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Heavy rain and flash flooding possible in portions of the Southwest this weekend

An upper-level low in the Southwest U.S. will act as a trigger for thunderstorms this weekend. The area of greatest concern is in New Mexico, southeast Utah and portions of southern Colorado. Storms will be slow moving and could bring several rounds of rain to the same areas. Rainfall amounts may exceed 3 inches in localized areas. Flash Flood Watches are in effect. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lincoln, Lincoln Municipal Airport (KLNK)

Lat: 40.83°NLon: 96.76°WElev: 1214ft.

Fair

31°C

87°F

Humidity 48%
Wind Speed SE 19 km/h
Barometer 1011.1 mb (29.89 in)
Dewpoint 18°C (65°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index32°C (89°F)
Last update 19 Aug 4:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lincoln NE

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 10pm.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 21. South southeast wind 11 to 16 km/h.  New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 21 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 34. South wind 10 to 13 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 34 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Southeast wind 5 to 11 km/h.  New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 21 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 32. South wind 8 to 14 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 32 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Southwest wind 5 to 14 km/h becoming north northwest after midnight.  New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 19 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 28.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 28 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 13.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 13 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 27.

    Sunny

    High: 27 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 14.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 14 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 10pm. Increasing clouds, with a low around 21. South southeast wind 11 to 16 km/h. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 34. South wind 10 to 13 km/h.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Southeast wind 5 to 11 km/h. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 32. South wind 8 to 14 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Southwest wind 5 to 14 km/h becoming north northwest after midnight. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 28.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 13.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 27.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 14.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 27.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 27.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Saturday
A slight 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)
2:59 pm CDT Aug 19, 2017
5pm CDT Aug 19, 2017-6pm CDT Aug 26, 2017
 
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