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METRIC | IMPERIAL
Updated: 26-May-2019 @ 5:15 PM  
Temperature Current Conditions4 Forecast / 2 Hr. Lightning
Currently Outside: Colder 0.6°F than last hour.

81.4°F

Heat Index:  83.0°F
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High Today
82.8°F
3:16 PM
Low Today
57.2°F
6:09 AM
Yest High
83.6°F
4:29 PM
Yest Low
61.9°F
12:35 AM
Sta* High
106.1°F
2018
Sta* Low
47.4°F
2011
* This Station's Records Since 2008
Rec** High
100°F
2018
Rec** Low
38°F
1901
**Records from University of Nebr-Lincoln
Avg*** High
77.4°F
Avg*** Low
54°F
***Daily Averages from US Climate Data
Partly cloudy, Dry Partly cloudy, Dry

Wind from SE Wind:  SE
4.8

Gusting to:
7.0 mph
Current Rain Rain:
0.07 in
This
Afternoon
This Afternoon: Slight Chance Showers And Thunderstorms
Slight Chance Showers And TStorms

Hi 81 °F
Tonight

Tonight: Showers And Thunderstorms
Showers And TStorms

Lo 65 °F
Memorial
Day
Memorial Day: Chance Showers And Thunderstorms
Chance Showers And TStorms

Hi 83 °F
2 Hr. Lightning Map
Dew Point Liquid Precipitation Wind Speed Sun/Moon
Current: Decreased 0.5°F since last hour. 64.2°F
Last Hour: Decreased 0.5°F since last hour. 0.5°F
High 2:58 PM: 66.1°F
Low 6:28 AM: 53.0°F
Record High: 81.9°F on
10-Jul-2011
Record Low: -19.5°F on
5-Jan-2014
Wetbulb: 70.4°F
Rain Today
rain graph
Today: 0.07 in
Storm Rain: 0.07 in
Yesterday: 0.01 in
Last 7 Days: 1.44 in
May Rain: 4.26 in
May to Date
  Avg:10
4.23 in
May to Date
  Diff from Avg:10
Over 0.03 in for the month 0.03 in
May Avg: 5.21 in
Diff from Avg: Under 0.95 in for the month 0.95 in
Season:1 8.710 in
YTD
  Avg:11
9.49 in
YTD
  Diff from Avg:11
Under 0.78 in for the year 0.78 in
Last Rain
Date/Time:
26-May-2019
at 1:09 AM
56 rain days in 2019
21 days in May
0 days since last rain
Current: SE  4.8 mph
1Hr Average: 1.6 mph
Wind Run: 14.13 miles
Wind Gust
Current: 7.0 mph mph
Today: 15.0 mph 3:19 PM
Month: 29.9 mph 21-May
Year: 34.5 mph 10-Apr
Record Gust: 48.0 mph
24-May-2008
Sunlight:
14 hrs 47 min
26 sec
of Sunlight Today
Which is
1 min 28 sec longer than
yesterday
(Noon) graph (Midnight)
Legend

Last Quarter
Last Quarter, 21 days, 23 hours, 31 minutes in cycle
48%
Illuminated
Humidity Barometer
Current: No Change 56%
Last Hour: No Change 0%
High 3:27 AM: 88%
Low 3:52 PM: 53%
Record High: 100%
4-Feb-2008
Record Low: 0%
20-Aug-2017
Current: Falling 0.026  inHg/hr 29.912 inHg
Last Hour: Falling slowly
High 9:48 AM: 30.049 in.
Low 5:13 PM: 29.911 in.
Record High: 31.234 inHg
7-Jan-2015
Record Low: 28.948 inHg
14-Mar-2019
Cooling Degree Days WebCam Thumbnails Heat Index Air
Today: 0.6
May: 59.7
2019 to Date: 71.6
Heating Degree Days
2019 to Date: 3716.6
PatioCam PatioCam Image facing North
StreetCam StreetCam Image facing South
Current: 83.0°F
High 3:16 PM: 85.0°F
Yesterday: 86.7°F
Record: 123.3°F
24-Jul-2015
Quality
Index6:

40


Good
Density:
1.16 kg/m3
NE Maps
Current UV Index Current Solar Energy9
1.9
Sunburn in
59 Minutes
Highest:
1:30 PM
5.8
355 W/m2
58%
W/m2 SI
High Today:
1:29 PM
1009  W/m2
Record:
1501 W/m2
SE Lincoln WX Almanac Irrig. Index5 Station All Time Records Cloud Level
Currently: Afternoon
YTD Avg Temp: 39.7°F
Sunrise: 6:00am
Sunset: 8:47pm
Moonrise: 2:21 am
Moonset: 12:58 pm
Full Moon: 18-May-2019
New Moon: 5:03 AM CDT
3-Jun-2019
Updated at Midnight
Current ET: 0.26 in
7-Days Rain: 1.44 in
7-Days ET: 0.80 in
7-Day:  0.641 in water in excess of what evaporated in last 7 days. 0.641 in
May:  1.11 in water in excess of what evaporated this month. 1.11 in
Season Countdown
Summer
Begins:
10:54 AM CDT
21-Jun-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:19 | S3C2:0 | Ajax 3.xx
ISS:Ok | CON:4.6 | RCP:98%
METRIC | IMPERIAL
Updated: 26-May-2019 @ 5:15 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 26 of just the month of May for this station since 2008.   11 Historical average rain this season to day 26 of May for this station since 2008.
 NWS Weather Forecast  -   Outlook This Afternoon & Tonight
This
Afternoon
This Afternoon: Slight Chance Showers And Thunderstorms
Slight Chance Showers And TStorms

Hi 81 °F
NWS forecast: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Southeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
WXSIM forecast: Mostly cloudy to cloudy in the evening, becoming cloudy after midnight. Patchy light fog after midnight. A chance of rain in the evening, then rain likely after midnight. Thunderstorms very likely, some severe. Breezy. Low 66°. Wind south-southeast around 12 mph, gusting to 18 mph. 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. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Cloudy, with a low around 65. South southeast wind 9 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
WXSIM forecast: Mostly cloudy to cloudy in the morning, becoming partly to mostly cloudy in the afternoon. Patchy light fog in the morning. A chance of rain in the morning, then a slight chance of rain in the afternoon. Thunderstorms very likely, some severe. Breezy. High 82°. UV index up to 6. Wind south around 13 mph, gusting to 22 mph. Chance of precipitation 50 percent. Precipitation mostly around a tenth of an inch.
 NWS Short Term Weather Forecast
Memorial
Day
Memorial Day: Chance Showers And Thunderstorms
Chance Showers And TStorms
Hi 83 °F
Monday
Night
Monday Night: Chance Showers And Thunderstorms
Chance Showers And TStorms
Lo 65 °F
Tuesday

Tuesday: Showers And Thunderstorms Likely
Showers And TStorms Likely
Hi 79 °F
Tuesday
Night
Tuesday Night: Showers And Thunderstorms Likely
Showers And TStorms Likely
Lo 56 °F
Wednesday

Wednesday: Mostly Sunny
Mostly Sunny
Hi 72 °F
Wednesday
Night
Wednesday Night: Partly Cloudy
Partly Cloudy
Lo 53 °F
Thursday

Thursday: Mostly Sunny
Mostly Sunny
Hi 76 °F
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