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METRIC | IMPERIAL
Updated: 18-Mar-2019 @ 2:19 PM  
Temperature Current Conditions4 Forecast / 2 Hr. Lightning
Currently Outside: Colder 0.6°F than last hour.

47.6°F

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High Today
49.2°F
1:47 PM
Low Today
25.9°F
7:49 AM
Yest High
51.4°F
3:40 PM
Yest Low
23.1°F
7:46 AM
Sta* High
79.0°F
2012
Sta* Low
29.4°F
2013
* This Station's Records Since 2008
Rec* High
87°F
1921
Rec* Low
-7°F
1923
* Records from University of Nebr-Lincoln
Station Record Low
Sunny, Dry Sunny, Dry

Calm Wind:  ENE
0.0

Gusting to:
0.0 mph
Current Rain Rain:
0.00 in
This
Afternoon
This Afternoon: Mostly Sunny
Mostly Sunny

Hi 47 °F
Tonight

Tonight: Chance Light Rain then Rain And Snow Likely
Chance Light Rain then Rain And Snow Likely

Lo 34 °F
Tuesday

Tuesday: Light Rain
Light Rain

Hi 46 °F
2 Hr. Lightning Map
Dew Point Liquid Precipitation Wind Speed Sun/Moon
Current: Decreased 1.7°F since last hour. 23.2°F
Last Hour: Decreased 1.7°F since last hour. 1.7°F
High 12:00 AM: 32.0°F
Low 12:09 PM: 21.1°F
Record High: 81.9°F on
10-Jul-2011
Record Low: -19.5°F on
5-Jan-2014
Wetbulb: 39.0°F
Precipitation Today
rain graph
Today: 0.00 in
Yesterday: 0.00 in
Last 7 Days: 0.57 in
Mar Precip: 0.94 in
Mar to Date
  Avg:10
0.40 in
Mar to Date
  Diff from Avg:10
Over 0.54 in for the month 0.54 in
Mar Avg: 1.12 in
Diff from Avg: Under 0.18 in for the month 0.18 in
Season:1 2.910 in
YTD
  Avg:11
1.51 in
YTD
  Diff from Avg:11
Over 1.4 in for the year 1.40 in
Last Precip
Date/Time:
14-Mar-2019
at 8:11 AM
19 precip days in 2019
5 days in March
3 days since last precip
Current: ENE  0.0 mph
1Hr Average: Calm
Wind Run: 0.23 miles
Wind Gust
Current: 0.0 mph mph
Today: 8.1 mph 2:03 PM
Month: 29.9 mph 9-Mar
Year: 31.1 mph 28-Jan
Record Gust: 48.0 mph
24-May-2008
Sunlight:
12 hrs 5 min
5 sec
of Sunlight Today
Which is
2 min 44 sec longer than
yesterday
(Noon) graph (Midnight)
Legend

Morning Crescent, 12 days, 3 hours, 15 minutes in cycle
13%
Illuminated
Humidity Barometer
Current: Decreased 2% since last hour. 38%
Last Hour: Decreased 2% since last hour. 2%
High 8:23 AM: 91%
Low 1:50 PM: 37%
Record High: 100%
4-Feb-2008
Record Low: 0%
20-Aug-2017
Current: Falling 0.035  inHg/hr 30.451 inHg
Last Hour: Falling
High 11:05 AM: 30.531 in.
Low 2:19 PM: 30.451 in.
Record High: 31.234 inHg
7-Jan-2015
Record Low: 28.948 inHg
14-Mar-2019
Heating Degree Days WebCam Thumbnails Wind Chill Air
Today: 17.2
Mar: 622.1
2019 to Date: 2981.4
Cooling Degree Days
2019 to Date: 0.0
PatioCam PatioCam Image facing North
StreetCam StreetCam Image facing South
Current: 47.6°F
Low 7:49 AM: 25.9°F
Yesterday: 23.1°F
Record: -30.1°F
6-Jan-2014
Quality
Index6:

75


Moderate
Density:
1.27 kg/m3
NE Maps
Current UV Index Current Solar Energy9
2.9
Sunburn in
39 Minutes
Highest:
1:08 PM
3.3
589 W/m2
79%
W/m2 SI
High Today:
1:09 PM
759  W/m2
Record:
1501 W/m2
SE Lincoln WX Almanac Irrig. Index5 Station All Time Records Cloud Level
Currently: Afternoon
YTD Avg Temp: 25.4°F
Sunrise: 7:32am
Sunset: 7:37pm
Moonrise: 4:59 pm
Moonset: 6:19 am
Full Moon: 21-Mar-2019
New Moon: 3:51 AM CDT
5-Apr-2019
Updated at Midnight
Current ET: 0.08 in
7-Days Rain: 0.57 in
7-Days ET: 0.43 in
7-Day:  0.142 in water in excess of what evaporated in last 7 days. 0.142 in
March:  0.17 in water in excess of what evaporated this month. 0.17 in
Season Countdown
Spring
Begins:
4:58 PM CDT
20-Mar-2019
 
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:0 | S3C2:0 | Ajax 3.xx
ISS:Ok | CON:4.6 | RCP:98%
METRIC | IMPERIAL
Updated: 18-Mar-2019 @ 2:19 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 18 of just the month of March for this station since 2008.   11 Historical average rain this season to day 18 of March for this station since 2008.
 NWS Weather Forecast  -   Outlook This Afternoon & Tonight
This
Afternoon
This Afternoon: Mostly Sunny
Mostly Sunny

Hi 47 °F
NWS forecast: Mostly sunny, with a high near 47. South wind around 3 mph.
WXSIM forecast: Partly cloudy. High 50°. UV index up to 4. Wind west around 3 mph.
Tonight

Tonight: Chance Light Rain then Rain And Snow Likely
Chance Light Rain then Rain And Snow Likely

Lo 34 °F
NWS forecast: A chance of rain between 11pm and 1am, then rain and snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. South southeast wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
WXSIM forecast: Mostly cloudy in the evening, becoming cloudy after midnight. Low 36°. Wind south around 3 mph in the evening, becoming 6 mph after midnight.
 NWS Short Term Weather Forecast
Tuesday

Tuesday: Light Rain
Light Rain
Hi 46 °F
Tuesday
Night
Tuesday Night: Slight Chance Light Rain
Slight Chance Light Rain
Lo 30 °F
Wednesday

Wednesday: Mostly Sunny
Mostly Sunny
Hi 56 °F
Wednesday
Night
Wednesday Night: Mostly Clear
Mostly Clear
Lo 30 °F
Thursday

Thursday: Sunny
Sunny
Hi 58 °F
Thursday
Night
Thursday Night: Mostly Clear
Mostly Clear
Lo 35 °F
Friday

Friday: Mostly Sunny
Mostly Sunny
Hi 61 °F
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