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METRIC | IMPERIAL
Updated: 16-Jan-2017 @ 1:06 PM  
Temperature Current Conditions4 Forecast / Storm Prediction
Currently Outside: Warmer 0.1°F than last hour.

33.3°F

Wind Chill:  33.3°F
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High Today
33.4°F
1:05 PM
Low Today
31.9°F
12:41 AM
Yest High
32.1°F
11:49 PM
Yest Low
30.6°F
8:06 AM
Sta* High
62.2°F
2015
Sta* Low
5.6°F
2009
* This Station's Records Since 2008
Rec* High
66.0°F
1894
Rec* Low
-19.0°F
1977
* Records from Weather Underground
Cloudy, Stopped snowing Cloudy, Stopped snowing

Calm Wind:  E
0.0

Gusting to:
0.0 mph
Current Rain Rain:
0.57 in
M.L.King
Day
M.L.King Day: Rain likely before 4pm, then a chance of freezing rain between 4pm and 5pm, then a chance of freezing rain and sleet after 5pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 33. North wind 10 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total daytime ice accumulation of 0.1 to 0.3 of an inch possible.  Little or no sleet accumulation expected.
Wintry Mix
Likely

Hi 33 °F
Tonight

Tonight: A chance of snow, freezing rain, and sleet before 10pm, then a chance of freezing rain between 10pm and midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 25. Northwest wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Chance Wintry
Mix then
Mostly Cloudy

Lo 25 °F
Tuesday

Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 36. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming light and variable  in the afternoon.
Mostly Sunny


Hi 36 °F
SPC Activity Map
Dew Point Liquid Precipitation Wind Speed Sun/Moon
Current: Decreased 0.1°F since last hour. 32.0°F
Last Hour: Decreased 0.1°F since last hour. 0.1°F
High 12:45 PM: 32.3°F
Low 12:41 AM: 30.4°F
Record High: 81.9°F on
10-Jul-2011
Record Low: -19.5°F on
5-Jan-2014
Wetbulb: 32.8°F
Precipitation Today
rain graph
Today: 0.57 in
Storm Precip: 0.75 in
Yesterday: 0.18 in
Last 7 Days: 0.23 in
Jan Precip: 0.88 in
Jan to Date
  Avg:10
0.16 in
Jan to Date
  Diff from Avg:10
Over 0.72 in for the month 0.72 in
Jan Avg: 0.31 in
Diff from Avg: Over 0.57 in for the month 0.57 in
Season:1 0.880 in
YTD
  Avg:11
0.16 in
YTD
  Diff from Avg:11
Over 0.72 in for the year 0.72 in
Last Precip
Date/Time:
16-Jan-2017
at 12:12 PM
3 precip days in 2017
4 days in January
0 days since last precip
Current: E  0.0 mph
1Hr Average: Calm
Wind Run: 11.71 miles
Wind Gust
Current: 0.0 mph mph
Today: 8.1 mph 4:09 AM
Month: 23.0 mph 10-Jan
Year: 23.0 mph 10-Jan
Record Gust: 48.0 mph
24-May-2008
Sunlight:
9 hrs 38 min
25 sec
of Sunlight Today
Which is
1 min 36 sec longer than
yesterday
(Noon) graph (Midnight)
Legend

Morning Crescent, 18 days, 12 hours, 15 minutes in cycle
5%
Illuminated
Humidity Barometer
Current: Decreased 1% since last hour. 95%
Last Hour: Decreased 1% since last hour. 1%
High 11:08 AM: 96%
Low 12:00 AM: 94%
Record High: 100%
4-Feb-2008
Record Low: 10%
16-Mar-2015
Current: Falling 0.026  inHg/hr 29.954 inHg
Last Hour: Falling slowly
High 12:00 AM: 30.195 in.
Low 1:05 PM: 29.954 in.
Record High: 31.234 inHg
7-Jan-2015
Record Low: 29.140 inHg
28-Nov-2016
Heating Degree Days WebCam Thumbnails Wind Chill Air
Today: 17.7
Jan: 657.0
2017 to Date: 656.1
Cooling Degree Days
2017 to Date: 0.0
PatioCam PatioCam Image facing North
StreetCam StreetCam Image facing South
Current: 33.3°F
Low 4:09 AM: 25.3°F
Yesterday: 23.4°F
Record: -30.1°F
6-Jan-2014
Quality
Index6:

