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METRIC | IMPERIAL
Updated: 22-Sep-2017 @ 3:29 PM  
Temperature Current Conditions4 Forecast / 2 Hr. Lightning
Currently Outside: Warmer 0.3°F than last hour.

95.2°F

Heat Index:  100.5°F
Feels like:  100°F
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High Today
95.2°F
3:27 PM
Low Today
76.6°F
7:05 AM
Yest High
93.0°F
3:51 PM
Yest Low
65.3°F
4:19 AM
Sta* High
94.5°F
2016
Sta* Low
39.4°F
2011
* This Station's Records Since 2008
Rec* High
99.0°F
1937
Rec* Low
27.0°F
1995
* Records from Weather Underground
Station Record High
Sunny, Dry Sunny, Dry

Wind from S Wind:  S
9.8

Gusting to:
7.0 mph
Current Rain Rain:
0.00 in
This
Afternoon
This Afternoon: Sunny
Sunny

Hi 96 °F ↓
Tonight

Tonight: Mostly Clear
Mostly Clear

Lo 73 °F
Saturday

Saturday: Mostly Sunny
Mostly Sunny

Hi 90 °F
2 Hr. Lightning Map
Dew Point Liquid Precipitation Wind Speed Sun/Moon
Current: Decreased 0.4°F since last hour. 68.5°F
Last Hour: Decreased 0.4°F since last hour. 0.4°F
High 12:00 AM: 72.7°F
Low 3:23 PM: 68.2°F
Record High: 81.9°F on
10-Jul-2011
Record Low: -19.5°F on
5-Jan-2014
Wetbulb: 77.1°F
Rain Today
rain graph
Today: 0.00 in
Yesterday: 0.00 in
Last 7 Days: 0.91 in
Sep Rain: 0.96 in
Sep to Date
  Avg:10
2.72 in
Sep to Date
  Diff from Avg:10
Under 1.759 in for the month 1.76 in
Sep Avg: 3.77 in
Diff from Avg: Under 2.809 in for the month 2.81 in
Season:1 24.020 in
YTD
  Avg:11
25.97 in
YTD
  Diff from Avg:11
Under 1.95 in for the year 1.95 in
Last Rain
Date/Time:
18-Sep-2017
at 12:33 PM
74 rain days in 2017
5 days in September
3 days since last rain
Current: S  9.8 mph
1Hr Average: 7.9 mph
Wind Run: 98.75 miles
Wind Gust
Current: 7.0 mph mph
Today: 23.0 mph 12:21 AM
Month: 26.5 mph 14-Sep
Year: 35.0 mph 6-Mar
Record Gust: 48.0 mph
24-May-2008
Sunlight:
12 hrs 7 min
14 sec
of Sunlight Today
Which is
2 min 40 sec shorter than
yesterday
(Noon) graph (Midnight)
Legend

Evening Crescent, 2 days, 15 hours, 0 minutes in cycle
7%
Illuminated
Humidity Barometer
Current: Decreased 1% since last hour. 42%
Last Hour: Decreased 1% since last hour. 1%
High 5:11 AM: 78%
Low 3:23 PM: 42%
Record High: 100%
4-Feb-2008
Record Low: 0%
20-Aug-2017
Current: Falling 0.004  inHg/hr 29.732 inHg
Last Hour: Steady
High 11:05 AM: 29.774 in.
Low 12:19 AM: 29.727 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: 9.8
Sep: 180.6
2017 to Date: 1375.6
Heating Degree Days
2017 to Date: 2870.7
PatioCam PatioCam Image facing North
StreetCam StreetCam Image facing South
Current: 100.5°F
High 2:13 PM: 101.7°F
Yesterday: 102.5°F
Record: 123.3°F
24-Jul-2015
Quality
Index6:

45


Good
Density:
1.128 kg/m3
NE Maps
Current UV Index Current Solar Energy9
3.6
Sunburn in
31 Minutes
Highest:
1:22 PM
4.9
568 W/m2
88%
W/m2 SI
High Today:
1:48 PM
684  W/m2
Record:
1501 W/m2
SE Lincoln WX Almanac Irrig. Index5 Station All Time Records Cloud Level
Currently: Afternoon
YTD Avg Temp: 59.3°F
Sunrise: 7:15am
Sunset: 7:22pm
Moonrise: 9:33 am
Moonset: 8:27 pm
Full Moon: 5-Oct-2017
New Moon: 2:13 PM CDT
19-Oct-2017
Updated at Midnight
Current ET: 0.32 in
7-Days Rain: 0.91 in
7-Days ET: 1.04 in
7-Day:  0.13 in water in deficit of what evaporated in last 7 days. 0.13 in
September:  2.419 in water in deficit of what evaporated this month. 2.419 in
Season Countdown
Winter
Begins:
10:28 AM CST
21-Dec-2017
 
HIGHS: LOWS:
106.9°F
15-Jun-2016
-8.9°F
18-Dec-2016
Daytime Records
  106.0°F
15-Jun-2016
  -0.8°F
2-Mar-2014
Nitetime Records
  91.0°F
25-Jul-2012
  -5.3°F
6-Jan-2014
ICN:0 | S3C2:0 | Ajax 3.xx
ISS:Ok | CON:4.7 | RCP:99%
METRIC | IMPERIAL
Updated: 22-Sep-2017 @ 3:29 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 22 of just the month of September for this station since 2008.   11 Historical average rain this season to day 22 of September for this station since 2008.
  Weather Forecast  -   Outlook This Afternoon & Tonight
This
Afternoon
This Afternoon: Sunny
Sunny

Hi 96 °F ↓
NWS forecast: Sunny. High near 96, with temperatures falling to around 94 in the afternoon. South wind around 21 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
WXSIM forecast: Clear. Windy and very hot. High 94°. Heat index up to 99°. UV index up to 6. Wind south around 17 mph, gusting to 26 mph.
Tonight

Tonight: Mostly Clear
Mostly Clear

Lo 73 °F
NWS forecast: Mostly clear, with a low around 73. South wind 13 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.
WXSIM forecast: Partly cloudy in the evening, becoming fair to partly cloudy after midnight. Breezy and warm. Low 72°. Wind south around 16 mph, gusting to 24 mph, in the evening, becoming 13 mph, gusting to 20 mph, after midnight.
  Short Term Weather Forecast
Saturday

Saturday: Mostly Sunny
Mostly Sunny
Hi 90 °F
Saturday
Night
Saturday Night: Partly Cloudy
Partly Cloudy
Lo 70 °F
Sunday

Sunday: Partly Sunny then Slight Chance Showers And Thunderstorms
Partly Sunny then Slight Chance Showers And TStorms
Hi 87 °F
Sunday
Night
Sunday Night: Chance Showers And Thunderstorms
Chance Showers And TStorms
Lo 65 °F
Monday

Monday: Showers And Thunderstorms Likely
Showers And TStorms Likely
Hi 73 °F
Monday
Night
Monday Night: Showers And Thunderstorms Likely
Showers And TStorms Likely
Lo 55 °F
Tuesday

Tuesday: Chance Showers And Thunderstorms
Chance Showers And TStorms
Hi 69 °F
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