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METRIC | IMPERIAL
Updated: 18-Dec-2018 @ 6:54 PM  
Temperature Current Conditions4 Forecast / 2 Hr. Lightning
Currently Outside: Colder 0.5°F than last hour.

45.8°F

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High Today
52.6°F
12:25 PM
Low Today
38.1°F
3:12 AM
Yest High
54.1°F
2:10 PM
Yest Low
25.2°F
6:50 AM
Sta* High
57.7°F
2013
Sta* Low
-8.8°F
2016
* This Station's Records Since 2007
Rec* High
68.0°F
1976
Rec* Low
-18.0°F
1983
* Records from Weather Underground
Night time, Dry, Clear skies Night time, Dry, Clear skies

Calm Wind:  SW
0.0

Gusting to:
0.0 mph
Current Rain Rain:
0.00 in
Tonight

Tonight: Mostly Cloudy
Mostly Cloudy

Lo 31 °F
Wednesday

Wednesday: Partly Sunny then Slight Chance Light Rain
Partly Sunny then Slight Chance Light Rain

Hi 50 °F ↓
Wednesday
Night
Wednesday Night: Mostly Cloudy
Mostly Cloudy

Lo 33 °F
2 Hr. Lightning Map
Dew Point Liquid Precipitation Wind Speed Sun/Moon
Current: Increased 0.6°F since last hour. 38.3°F
Last Hour: Increased 0.6°F since last hour. 0.6°F
High 6:51 PM: 38.8°F
Low 2:52 AM: 28.8°F
Record High: 81.9°F on
10-Jul-2011
Record Low: -19.5°F on
5-Jan-2014
Wetbulb: 42.6°F
Precipitation Today
rain graph
Today: 0.00 in
Yesterday: 0.00 in
Last 7 Days: 0.00 in
Dec Precip: 1.45 in
Dec to Date
  Avg:10
0.82 in
Dec to Date
  Diff from Avg:10
Over 0.63 in for the month 0.63 in
Dec Avg: 0.90 in
Diff from Avg: Over 0.55 in for the month 0.55 in
Season:1 30.124 in
YTD
  Avg:11
30.47 in
YTD
  Diff from Avg:11
Under 0.346 in for the year 0.35 in
Last Precip
Date/Time:
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at -
114 precip days in 2018
2 days in December
11 days since last precip
Current: SW  0.0 mph
1Hr Average: 0.2 mph
Wind Run: 29.46 miles
Wind Gust
Current: 0.0 mph mph
Today: 19.6 mph 1:12 PM
Month: 31.1 mph 1-Dec
Year: 37.0 mph 23-Mar
Record Gust: 48.0 mph
24-May-2008
Sunlight:
9 hrs 15 min
1 sec
of Sunlight Today
Which is 12 sec shorter than
yesterday
(Noon) graph (Midnight)
Legend

Morning Crescent, 11 days, 17 hours, 39 minutes in cycle
14%
Illuminated
Humidity Barometer
Current: Increased 3% since last hour. 75%
Last Hour: Increased 3% since last hour. 3%
High 6:51 PM: 76%
Low 12:25 PM: 53%
Record High: 100%
4-Feb-2008
Record Low: 0%
20-Aug-2017
Current: Falling 0.012  inHg/hr 29.888 inHg
Last Hour: Steady
High 12:01 AM: 30.110 in.
Low 6:53 PM: 29.886 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: 18.1
Dec: 589.2
2018 to Date: 5598.8
Cooling Degree Days
2018 to Date: 1614.5
PatioCam PatioCam Image facing North
StreetCam StreetCam Image facing South
Current: 45.8°F
Low 7:00 AM: 31.5°F
Yesterday: 25.1°F
Record: -30.1°F
6-Jan-2014
Quality
Index6:

52


Moderate
Density:
1.25 kg/m3
NE Maps
UV Summary/Forecast Solar Summary
High Today:   1.6 @ 12:14 PM
Dec-19

1.4
Dec-20

1.3
Dec-21

1.2
High Today:  
568 W/m2 @ 12:21 PM
Sun Hours Today:
04:48
   This Month: 62:51 Hrs
Rise: 7:46am  Set: 5:01pm
SE Lincoln WX Almanac Irrig. Index5 Station All Time Records Cloud Level
Currently: Evening
YTD Avg Temp: 53.6°F
Sunrise: 7:46am
Sunset: 5:01pm
Moonrise: 3:06 pm
Moonset: 4:02 am
Full Moon: 22-Dec-2018
New Moon: 7:29 PM CST
5-Jan-2019
Updated at Midnight
Current ET: 0.03 in
7-Days Rain: 0.00 in
7-Days ET: 0.14 in
7-Day:  0.138 in water in deficit of what evaporated in last 7 days. 0.138 in
December:  1.29 in water in excess of what evaporated this month. 1.29 in
Season Countdown
Winter
Begins:
4:23 PM CST
21-Dec-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:1 | S3C2:0 | Ajax 3.xx
ISS:Ok | CON:4.6 | RCP:99%
METRIC | IMPERIAL
Updated: 18-Dec-2018 @ 6:54 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..   10 Historical average only to day 18 of just the month of December for this station since 2007.   11 Historical average rain this season to day 18 of December for this station since 2007.
 NWS Weather Forecast  -   Outlook Tonight & Wednesday
Tonight

Tonight: Mostly Cloudy
Mostly Cloudy

Lo 31 °F
NWS forecast: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. South southwest wind 2 to 6 mph.
WXSIM forecast: Mostly cloudy to cloudy in the evening, becoming partly to mostly cloudy after midnight. Relatively mild. Low 35°. Wind south around 8 mph.
Wednesday

Wednesday: Partly Sunny then Slight Chance Light Rain
Partly Sunny then Slight Chance Light Rain

Hi 50 °F ↓
NWS forecast: A slight chance of rain after 3pm. Partly sunny. High near 50, with temperatures falling to around 47 in the afternoon. West wind 2 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
WXSIM forecast: Partly cloudy in the morning, becoming mostly cloudy in the afternoon. Relatively mild. High 54°. Wind west-southwest around 9 mph, gusting to 19 mph, in the morning, becoming northwest in the afternoon.
 NWS Short Term Weather Forecast
Wednesday
Night
Wednesday Night: Mostly Cloudy
Mostly Cloudy
Lo 33 °F
Thursday

Thursday: Mostly Sunny
Mostly Sunny
Hi 45 °F
Thursday
Night
Thursday Night: Mostly Clear
Mostly Clear
Lo 25 °F
Friday

Friday: Sunny
Sunny
Hi 45 °F
Friday
Night
Friday Night: Partly Cloudy
Partly Cloudy
Lo 28 °F
Saturday

Saturday: Mostly Sunny
Mostly Sunny
Hi 44 °F
Saturday
Night
Saturday Night: Partly Cloudy
Partly Cloudy
Lo 24 °F
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