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METRIC | IMPERIAL
Updated: 30-Jun-2016 @ 7:00 AM  
Temperature Current Conditions4 Forecast / Storm Prediction
Currently Outside: Warmer 0.1°F than last hour.

69.8°F

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High Today
77.1°F
12:00 AM
Low Today
69.3°F
6:19 AM
Yest High
92.5°F
3:42 PM
Yest Low
69.4°F
6:47 AM
Sta* High
101.1°F
2011
Sta* Low
54.8°F
2008
* This Station's Records Since 2008
Rec* High
105.0°F
1961
Rec* Low
51.0°F
1995
* Records from Weather Underground
Mainly cloudy, Dry Mainly cloudy, Dry

Calm Wind:  SW
0.0

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

Today: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 1pm and 5pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming north northeast 5 to 8 mph in the morning.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Chance
T-storms


Hi 87 °F
Tonight

Tonight: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. Northeast wind around 8 mph.
Slight Chance
T-storms then
Partly Cloudy

Lo 63 °F
Friday

Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 80. East wind 7 to 10 mph.
Mostly Sunny
then Slight
Chance
T-storms

Hi 80 °F
SPC Activity Map
Dew Point Liquid Precipitation Wind Speed Sun/Moon
Current: Increased 1°F since last hour. 67.7°F
Last Hour: Increased 1°F since last hour. 1°F
High 1:00 AM: 68.9°F
Low 6:12 AM: 66.3°F
Record High: 81.9°F on
10-Jul-2011
Record Low: -19.5°F on
5-Jan-2014
Wetbulb: 68.4°F
Rain Today
rain graph
Today: 0.00 in
Yesterday: 0.00 in
Last 7 Days: 0.08 in
Jun Rain: 1.93 in
Jun to Date
  Avg:10
6.22 in
Jun to Date
  Diff from Avg:10
Under 4.295 in for the month 4.29 in
Jun Avg: 6.06 in
Diff from Avg: Under 4.135 in for the month 4.13 in
Season:1 18.201 in
YTD
  Avg:11
17.40 in
YTD
  Diff from Avg:11
Over 0.801 in for the year 0.80 in
Last Rain
Date/Time:
26-Jun-2016
at 1:24 AM
47 rain days in 2016
6 days in June
3 days since last rain
Current: SW  0.0 mph
1Hr Average: Calm
Wind Run: 1.50 miles
Wind Gust
Current: 0.0 mph mph
Today: 6.0 mph 3:51 AM
Month: 25.0 mph 3-Jun
Year: 33.0 mph 23-Mar
Record Gust: 48.0 mph
24-May-2008
Sunlight:
15 hrs 2 min
52 sec
of Sunlight Today
Which is 37 sec shorter than
yesterday
(Noon) graph (Midnight)
Legend

Morning Crescent, 25 days, 9 hours, 5 minutes in cycle
1%
Illuminated
Humidity Barometer
Current: Increased 3% since last hour. 93%
Last Hour: Increased 3% since last hour. 3%
High 6:38 AM: 93%
Low 12:00 AM: 75%
Record High: 100%
4-Feb-2008
Record Low: 10%
16-Mar-2015
Current: Rising 0.013  inHg/hr 29.891 inHg
Last Hour: Steady
High 12:23 AM: 29.948 in.
Low 5:49 AM: 29.877 in.
Record High: 31.234 inHg
7-Jan-2015
Record Low: 29.146 inHg
27-Apr-2014
Cooling Degree Days WebCam Thumbnails Heat Index Air
Today: 2.5
Jun: 450.3
2016 to Date: 531.7
Heating Degree Days
2016 to Date: 2824.8
PatioCam PatioCam Image facing North
StreetCam StreetCam Image facing South
Current: 69.8°F
High 12:00 AM: 77.1°F
Yesterday: 95.3°F
Record: 123.3°F
24-Jul-2015
Quality
Index6:

30


Good
Density:
1.188 kg/m3
NE Maps
Current UV Index Current Solar Energy9
0.0
Sunburn in
N/A Minutes
Highest:
12:00 AM
0.0
46 W/m2
42%
W/m2 SI
High Today:
6:50 AM
54  W/m2
Record:
1501 W/m2
Almanac Irrig. Index5/Lightning Strikes Station All Time Records Cloud Level
Currently: Morning
YTD Avg Temp: 52.3°F
Sunrise: 5:59am
Sunset: 9:02pm
Moonrise: 2:59 am
Moonset: 4:50 pm
Full Moon: 20-Jun-2016
New Moon: 6:02 AM CDT
4-Jul-2016
Autumn
Begins:
9:21 AM CDT
22-Sep-2016
 
Updated at Midnight
Current ET: 0.03 in
7-Days Rain: 0.08 in
7-Days ET: 1.69 in
7-Day:  1.61 in water in deficit of what evaporated in last 7 days. 1.61 in
June:  6.005 in water in deficit of what evaporated this month. 6.005 in
2 Hour Lightning Blitz Lightning Map
HIGHS: LOWS:
106.9°F
15-Jun-2016
-8.1°F
6-Jan-2014
Daytime Records
  105.1°F
25-Jul-2012
  -0.8°F
2-Mar-2014
Nitetime Records
  91.0°F
25-Jul-2012
  -5.3°F
6-Jan-2014
ICN:3 | S3C2:0 | Ajax 3.xx
ISS:Ok | CON:4.7 | RCP:99%
METRIC | IMPERIAL
Updated: 30-Jun-2016 @ 7:00 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 30 of just the month of June for this station since 2008.   11 Historical average rain this season to day 30 of June for this station since 2008.
 NWS Weather Forecast  -   Outlook Today & Tonight
Today

Today: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 1pm and 5pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming north northeast 5 to 8 mph in the morning.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Chance
T-storms


Hi 87 °F
NWS forecast: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 1pm and 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming north northeast 5 to 8 mph in the morning. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
WXSIM forecast: Mostly sunny in the morning, becoming partly cloudy in the afternoon. Hot. High 93°. UV index up to 10. Wind southwest around 4 mph in the morning, becoming north-northwest in the afternoon.
Tonight

Tonight: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. Northeast wind around 8 mph.
Slight Chance
T-storms then
Partly Cloudy

Lo 63 °F
NWS forecast: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. Northeast wind around 8 mph.
WXSIM forecast: Partly cloudy in the evening, becoming mostly cloudy to cloudy after midnight. Relatively cool. Low 65°. Wind north-northeast around 8 mph, gusting to 16 mph.
 NWS Short Term Weather Forecast
Friday

Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 80. East wind 7 to 10 mph.
Mostly Sunny
then Slight
Chance
T-storms
Hi 80 °F
Friday
Night
Friday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 62. East wind 6 to 8 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Chance
T-storms

Lo 62 °F
Saturday

Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a high near 78. East wind 8 to 11 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Chance
T-storms

Hi 78 °F
Saturday
Night
Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a low around 61. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Chance
T-storms

Lo 61 °F
Sunday

Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a high near 77.
Chance
T-storms

Hi 77 °F
Sunday
Night
Sunday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Slight Chance
T-storms

Lo 62 °F
Independence
Day
Independence Day: Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
Mostly Sunny

Hi 85 °F
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