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METRIC | IMPERIAL
Updated: 17-Aug-2018 @ 8:24 AM  
Temperature Current Conditions4 Forecast / 2 Hr. Lightning
Currently Outside: Warmer 3.9°F than last hour.

68.6°F

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High Today
71.1°F
12:00 AM
Low Today
64.0°F
6:56 AM
Yest High
90.7°F
5:33 PM
Yest Low
65.8°F
7:40 AM
Sta* High
91.2°F
2016
Sta* Low
46.7°F
2012
* This Station's Records Since 2008
Rec* High
107.0°F
1936
Rec* Low
44.0°F
2012
* Records from Weather Underground
Sunny, Dry Sunny, Dry

Wind from NW Wind:  NW
0.8

Gusting to:
0.0 mph
Current Rain Rain:
0.01 in
Today

Today: Sunny
Sunny

Hi 85 °F
Tonight

Tonight: Mostly Clear
Mostly Clear

Lo 64 °F
Saturday

Saturday: Mostly Sunny
Mostly Sunny

Hi 88 °F
2 Hr. Lightning Map
Dew Point Liquid Precipitation Wind Speed Sun/Moon
Current: Increased 3°F since last hour. 66.2°F
Last Hour: Increased 3°F since last hour. 3°F
High 12:00 AM: 66.4°F
Low 5:44 AM: 62.1°F
Record High: 81.9°F on
10-Jul-2011
Record Low: -19.5°F on
5-Jan-2014
Wetbulb: 67.1°F
Rain Today
rain graph
Today: 0.01 in
Yesterday: 0.03 in
Last 7 Days: 0.64 in
Aug Rain: 1.34 in
Aug to Date
  Avg:10
2.09 in
Aug to Date
  Diff from Avg:10
Under 0.748 in for the month 0.75 in
Aug Avg: 3.53 in
Diff from Avg: Under 2.188 in for the month 2.19 in
Season:1 15.444 in
YTD
  Avg:11
21.30 in
YTD
  Diff from Avg:11
Under 5.856 in for the year 5.86 in
Last Rain
Date/Time:
17-Aug-2018
at 6:20 AM
72 rain days in 2018
7 days in August
0 days since last rain
Current: NW  0.8 mph
1Hr Average: 0.2 mph
Wind Run: 0.27 miles
Wind Gust
Current: 0.0 mph mph
Today: 4.0 mph 8:00 AM
Month: 23.0 mph 4-Aug
Year: 37.0 mph 23-Mar
Record Gust: 48.0 mph
24-May-2008
Sunlight:
13 hrs 41 min
29 sec
of Sunlight Today
Which is
2 min 26 sec shorter than
yesterday
(Noon) graph (Midnight)
Legend

Evening Crescent, 6 days, 3 hours, 27 minutes in cycle
41%
Illuminated
Humidity Barometer
Current: Decreased 3% since last hour. 92%
Last Hour: Decreased 3% since last hour. 3%
High 7:12 AM: 95%
Low 12:00 AM: 85%
Record High: 100%
4-Feb-2008
Record Low: 0%
20-Aug-2017
Current: Rising 0.009  inHg/hr 30.050 inHg
Last Hour: Steady
High 8:18 AM: 30.050 in.
Low 2:37 AM: 30.004 in.
Record High: 31.234 inHg
7-Jan-2015
Record Low: 29.140 inHg
28-Nov-2016
Cooling Degree Days WebCam Thumbnails Heat Index Air
Today: 0.9
Aug: 215.1
2018 to Date: 1270.9
Heating Degree Days
2018 to Date: 3628.9
PatioCam PatioCam Image facing North
StreetCam StreetCam Image facing South
Current: 68.6°F
High 12:00 AM: 71.1°F
Yesterday: 95.0°F
Record: 123.3°F
24-Jul-2015
Quality
Index6:

22


Good
Density:
1.20 kg/m3
NE Maps
Current UV Index Current Solar Energy9
0.8
Sunburn in
140 Minutes
Highest:
8:18 AM
0.8
206 W/m2
82%
W/m2 SI
High Today:
8:23 AM
206  W/m2
Record:
1501 W/m2
SE Lincoln WX Almanac Irrig. Index5 Station All Time Records Cloud Level
Currently: Morning
YTD Avg Temp: 54.6°F
Sunrise: 6:40am
Sunset: 8:21pm
Moonrise: 1:36 pm
Moonset: 11:45 pm
Full Moon: 26-Aug-2018
New Moon: 1:02 PM CDT
9-Sep-2018
Updated at Midnight
Current ET: 0.02 in
7-Days Rain: 0.64 in
7-Days ET: 1.13 in
7-Day:  0.484 in water in deficit of what evaporated in last 7 days. 0.484 in
August:  1.828 in water in deficit of what evaporated this month. 1.828 in
Season Countdown
Autumn
Begins:
8:54 PM CDT
22-Sep-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:0 | S3C2:0 | Ajax 3.xx
ISS:Ok | CON:4.6 | RCP:99%
METRIC | IMPERIAL
Updated: 17-Aug-2018 @ 8:24 AM  
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 17 of just the month of August for this station since 2008.   11 Historical average rain this season to day 17 of August for this station since 2008.
 NWS Weather Forecast  -   Outlook Today & Tonight
Today

Today: Sunny
Sunny

Hi 85 °F
NWS forecast: Sunny, with a high near 85. North wind around 5 mph.
WXSIM forecast: Mostly sunny in the morning, becoming sunny in the afternoon. High 83°. UV index up to 8. Wind north-northeast around 7 mph, gusting to 16 mph.
Tonight

Tonight: Mostly Clear
Mostly Clear

Lo 64 °F
NWS forecast: Mostly clear, with a low around 64. North northeast wind 1 to 5 mph.
WXSIM forecast: Clear in the evening, becoming fair to partly cloudy after midnight. Low 63°. Wind north-northeast around 2 mph in the evening, becoming east-northeast after midnight.
 NWS Short Term Weather Forecast
Saturday

Saturday: Mostly Sunny
Mostly Sunny
Hi 88 °F
Saturday
Night
Saturday Night: Partly Cloudy then Slight Chance Showers And Thunderstorms
Partly Cloudy then Slight Chance Showers And TStorms
Lo 67 °F
Sunday

Sunday: Slight Chance Showers And Thunderstorms then Chance Showers And Thunderstorms
Slight Chance Showers And TStorms then Chance Showers And TStorms
Hi 82 °F
Sunday
Night
Sunday Night: Showers And Thunderstorms Likely
Showers And TStorms Likely
Lo 65 °F
Monday

Monday: Showers And Thunderstorms Likely then Chance Showers And Thunderstorms
Showers And TStorms Likely then Chance Showers And TStorms
Hi 79 °F
Monday
Night
Monday Night: Chance Showers And Thunderstorms then Partly Cloudy
Chance Showers And TStorms then Partly Cloudy
Lo 60 °F
Tuesday

Tuesday: Mostly Sunny
Mostly Sunny
Hi 78 °F
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