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METRIC | IMPERIAL
Updated: 22-Feb-2018 @ 2:04 PM  
Temperature Current Conditions4 Forecast / 2 Hr. Lightning
Currently Outside: Warmer 0.8°F than last hour.

29.0°F

Wind Chill:  29.0°F
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High Today
29.0°F
1:48 PM
Low Today
22.0°F
2:51 AM
Yest High
27.1°F
3:42 PM
Yest Low
8.3°F
7:24 AM
Sta* High
77.0°F
2017
Sta* Low
7.7°F
2015
* This Station's Records Since 2008
Rec* High
76.0°F
2017
Rec* Low
-10.0°F
1989
* Records from Weather Underground
Overcast and gloomy, Dry Overcast and gloomy, Dry

Wind from SE Wind:  SE
0.6

Gusting to:
0.0 mph
Current Snow SnowMelt2:
0.11 in
This
Afternoon
This Afternoon: A chance of snow and freezing drizzle before 4pm, then a chance of snow between 4pm and 5pm, then freezing rain likely, possibly mixed with snow after 5pm.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 29. East southeast wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total daytime ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible.  Total daytime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Wintry Mix
Likely and
Patchy Fog


Hi 29 °F
Tonight

Tonight: Snow and freezing rain before midnight, then a slight chance of freezing rain between midnight and 1am.  Patchy fog before 8pm. Low around 19. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible.  New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Wintry Mix
and Patchy
Fog then
Slight Chance
Freezing Rain

Lo 19 °F
Friday

Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 36. West wind around 6 mph becoming north northeast in the afternoon.
Mostly Sunny



Hi 36 °F
2 Hr. Lightning Map
Dew Point Liquid Precipitation Wind Speed Sun/Moon
Current: Increased 1.3°F since last hour. 26.4°F
Last Hour: Increased 1.3°F since last hour. 1.3°F
High 1:48 PM: 26.4°F
Low 2:11 AM: 19.6°F
Record High: 81.9°F on
10-Jul-2011
Record Low: -19.5°F on
5-Jan-2014
Wetbulb: 28.1°F
Precipitation Today
rain graph
SnowMelt Today2: 0.11 in
Storm Precip: 0.14 in
Yesterday: 0.03 in
Last 7 Days: 0.08 in
Feb Precip: 0.45 in
Feb to Date
  Avg:10
0.52 in
Feb to Date
  Diff from Avg:10
Under 0.069 in for the month 0.07 in
Feb Avg: 0.68 in
Diff from Avg: Under 0.229 in for the month 0.23 in
Season:1 0.664 in
YTD
  Avg:11
0.88 in
YTD
  Diff from Avg:11
Under 0.216 in for the year 0.22 in
Last Precip
Date/Time:
22-Feb-2018
at 7:21 AM
13 precip days in 2018
10 days in February
0 days since last precip
Current: SE  0.6 mph
1Hr Average: 2.3 mph
Wind Run: 13.57 miles
Wind Gust
Current: 0.0 mph mph
Today: 11.5 mph 8:53 AM
Month: 34.0 mph 18-Feb
Year: 34.0 mph 18-Feb
Record Gust: 48.0 mph
24-May-2008
Sunlight:
11 hrs 1 min
8 sec
of Sunlight Today
Which is
2 min 38 sec longer than
yesterday
(Noon) graph (Midnight)
Legend

Morning Crescent, 6 days, 23 hours, 1 minutes in cycle
45%
Illuminated
Humidity Barometer
Current: Increased 2% since last hour. 90%
Last Hour: Increased 2% since last hour. 2%
High 4:57 AM: 92%
Low 12:04 PM: 86%
Record High: 100%
4-Feb-2008
Record Low: 0%
20-Aug-2017
Current: Falling 0.035  inHg/hr 30.362 inHg
Last Hour: Falling
High 12:00 AM: 30.610 in.
Low 2:02 PM: 30.361 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: 23.7
Feb: 899.1
2018 to Date: 2106.9
Cooling Degree Days
2018 to Date: 0.0
PatioCam PatioCam Image facing North
StreetCam StreetCam Image facing South
Current: 29.0°F
Low 8:53 AM: 13.4°F
Yesterday: -2.0°F
Record: -30.1°F
6-Jan-2014
Quality
Index6:

