around 14 km/h.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 16. South wind 8 to 13 km/h becoming light and variable after midnight.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 28. Light and variable wind becoming east southeast 13 to 18 km/h in the morning. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. South wind 11 to 21 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 2 and 3 cm possible.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. South southeast wind 11 to 21 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 29.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Memorial Day
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 27.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 27.
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Point Forecast:
Lincoln NE
 40.82°N 96.68°W (Elev. 370 m)
1:35 pm CDT May 25, 2016
1pm CDT May 25, 2016-6pm CDT May 31, 2016
 
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