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METRIC | IMPERIAL
Updated: 22-Mar-2017 @ 9:00 PM  
Temperature Current Conditions4 Forecast / Storm Prediction
Currently Outside: Colder 0.5°F than last hour.

51.3°F

Feels like:  49°F
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High Today
54.1°F
5:56 PM
Low Today
34.3°F
7:41 AM
Yest High
52.3°F
12:00 AM
Yest Low
39.2°F
11:55 PM
Sta* High
78.7°F
2011
Sta* Low
21.2°F
2014
* This Station's Records Since 2008
Rec* High
90.0°F
1910
Rec* Low
6.0°F
2002
* Records from Weather Underground
Night time, Dry, Overcast Night time, Dry, Overcast

Wind from ESE Wind:  ESE
6.4

Gusting to:
6.0 mph
Current Rain Rain:
0.00 in
Tonight

Tonight: Cloudy, with a low around 47. South southeast wind 6 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Cloudy


Lo 47 °F
Thursday

Thursday: A 20 percent chance of rain between 1pm and 2pm.  Patchy fog before 1pm, then patchy fog after 4pm.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 70. South southeast wind 6 to 10 mph.
Slight Chance
Rain and
Patchy Fog

Hi 70 °F
Thursday
Night
Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Patchy fog before 7pm.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. South wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Chance
Showers and
Patchy Fog

Lo 57 °F
SPC Activity Map
Dew Point Liquid Precipitation Wind Speed Sun/Moon
Current: Decreased 0.4°F since last hour. 27.8°F
Last Hour: Decreased 0.4°F since last hour. 0.4°F
High 7:41 PM: 28.7°F
Low 11:58 AM: 20.2°F
Record High: 81.9°F on
10-Jul-2011
Record Low: -19.5°F on
5-Jan-2014
Wetbulb: 42.3°F
Precipitation Today
rain graph
Today: 0.00 in
Yesterday: 0.00 in
Last 7 Days: 0.00 in
Mar Precip: 0.04 in
Mar to Date
  Avg:10
0.52 in
Mar to Date
  Diff from Avg:10
Under 0.477 in for the month 0.48 in
Mar Avg: 0.97 in
Diff from Avg: Under 0.927 in for the month 0.93 in
Season:1 1.465 in
YTD
  Avg:11
1.57 in
YTD
  Diff from Avg:11
Under 0.105 in for the year 0.10 in
Last Precip
Date/Time:
14-Mar-2017
at 10:43 AM
11 precip days in 2017
2 days in March
7 days since last precip
Current: ESE  6.4 mph
1Hr Average: 6.4 mph
Wind Run: 133.74 miles
Wind Gust
Current: 6.0 mph mph
Today: 23.0 mph 2:01 PM
Month: 35.0 mph 6-Mar
Year: 35.0 mph 6-Mar
Record Gust: 48.0 mph
24-May-2008
Sunlight:
12 hrs 17 min
19 sec
of Sunlight Today
Which is
2 min 44 sec longer than
yesterday
(Noon) graph (Midnight)
Legend

Morning Crescent, 24 days, 11 hours, 6 minutes in cycle
1%
Illuminated
Humidity Barometer
Current: No Change 40%
Last Hour: No Change 0%
High 3:37 AM: 68%
Low 2:21 PM: 30%
Record High: 100%
4-Feb-2008
Record Low: 10%
16-Mar-2015
Current: Falling 0.003  inHg/hr 30.181 inHg
Last Hour: Steady
High 8:59 AM: 30.459 in.
Low 8:58 PM: 30.180 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: 22.3
Mar: 476.1
2017 to Date: 2258.6
Cooling Degree Days
2017 to Date: 0.1
PatioCam PatioCam Image facing North
StreetCam StreetCam Image facing South
Current: 49.2°F
Low 7:56 AM: 25.0°F
Yesterday: 33.6°F
Record: -30.1°F
6-Jan-2014
Quality
Index6:

58


Moderate
Density:
1.252 kg/m3
NE Maps
UV Summary/Forecast Solar Summary
High Today:   4.1 @ 1:28 PM
Mar-23

5.4
Mar-24

5.5
Mar-25

5.1
High Today:  
728 W/m2 @ 12:32 PM
Sun Hours Today:
02:06
   This Month: 106:13 Hrs
Rise: 7:24am  Set: 7:42pm
SE Lincoln WX Almanac Irrig. Index5/Lightning Strikes Station All Time Records Cloud Level
Currently: Evening
YTD Avg Temp: 37.1°F
Sunrise: 7:24am
Sunset: 7:42pm
Moonrise: 4:44 am
Moonset: 3:03 pm
Full Moon: 12-Mar-2017
New Moon: 9:58 PM CDT
27-Mar-2017
Summer
Begins:
11:24 PM CDT
20-Jun-2017
 
Updated at Midnight
Current ET: 0.12 in
7-Days Rain: 0.00 in
7-Days ET: 0.85 in
7-Day:  0.85 in water in deficit of what evaporated in last 7 days. 0.85 in
March:  1.967 in water in deficit of what evaporated this month. 1.967 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:13 | S3C2:0 | Ajax 3.xx
ISS:Ok | CON:4.7 | RCP:99%
METRIC | IMPERIAL
Updated: 22-Mar-2017 @ 9:00 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..   10 Historical average only to day 22 of just the month of March for this station since 2008.   11 Historical average rain this season to day 22 of March for this station since 2008.
 NWS Weather Forecast  -   Outlook Tonight & Thursday
Tonight

Tonight: Cloudy, with a low around 47. South southeast wind 6 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Cloudy


Lo 47 °F
NWS forecast: Cloudy, with a low around 47. South southeast wind 6 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
WXSIM forecast: Mostly cloudy in the evening, becoming cloudy after midnight. Breezy. Low 45°. Wind southeast around 13 mph, gusting to 20 mph.
Thursday

Thursday: A 20 percent chance of rain between 1pm and 2pm.  Patchy fog before 1pm, then patchy fog after 4pm.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 70. South southeast wind 6 to 10 mph.
Slight Chance
Rain and
Patchy Fog

Hi 70 °F
NWS forecast: A 20 percent chance of rain between 1pm and 2pm. Patchy fog before 1pm, then patchy fog after 4pm. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 70. South southeast wind 6 to 10 mph.
WXSIM forecast: Cloudy. A chance of rain. Breezy. High 60°. UV index up to 3. Wind south-southeast around 16 mph, gusting to 24 mph. Chance of precipitation 30 percent. Precipitation mostly less than a tenth of an inch.
 NWS Short Term Weather Forecast
Thursday
Night
Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Patchy fog before 7pm.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. South wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Chance
Showers and
Patchy Fog
Lo 57 °F
Friday

Friday: Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 68. South wind around 8 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Showers
Likely
Hi 68 °F
Friday
Night
Friday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 43. North wind 8 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Showers
Likely
Lo 43 °F
Saturday

Saturday: A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly before 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 53. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Chance Rain

Hi 53 °F
Saturday
Night
Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Mostly Cloudy

Lo 41 °F
Sunday

Sunday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59.
Mostly Cloudy

Hi 59 °F
Sunday
Night
Sunday Night: A chance of rain after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Mostly Cloudy
then Chance
Rain
Lo 43 °F
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