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METRIC | IMPERIAL
Updated: 16-Jul-2019 @ 5:14 PM  
Temperature Current Conditions4 Forecast / 2 Hr. Lightning
Currently Outside: Warmer 1.7°F than last hour.

96.4°F

Heat Index:  104.9°F
Feels like:  105°F
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High Today
96.6°F
3:15 PM
Low Today
72.5°F
8:57 AM
Yest High
93.4°F
3:54 PM
Yest Low
74.7°F
6:49 AM
Sta* High
99.7°F
2017
Sta* Low
51.3°F
2014
* This Station's Records Since 2008
Rec* High
109°F
1913
Rec* Low
48°F
2014
Avg* High
89°F
Avg* Low
66°F
* Records from NOAA
Sunny, Dry Sunny, Dry

Wind from WSW Wind:  WSW
1.3

Gusting to:
0.0 mph
Current Rain Rain:
0.06 in
This
Afternoon
This Afternoon: Sunny
Sunny

Hi 95 °F ↓
Tonight

Tonight: Partly Cloudy then Slight Chance Showers And Thunderstorms
Partly Cloudy then Slight Chance Showers And TStorms

Lo 76 °F
Wednesday

Wednesday: Slight Chance Showers And Thunderstorms then Mostly Sunny
Slight Chance Showers And TStorms then Mostly Sunny

Hi 97 °F
2 Hr. Lightning Map
Dew Point Liquid Precipitation Wind Speed Sun/Moon
Current: Decreased 0.9°F since last hour. 71.6°F
Last Hour: Decreased 0.9°F since last hour. 0.9°F
High 4:59 PM: 73.6°F
Low 2:34 PM: 66.5°F
Record High: 81.9°F on
10-Jul-2011
Record Low: -19.5°F on
5-Jan-2014
Wetbulb: 79.2°F
Rain Today
rain graph
Today: 0.06 in
Storm Rain: 0.06 in
Yesterday: 0.00 in
Last 7 Days: 0.22 in
Jul Rain: 0.40 in
Jul to Date
  Avg:10
2.12 in
Jul to Date
  Diff from Avg:10
Under 1.72 in for the month 1.72 in
Jul Avg: 3.04 in
Diff from Avg: Under 2.64 in for the month 2.64 in
Season:1 15.120 in
YTD
  Avg:11
18.17 in
YTD
  Diff from Avg:11
Under 3.05 in for the year 3.05 in
Last Rain
Date/Time:
16-Jul-2019
at 8:26 AM
76 rain days in 2019
4 days in July
0 days since last rain
Current: WSW  1.3 mph
1Hr Average: 0.5 mph
Wind Run: 22.43 miles
Wind Gust
Current: 0.0 mph mph
Today: 15.0 mph 10:15 AM
Month: 18.1 mph 3-Jul
Year: 34.5 mph 10-Apr
Record Gust: 48.0 mph
24-May-2008
Sunlight:
14 hrs 46 min
37 sec
of Sunlight Today
Which is
1 min 25 sec shorter than
yesterday
(Noon) graph (Midnight)
Legend

Full Moon
Full Moon, 14 days, 3 hours, 3 minutes in cycle
100%
Illuminated
Humidity Barometer
Current: Decreased 4% since last hour. 45%
Last Hour: Decreased 4% since last hour. 4%
High 7:38 AM: 93%
Low 2:34 PM: 40%
Record High: 100%
4-Feb-2008
Record Low: 0%
20-Aug-2017
Current: Falling 0.007  inHg/hr 29.805 inHg
Last Hour: Steady
High 8:30 AM: 29.902 in.
Low 12:00 AM: 29.786 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: 8.1
Jul: 240.9
2019 to Date: 625.6
Heating Degree Days
2019 to Date: 3723.0
PatioCam PatioCam Image facing North
StreetCam StreetCam Image facing South
Current: 104.9°F
High 5:11 PM: 107.1°F
Yesterday: 103.7°F
Record: 123.3°F
24-Jul-2015
Quality
Index6:

47


Good
Density:
1.13 kg/m3
NE Maps
Current UV Index Current Solar Energy9
2.8
Sunburn in
40 Minutes
Highest:
12:43 PM
6.1
510 W/m2
79%
W/m2 SI
High Today:
11:15 AM
925  W/m2
Record:
1501 W/m2
SE Lincoln WX Almanac Irrig. Index5 Station All Time Records Cloud Level
Currently: Afternoon
YTD Avg Temp: 49.0°F
Sunrise: 6:09am
Sunset: 8:56pm
Moonrise: 8:20 pm
Moonset: 5:47 am
Full Moon: 16-Jul-2019
New Moon: 10:12 PM CDT
31-Jul-2019
Updated at Midnight
Current ET: 0.26 in
7-Days Rain: 0.22 in
7-Days ET: 1.65 in
7-Day:  1.426 in water in deficit of what evaporated in last 7 days. 1.426 in
July:  2.89 in water in deficit of what evaporated this month. 2.89 in
Season Countdown
Autumn
Begins:
2:50 AM CDT
23-Sep-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: 16-Jul-2019 @ 5:14 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 16 of just the month of July for this station since 2008.   11 Historical average rain this season to day 16 of July for this station since 2008.
 NWS Weather Forecast  -   Outlook This Afternoon & Tonight
This
Afternoon
This Afternoon: Sunny
Sunny

Hi 95 °F ↓
NWS forecast: Sunny. High near 95, with temperatures falling to around 93 in the afternoon. South wind around 5 mph.
WXSIM forecast: Fair to partly cloudy. Low 76°. Wind east-southeast around 4 mph in the evening, becoming 9 mph after midnight.
Tonight

Tonight: Partly Cloudy then Slight Chance Showers And Thunderstorms
Partly Cloudy then Slight Chance Showers And TStorms

Lo 76 °F
NWS forecast: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. South southeast wind 3 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
WXSIM forecast: Sunny. Breezy and hot. High 97°. Heat index up to 104°. UV index up to 8. Wind south-southeast around 12 mph, gusting to 22 mph.
 NWS Short Term Weather Forecast
Wednesday

Wednesday: Slight Chance Showers And Thunderstorms then Mostly Sunny
Slight Chance Showers And TStorms then Mostly Sunny
Hi 97 °F
Wednesday
Night
Wednesday Night: Slight Chance Showers And Thunderstorms
Slight Chance Showers And TStorms
Lo 76 °F
Thursday

Thursday: Slight Chance Showers And Thunderstorms then Sunny
Slight Chance Showers And TStorms then Sunny
Hi 102 °F
Thursday
Night
Thursday Night: Mostly Clear
Mostly Clear
Lo 80 °F
Friday

Friday: Sunny
Sunny
Hi 102 °F
Friday
Night
Friday Night: Partly Cloudy
Partly Cloudy
Lo 78 °F
Saturday

Saturday: Mostly Sunny
Mostly Sunny
Hi 100 °F
Season Countdown Timer by Curly
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