36


Good
Density:
1.287 kg/m3
NE Maps
Current UV Index Current Solar Energy9
0.0
Sunburn in
N/A Minutes
Highest:
11:40 AM
0.6
54 W/m2
13%
W/m2 SI
High Today:
11:42 AM
183  W/m2
Record:
1501 W/m2
SE Lincoln WX Almanac Irrig. Index5/Lightning Strikes Station All Time Records Cloud Level
Currently: Afternoon
YTD Avg Temp: 22.7°F
Sunrise: 7:47am
Sunset: 5:26pm
Moonrise: 9:20 pm
Moonset: 10:23 am
Full Moon: 12-Jan-2017
New Moon: 6:08 PM CST
27-Jan-2017
Spring
Begins:
5:29 AM CDT
20-Mar-2017
 
Updated at Midnight
Current ET: 0.01 in
7-Days Rain: 0.23 in
7-Days ET: 0.13 in
7-Day:  0.102 in water in excess of what evaporated in last 7 days. 0.102 in
January:  0.64 in water in excess of what evaporated this month. 0.64 in
2 Hour Lightning Blitz Lightning Map
HIGHS: LOWS:
106.9°F
15-Jun-2016
-8.9°F
18-Dec-2016
Daytime Records
  106.0°F
15-Jun-2016
  -0.8°F
2-Mar-2014
Nitetime Records
  91.0°F
25-Jul-2012
  -5.3°F
6-Jan-2014
ICN:10 | S3C2:0 | Ajax 3.xx
ISS:Ok | CON:4.7 | RCP:99%
METRIC | IMPERIAL
Updated: 16-Jan-2017 @ 1:06 PM  
1 Rain season: Jan 1st to Dec 31st.   4 Chandler Burning Index (CBI) Updates Continuously.   5 Estimated amount of water needed to replace the water used by plants and evaporation from the past week. (Negative numbers mean amount of water needed, positive numbers mean excess water is present).   6 Air Quality Index is provided by Douglas County Health Department in Omaha, NE. AQI Data for Lincoln, NE is currently unavailable as an RSS feed..   9 Solar Index represents either an absolute scale of solar energy (W/m²) using the station’s recorded maximum or a percentage of computed theoretical solar maximum using the station’s location and time of day. These indices differ most when the sun is low on the horizon. The current scale is shown, and will toggle if it or the icon is clicked.   10 Historical average only to day 16 of just the month of January for this station since 2008.   11 Historical average rain this season to day 16 of January for this station since 2008.
 NWS Weather Forecast  -   Outlook M.L.King Day & Tonight
M.L.King
Day
M.L.King Day: Rain likely before 4pm, then a chance of freezing rain between 4pm and 5pm, then a chance of freezing rain and sleet after 5pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 33. North wind 10 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total daytime ice accumulation of 0.1 to 0.3 of an inch possible.  Little or no sleet accumulation expected.
Wintry Mix
Likely

Hi 33 °F
NWS forecast: Rain likely before 4pm, then a chance of freezing rain between 4pm and 5pm, then a chance of freezing rain and sleet after 5pm. Cloudy, with a high near 33. North wind 10 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total daytime ice accumulation of 0.1 to 0.3 of an inch possible. Little or no sleet accumulation expected.
WXSIM forecast: Dense overcast. A chance of a mix of rain and snow. High 34°. Wind north around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation 30 percent. Precipitation (liquid equivalent) mostly less than a tenth of an inch. No snow accumulation expected.
Tonight

Tonight: A chance of snow, freezing rain, and sleet before 10pm, then a chance of freezing rain between 10pm and midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 25. Northwest wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Chance Wintry
Mix then
Mostly Cloudy

Lo 25 °F
NWS forecast: A chance of snow, freezing rain, and sleet before 10pm, then a chance of freezing rain between 10pm and midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 25. Northwest wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
WXSIM forecast: Dense overcast in the evening, becoming cloudy after midnight. Low 26°. Wind chill ranging from 19 to 25. Wind north-northwest around 9 mph.
 NWS Short Term Weather Forecast
Tuesday

Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 36. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming light and variable  in the afternoon.
Mostly Sunny

Hi 36 °F
Tuesday
Night
Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 24. South southwest wind 3 to 5 mph.
Partly Cloudy

Lo 24 °F
Wednesday

Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 47. South southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.
Sunny

Hi 47 °F
Wednesday
Night
Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 30.
Mostly Clear

Lo 30 °F
Thursday

Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 48.
Sunny

Hi 48 °F
Thursday
Night
Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Partly Cloudy

Lo 35 °F
Friday

Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 46.
Partly Sunny

Hi 46 °F
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