Severe thunderstorms and heavy rain possible today across portions of the central plains and Midwest. Warming trend in the Pacific Northwest.

Numerous showers and thunderstorms are expected this afternoon and evening across the central Plains into portions of the Midwest. Severe thunderstorms are possible, along with heavy rain that may lead to flash flooding in some areas. The Pacific Northwest will see a steady warming trend through the week. Temperatures will rise to 10 to 15 degrees above average by Wednesday and Thursday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lincoln, Lincoln Municipal Airport (KLNK)

Lat: 40.83°NLon: 96.76°WElev: 1214ft.

A Few Clouds

19°C

66°F

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed N 9 km/h
Barometer 1012.2 mb (29.93 in)
Dewpoint 18°C (64°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 24 Aug 5:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lincoln NE

  • Today

    Today: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 28. East wind 8 to 14 km/h becoming north in the morning.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 28 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. North northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.  New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 16 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. North wind 8 to 11 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 26 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. East northeast wind 5 to 8 km/h becoming calm  after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 14 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 24. East southeast wind 8 to 14 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 24 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 18. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 18 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 28 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 18 °C

  • Sunday

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

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 29 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 28. East wind 8 to 14 km/h becoming north in the morning.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. North northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. North wind 8 to 11 km/h.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. East northeast wind 5 to 8 km/h becoming calm after midnight.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 24. East southeast wind 8 to 14 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 18. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 29.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Monday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 29.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 29.
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Point Forecast:
Lincoln NE
 40.82°N 96.68°W (Elev. 370 m)
6:05 am CDT Aug 24, 2016
6am CDT Aug 24, 2016-6pm CDT Aug 30, 2016
 
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