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METRIC | IMPERIAL
Updated: 30-Jan-2015 @ 10:55 AM  
Temperature Current Conditions Forecast / Storm Prediction
Currently Outside: Warmer 3.3°F than last hour.

30.3°F

Wind Chill:  27.4°F
Feels like:  27°F
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High Today
30.5°F
10:49 AM
Low Today
17.1°F
7:13 AM
Yest High
44.7°F
12:00 AM
Yest Low
26.0°F
11:58 PM
Sta* High
70.9°F
2012
Sta* Low
5.0°F
2008
* This Station's Records Since 2008
Rec* High
70.0°F
2012
Rec* Low
-16.1°F
1918
* Records from Weather Underground
Mainly cloudy, Dry Mainly cloudy, Dry

Wind from S Wind:  S
5.9

Gusting to:
3 mph
Current Snow SnowMelt2:
0.00 in
Fire Weather Index: MINIMAL Current FWI:4
Fire Danger:
3.7 of 232
Today

Sunny
Sunny

Hi 46 °F
Tonight

Chance Rain/Snow. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%
Chance
Rain/Snow
Lo 32 °F
Saturday

Rain/Snow Likely. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%
Rain/Snow
Likely
Hi 40 °F
SPC Activity Map
Dew Point Liquid Precipitation Wind Speed Sun/Moon
Current: Increased 1°F since last hour. 24.6°F
Last Hour: Increased 1°F since last hour. 1°F
High 10:49 AM: 25.4°F
Low 7:13 AM: 14.2°F
Record High: 81.9°F on
10-Jul-2011
Record Low: -19.5°F on
5-Jan-2014
Wetbulb: 28.4°F
Precipitation Today
rain graph
SnowMelt Today2: 0.00 in
Yesterday: 0.00 in
Last 7 Days: 0.01 in
Jan Precip: 0.06 in
Jan to Date
  Avg:10
0.31 in
Jan to Date
  Diff from Avg:10
Under 0.247 in for the month 0.25 in
Jan Avg: 0.21 in
Diff from Avg: Under 0.147 in for the month 0.15 in
Season:1 0.063 in
YTD
  Avg:11
0.31 in
YTD
  Diff from Avg:11
Under 0.247 in for the year 0.25 in
Last Precip
Date/Time:
24-Jan-2015
at 7:27 PM
3 precip days in 2015
3 days in January
6 days since last precip
Current: S  5.9 mph
1Hr Average: 4.1 mph
Wind Run: 5.90 miles
Wind Gust
Current: 3 mph mph
Today: 10 mph 10:09 AM
Month: 29 mph 28-Jan
Year: 29 mph 28-Jan
Record Gust: 48 mph
24-May-2008
Sunlight:
10 hrs 4 min
24 sec
of Sunlight Today
graph 41.9% 58.1% Which is
2 min 9 sec longer than
yesterday

Civil Daylight:
11 hrs 02 min
46%
Sun graph

Waxing Gibbous, 10 days, 3 hours, 42 minutes in cycle
83%
Illuminated
Humidity Barometer
Current: Decreased 8% since last hour. 79%
Last Hour: Decreased 8% since last hour. 8%
High 2:48 AM: 91%
Low 10:51 AM: 79%
Record High: 100%
4-Feb-2008
Record Low: 9%
7-May-2014
Current: Falling 0.015  inHg/hr 30.592 inHg
Last Hour: Falling slowly
High 1:57 AM: 30.626 in.
Low 5:34 AM: 30.589 in.
Record High: 31.234 inHg
7-Jan-2015
Record Low: 29.146 inHg
27-Apr-2014
Heating Degree Days WebCam Thumbnails Wind Chill Air
Today: 19.2
Jan: 1049.6
2015 to Date: 1049.6
Cooling Degree Days
2015 to Date: 0.0
PatioCam PatioCam Image facing North
StreetCam StreetCam Image facing South
Current: 27.4°F
Low 7:13 AM: 17.1°F
Yesterday: 23.4°F
Record: -30.1°F
6-Jan-2014
Quality
Index6:

