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METRIC | IMPERIAL
Updated: 20-Jan-2019 @ 8:39 AM  
Temperature Current Conditions4 Forecast / 2 Hr. Lightning
Currently Outside: Warmer 0.5°F than last hour.

11.6°F

Wind Chill:  0.0°F
Feels like:  0°F
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High Today
11.6°F
8:37 AM
Low Today
10.0°F
4:34 AM
Yest High
20.3°F
2:49 PM
Yest Low
8.7°F
8:02 AM
Sta* High
53.2°F
2015
Sta* Low
4.1°F
2011
* This Station's Records Since 2008
Rec* High
68.0°F
1944
Rec* Low
-18.0°F
1888
* Records from Weather Underground
Partly cloudy, Dry Partly cloudy, Dry

Wind from SE Wind:  SE
1.2

Gusting to:
8.0 mph
Current Snow SnowMelt2:
0.00 in
Today

Today: Chance Light Snow then Scattered Snow Showers
Chance Light Snow then Scattered Snow Showers

Hi 21 °F ↓
Tonight

Tonight: Mostly Cloudy
Mostly Cloudy

Lo 12 °F
M.L. King
Jr. Day
M.L. King Jr. Day: Mostly Cloudy then Slight Chance Freezing Drizzle
Mostly Cloudy then Slight Chance Freezing Drizzle

Hi 31 °F
2 Hr. Lightning Map
Dew Point Liquid Precipitation Wind Speed Sun/Moon
Current: Decreased 0.1°F since last hour. 4.3°F
Last Hour: Decreased 0.1°F since last hour. 0.1°F
High 1:25 AM: 6.5°F
Low 6:32 AM: 2.9°F
Record High: 81.9°F on
10-Jul-2011
Record Low: -19.5°F on
5-Jan-2014
Wetbulb: 10.2°F
Precipitation Today
rain graph
SnowMelt Today2: 0.00 in
Yesterday: 0.00 in
Last 7 Days: 0.00 in
Jan Precip: 0.65 in
Jan to Date
  Avg:10
0.26 in
Jan to Date
  Diff from Avg:10
Over 0.39 in for the month 0.39 in
Jan Avg: 0.36 in
Diff from Avg: Over 0.29 in for the month 0.29 in
Season:1 0.650 in
YTD
  Avg:11
0.26 in
YTD
  Diff from Avg:11
Over 0.39 in for the year 0.39 in
Last Precip
Date/Time:
12-Jan-2019
at 2:25 PM
2 precip days in 2019
2 days in January
7 days since last precip
Current: SE  1.2 mph
1Hr Average: 1.5 mph
Wind Run: 13.42 miles
Wind Gust
Current: 8.0 mph mph
Today: 17.3 mph 4:31 AM
Month: 23.0 mph 6-Jan
Year: 23.0 mph 6-Jan
Record Gust: 48.0 mph
24-May-2008
Sunlight:
9 hrs 44 min
30 sec
of Sunlight Today
Which is
1 min 48 sec longer than
yesterday
(Noon) graph (Midnight)
Legend

Morning Crescent, 14 days, 13 hours, 11 minutes in cycle
10%
Illuminated
Humidity Barometer
Current: Decreased 2% since last hour. 72%
Last Hour: Decreased 2% since last hour. 2%
High 1:00 AM: 83%
Low 6:32 AM: 71%
Record High: 100%
4-Feb-2008
Record Low: 0%
20-Aug-2017
Current: Falling 0.008  inHg/hr 30.360 inHg
Last Hour: Steady
High 12:05 AM: 30.462 in.
Low 5:57 AM: 30.351 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: 19.1
Jan: 651.3
2019 to Date: 650.1
Cooling Degree Days
2019 to Date: 0.0
PatioCam PatioCam Image facing North
StreetCam StreetCam Image facing South
Current: 0.0°F
Low 4:31 AM: -7.4°F
Yesterday: -7.7°F
Record: -30.1°F
6-Jan-2014
Quality
Index6:

27


Good
Density:
1.37 kg/m3
NE Maps
Current UV Index Current Solar Energy9
0.0
Sunburn in
720 Minutes
Highest:
12:00 AM
0.0
40 W/m2
61%
W/m2 SI
High Today:
8:39 AM
40  W/m2
Record:
1501 W/m2
SE Lincoln WX Almanac Irrig. Index5 Station All Time Records Cloud Level
Currently: Morning
YTD Avg Temp: 31.3°F
Sunrise: 7:46am
Sunset: 5:30pm
Moonrise: 5:14 pm
Moonset: 7:13 am
Full Moon: 21-Jan-2019
New Moon: 3:04 PM CST
4-Feb-2019
Updated at Midnight
Current ET: 0.01 in
7-Days Rain: 0.00 in
7-Days ET: 0.06 in
7-Day:  0.055 in water in deficit of what evaporated in last 7 days. 0.055 in
January:  0.41 in water in excess of what evaporated this month. 0.41 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:18 | S3C2:0 | Ajax 3.xx
ISS:Ok | CON:4.6 | RCP:98%
METRIC | IMPERIAL
Updated: 20-Jan-2019 @ 8:39 AM  
1 Rain season: Jan 1st to Dec 31st.   2 Snow Melted as Precipitation in Heated Raingauge.   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 20 of just the month of January for this station since 2008.   11 Historical average rain this season to day 20 of January for this station since 2008.
 NWS Weather Forecast  -   Outlook Today & Tonight
Today

Today: Chance Light Snow then Scattered Snow Showers
Chance Light Snow then Scattered Snow Showers

Hi 21 °F ↓
NWS forecast: A chance of snow before 10am, then scattered snow showers between 10am and 3pm. Cloudy. High near 21, with temperatures falling to around 18 in the afternoon. Southeast wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
WXSIM forecast: Cloudy in the morning, becoming mostly cloudy to cloudy in the afternoon. High 33°. Wind chill ranging from 9 to 26. UV index up to 2. Wind southeast around 3 mph in the morning, becoming 6 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight

Tonight: Mostly Cloudy
Mostly Cloudy

Lo 12 °F
NWS forecast: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. East southeast wind 8 to 13 mph.
WXSIM forecast: Mostly cloudy to cloudy in the evening, becoming cloudy after midnight. Low 29°, but temperatures rising after midnight. Wind chill as low as 21. Wind southeast around 8 mph, gusting to 20 mph.
 NWS Short Term Weather Forecast
M.L. King
Jr. Day
M.L. King Jr. Day: Mostly Cloudy then Slight Chance Freezing Drizzle
Mostly Cloudy then Slight Chance Freezing Drizzle
Hi 31 °F
Monday
Night
Monday Night: Freezing Drizzle Likely
Freezing Drizzle Likely
Lo 25 °F
Tuesday

Tuesday: Light Snow And Areas Of Blowing Snow
Light Snow And Areas Of Blowing Snow
Hi 30 °F
Tuesday
Night
Tuesday Night: Patchy Blowing Snow then Mostly Cloudy
Patchy Blowing Snow then Mostly Cloudy
Lo 13 °F
Wednesday

Wednesday: Sunny
Sunny
Hi 30 °F
Wednesday
Night
Wednesday Night: Partly Cloudy
Partly Cloudy
Lo 19 °F
Thursday

Thursday: Slight Chance Light Snow then Partly Sunny
Slight Chance Light Snow then Partly Sunny
Hi 24 °F
Season Countdown Timer by Curly
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