54


Moderate
Density:
1.32 kg/m3
NE Maps
Current UV Index Current Solar Energy9
0.5
Sunburn in
224 Minutes
Highest:
11:16 AM
0.8
56 W/m2
10%
W/m2 SI
High Today:
11:16 AM
169  W/m2
Record:
1501 W/m2
SE Lincoln WX Almanac Irrig. Index5 Station All Time Records Cloud Level
Currently: Afternoon
YTD Avg Temp: 24.9°F
Sunrise: 7:09am
Sunset: 6:10pm
Moonrise: 11:07 am
Moonset: 12:13 am
Full Moon: 2-Mar-2018
New Moon: 7:12 AM CDT
17-Mar-2018
Updated at Midnight
Current ET: 0.01 in
7-Days Rain: 0.08 in
7-Days ET: 0.32 in
7-Day:  0.232 in water in deficit of what evaporated in last 7 days. 0.232 in
February:  0.279 in water in deficit of what evaporated this month. 0.279 in
Season Countdown
Spring
Begins:
11:15 AM CDT
20-Mar-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:10 | S3C2:0 | Ajax 3.xx
ISS:Ok | CON:4.7 | RCP:99%
METRIC | IMPERIAL
Updated: 22-Feb-2018 @ 2:04 PM  
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 22 of just the month of February for this station since 2008.   11 Historical average rain this season to day 22 of February for this station since 2008.
 NWS Weather Forecast  -   Outlook This Afternoon & Tonight
This
Afternoon
This Afternoon: A chance of snow and freezing drizzle before 4pm, then a chance of snow between 4pm and 5pm, then freezing rain likely, possibly mixed with snow after 5pm.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 29. East southeast wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total daytime ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible.  Total daytime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Wintry Mix
Likely and
Patchy Fog


Hi 29 °F
NWS forecast: A chance of snow and freezing drizzle before 4pm, then a chance of snow between 4pm and 5pm, then freezing rain likely, possibly mixed with snow after 5pm. Patchy fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 29. East southeast wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total daytime ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
WXSIM forecast: Dense overcast. A chance of snow. High 29°. Wind chill around 22. Wind east-southeast around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation 40 percent. Precipitation (liquid equivalent) mostly less than a tenth of an inch. Snow accumulation about half an inch.
Tonight

Tonight: Snow and freezing rain before midnight, then a slight chance of freezing rain between midnight and 1am.  Patchy fog before 8pm. Low around 19. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible.  New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Wintry Mix
and Patchy
Fog then
Slight Chance
Freezing Rain

Lo 19 °F
NWS forecast: Snow and freezing rain before midnight, then a slight chance of freezing rain between midnight and 1am. Patchy fog before 8pm. Low around 19. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
WXSIM forecast: Dense overcast in the evening, becoming partly to mostly cloudy after midnight. Patchy light fog. A chance of snow in the evening, then a slight chance of snow after midnight. Low 21°. Wind south-southeast around 4 mph in the evening, becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation 40 percent. Precipitation (liquid equivalent) mostly less than a tenth of an inch. Snow accumulation about half an inch.
 NWS Short Term Weather Forecast
Friday

Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 36. West wind around 6 mph becoming north northeast in the afternoon.
Mostly Sunny


Hi 36 °F
Friday
Night
Friday Night: A slight chance of snow before 2am, then a slight chance of snow and freezing drizzle between 2am and 3am, then a slight chance of freezing drizzle after 3am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 22. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Partly Cloudy
then Slight
Chance Wintry
Mix
Lo 22 °F
Saturday

Saturday: Rain and freezing rain, possibly mixed with snow before 4pm, then snow, possibly mixed with rain between 4pm and 5pm, then snow, possibly mixed with freezing rain after 5pm.  High near 33. East northeast wind 7 to 9 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Wintry Mix


Hi 33 °F
Saturday
Night
Saturday Night: Snow, mainly before 7pm.  Low around 19. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Snow then
Chance Snow

Lo 19 °F
Sunday

Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 41.
Sunny


Hi 41 °F
Sunday
Night
Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 20.
Partly Cloudy


Lo 20 °F
Monday

Monday: Sunny, with a high near 48.
Sunny


Hi 48 °F
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