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METRIC | IMPERIAL
Updated: 19-Aug-2018 @ 10:24 AM  
Temperature Current Conditions4 Forecast / 2 Hr. Lightning
Currently Outside: Colder 0.5°F than last hour.

72.5°F

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High Today
75.0°F
12:00 AM
Low Today
70.3°F
6:32 AM
Yest High
92.8°F
3:31 PM
Yest Low
65.7°F
7:01 AM
Sta* High
93.7°F
2010
Sta* Low
50.5°F
2012
* This Station's Records Since 2008
Rec* High
100.0°F
1962
Rec* Low
45.0°F
1950
* Records from Weather Underground
Cloudy, Stopped raining Cloudy, Stopped raining

Calm Wind:  NNW
0.0

Gusting to:
0.0 mph
Current Rain Rain:
0.01 in
Today

Today: Showers And Thunderstorms
Showers And TStorms

Hi 77 °F
Tonight

Tonight: Showers And Thunderstorms
Showers And TStorms

Lo 65 °F
Monday

Monday: Showers And Thunderstorms Likely
Showers And TStorms Likely

Hi 76 °F
2 Hr. Lightning Map
Dew Point Liquid Precipitation Wind Speed Sun/Moon
Current: Increased 0.8°F since last hour. 68.4°F
Last Hour: Increased 0.8°F since last hour. 0.8°F
High 10:20 AM: 68.4°F
Low 5:47 AM: 66.0°F
Record High: 81.9°F on
10-Jul-2011
Record Low: -19.5°F on
5-Jan-2014
Wetbulb: 69.8°F
Rain Today
rain graph
Today: 0.01 in
Yesterday: 0.00 in
Last 7 Days: 0.65 in
Aug Rain: 1.35 in
Aug to Date
  Avg:10
2.34 in
Aug to Date
  Diff from Avg:10
Under 0.988 in for the month 0.99 in
Aug Avg: 3.53 in
Diff from Avg: Under 2.178 in for the month 2.18 in
Season:1 15.454 in
YTD
  Avg:11
21.55 in
YTD
  Diff from Avg:11
Under 6.096 in for the year 6.10 in
Last Rain
Date/Time:
19-Aug-2018
at 10:10 AM
73 rain days in 2018
8 days in August
0 days since last rain
Current: NNW  0.0 mph
1Hr Average: 0.4 mph
Wind Run: 15.43 miles
Wind Gust
Current: 0.0 mph mph
Today: 11.5 mph 3:04 AM
Month: 23.0 mph 4-Aug
Year: 37.0 mph 23-Mar
Record Gust: 48.0 mph
24-May-2008
Sunlight:
13 hrs 36 min
37 sec
of Sunlight Today
Which is
2 min 26 sec shorter than
yesterday
(Noon) graph (Midnight)
Legend

Morning Crescent, 8 days, 5 hours, 26 minutes in cycle
20%
Illuminated
Humidity Barometer
Current: Increased 4% since last hour. 87%
Last Hour: Increased 4% since last hour. 4%
High 7:46 AM: 88%
Low 1:24 AM: 77%
Record High: 100%
4-Feb-2008
Record Low: 0%
20-Aug-2017
Current: Rising 0.007  inHg/hr 29.844 inHg
Last Hour: Steady
High 12:00 AM: 29.896 in.
Low 5:21 AM: 29.822 in.
Record High: 31.234 inHg
7-Jan-2015
Record Low: 29.140 inHg
28-Nov-2016
Cooling Degree Days WebCam Thumbnails Heat Index Air
Today: 3.6
Aug: 242.3
2018 to Date: 1298.3
Heating Degree Days
2018 to Date: 3628.9
PatioCam PatioCam Image facing North
StreetCam StreetCam Image facing South
Current: 72.5°F
High 12:00 AM: 75.0°F
Yesterday: 98.1°F
Record: 123.3°F
24-Jul-2015
Quality
Index6:

46


Good
Density:
1.18 kg/m3
NE Maps
Current UV Index Current Solar Energy9
0.8
Sunburn in
140 Minutes
Highest:
10:15 AM
0.8
105 W/m2
17%
W/m2 SI
High Today:
10:23 AM
105  W/m2
Record:
1501 W/m2
SE Lincoln WX Almanac Irrig. Index5 Station All Time Records Cloud Level
Currently: Morning
YTD Avg Temp: 54.8°F
Sunrise: 6:42am
Sunset: 8:18pm
Moonrise: 3:36 pm
Moonset: 12:55 am
Full Moon: 26-Aug-2018
New Moon: 1:02 PM CDT
9-Sep-2018
Updated at Midnight
Current ET: 0.03 in
7-Days Rain: 0.65 in
7-Days ET: 1.07 in
7-Day:  0.417 in water in deficit of what evaporated in last 7 days. 0.417 in
August:  2.158 in water in deficit of what evaporated this month. 2.158 in
Season Countdown
Autumn
Begins:
8:54 PM CDT
22-Sep-2018
 
HIGHS: LOWS:
106.9°F
15-Jun-2016
-11.7°F
1-Jan-2018
Daytime Records
  106.0°F
15-Jun-2016
  -2.2°F
31-Dec-2017
Nitetime Records
  91.0°F
25-Jul-2012
  -8.5°F
1-Jan-2018
ICN:20 | S3C2:0 | Ajax 3.xx
ISS:Ok | CON:4.6 | RCP:99%
METRIC | IMPERIAL
Updated: 19-Aug-2018 @ 10:24 AM  
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 19 of just the month of August for this station since 2008.   11 Historical average rain this season to day 19 of August for this station since 2008.
 NWS Weather Forecast  -   Outlook Today & Tonight
Today

Today: Showers And Thunderstorms
Showers And TStorms

Hi 77 °F
NWS forecast: Showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 77. North northeast wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
WXSIM forecast: Dense overcast. Patchy light fog in the morning, then light to moderate fog in the afternoon. A chance of rain in the morning, then rain likely in the afternoon. Precipitation showery or intermittent. Relatively cool. High 73°, but temperatures falling in the afternoon. UV index up to 3. Wind west-northwest around 4 mph in the morning, becoming northeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation 80 percent. Precipitation mostly between half an inch and one inch.
Tonight

Tonight: Showers And Thunderstorms
Showers And TStorms

Lo 65 °F
NWS forecast: Showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 65. North northeast wind 6 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
WXSIM forecast: Dense overcast in the evening, becoming cloudy after midnight. Light to moderate fog in the evening, then patchy light fog after midnight. Rain very likely. Precipitation showery or intermittent. Low 65°. Wind north around 5 mph in the evening, becoming 11 mph, gusting to 20 mph, after midnight. Chance of precipitation 80 percent. Precipitation mostly between half an inch and one inch.
 NWS Short Term Weather Forecast
Monday

Monday: Showers And Thunderstorms Likely
Showers And TStorms Likely
Hi 76 °F
Monday
Night
Monday Night: Chance Showers And Thunderstorms then Partly Cloudy
Chance Showers And TStorms then Partly Cloudy
Lo 59 °F
Tuesday

Tuesday: Mostly Sunny
Mostly Sunny
Hi 79 °F
Tuesday
Night
Tuesday Night: Partly Cloudy
Partly Cloudy
Lo 57 °F
Wednesday

Wednesday: Mostly Sunny
Mostly Sunny
Hi 80 °F
Wednesday
Night
Wednesday Night: Partly Cloudy
Partly Cloudy
Lo 61 °F
Thursday

Thursday: Slight Chance Showers And Thunderstorms
Slight Chance Showers And TStorms
Hi 83 °F
Season Countdown Timer by Curly
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