17


Good
Density:
1.324 kg/m3
Current UV Index Current Solar Energy9
1.5
Sunburn in
75 Minutes
Highest:
10:53 AM
1.5
272 W/m2
45%
W/m2 SI
High Today:
10:54 AM
272  W/m2 Record:1501 W/m2
Almanac Irrig. Index5/24 Hour Temp. Change Station All Time Records Cloud Level
Currently: Morning
YTD Avg Temp: 29.3°F
Sunrise: 7:38am
Sunset: 5:42pm
Moonrise: 2:21 PM
Moonset: 4:08 AM
Full Moon: 3-Feb-2015
New Moon: 5:48 PM CST
18-Feb-2015
Spring
Begins:
5:45 PM CDT
20-Mar-2015
 
Updated at Midnight
Current ET: 0.01 in
7-Days Rain: 0.01 in
7-Days ET: 0.29 in
7-Day:  0.285 in water in deficit of what evaporated in last 7 days. 0.285 in
January:  0.777 in water in deficit of what evaporated this month. 0.777 in
24 Hour Temp. Change 24 Hour Delta T
HIGHS: LOWS:
106.2°F
25-Jul-2012
-8.1°F
6-Jan-2014
Daytime Records
  105.1°F
25-Jul-2012
  -0.8°F
02-Mar-2014
Nitetime Records
  91.0°F
25-Jul-2012
  -5.3°F
06-Jan-2014
ICN:10 | S3C2:0 | Ajax 3.xx
ISS:Ok | CON:4.7 | RCP:98%
METRIC | IMPERIAL
Updated: 30-Jan-2015 @ 10:55 AM  
1 Rain season: Jan 1st to Dec 31st.   2 Snow Melted as Precipitation in Heated Raingauge.   4 Updated at Noon Central Time.   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 January for this station since 2008.   11 Historical average rain this season to day 30 of January for this station since 2008.
 NWS Weather Forecast  -   Outlook Today & Tonight
Today

Sunny
Sunny

Hi 46 °F
NWS forecast: Sunny, with a high near 46. South wind around 9 mph.
WXSIM forecast: Partly to mostly sunny in the morning, becoming partly cloudy in the afternoon. Relatively mild. High 46°. UV index up to 2. Wind south around 3 mph in the morning, becoming 9 mph, gusting to 19 mph, in the afternoon.
VP2 automated forecast: Partly cloudy with little temp. change.
Tonight

Chance Rain/Snow. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%
Chance
Rain/Snow
Lo 32 °F
NWS forecast: A chance of rain and snow, mainly after 3am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 32. South southwest wind 8 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
WXSIM forecast: Partly to mostly cloudy in the evening, becoming cloudy after midnight. A slight chance of a mix of freezing rain, sleet, rain, and snow after midnight. Low 31°. Wind chill ranging from 24 to 33. Wind south around 9 mph, gusting to 16 mph. Chance of precipitation 20 percent. Precipitation (liquid equivalent) mostly less than a tenth of an inch. No snow or ice (on ground) accumulation expected. Little if any freezing rain accumulation.
 NWS Short Term Weather Forecast
Saturday

Rain/Snow Likely. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%
Rain/Snow
Likely
Hi 40 °F
Saturday
Night

Rain/Snow Likely. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%
Rain/Snow
Likely
Lo 22 °F
Sunday

Slight Chc Snow. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%
Slight Chc
Snow
Hi 24 °F
Sunday
Night

Blustery
Blustery

Lo 6 °F
Monday

Partly Sunny
Partly
Sunny
Hi 30 °F
Monday
Night

Partly Cloudy
Partly
Cloudy
Lo 19 °F
Tuesday

Partly Sunny
Partly
Sunny
Hi 43 °F
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