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METRIC | IMPERIAL
Updated: 23-Jul-2014 @ 8:55 PM  
Temperature Current Conditions Forecast / Storm Prediction
Currently Outside: Colder 3.1°F than last hour.

78.0°F

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High Today
87.2°F
5:35 PM
Low Today
65.3°F
6:24 AM
Yest High
95.7°F
1:35 PM
Yest Low
74.6°F
11:56 PM
Sta* High
105.0°F
2012
Sta* Low
59.3°F
2009
* This Station's Records Since 2008
Rec* High
102.9°F
1918
Rec* Low
44.1°F
1903
* Records from Weather Underground
Dry Dry

Wind from E Wind:  E
0.5

Gusting to:
0 mph
Current Rain Rain:
0.00 in
Fire Weather Index: LOW Current FWI:4
Fire Danger:
17.1 of 232
Tonight

Mostly Clear
Mostly
Clear
Lo 63 °F
Thursday

Chance T-Storms. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%
Chance
T-Storms
Hi 88 °F
Thursday
Night

Breezy
Breezy

Lo 71 °F
SPC Activity Map
Dew Point Liquid Precipitation Wind Speed Sun/Moon
Current: Increased 1.7°F since last hour. 63.0°F
Last Hour: Increased 1.7°F since last hour. 1.7°F
High 12:00 AM: 68.7°F
Low 1:06 PM: 56.7°F
Record High: 81.9°F on
10-Jul-2011
Record Low: -19.5°F on
5-Jan-2014
Wetbulb: 68.6°F
Rain Today
rain graph
Today: 0.00 in
Yesterday: 0.00 in
Last 7 Days: 0.00 in
Jul Rain: 0.50 in
Jul to Date
  Avg:10
2.49 in
Jul to Date
  Diff from Avg:10
Under 1.991 in for the month 1.99 in
Jul Avg: 2.75 in
Diff from Avg: Under 2.251 in for the month 2.25 in
Season:1 21.152 in
YTD
  Avg:11
18.63 in
YTD
  Diff from Avg:11
Over 2.522 in for the year 2.52 in
Last Rain
Date/Time:
14-Jul-2014
at 6:38 AM
45 rain days in 2014
5 days in July
8 days since last rain
Current: E  0.5 mph
1Hr Average: 2.1 mph
Wind Run: 54.47 miles
Wind Gust
Current: 0 mph mph
Today: 13 mph 1:23 PM
Month: 25 mph 4-Jul
Year: 41 mph 15-Jun
Record Gust: 48 mph
24-May-2008
Sunlight:
14 hrs 35 min
1 sec
of Sunlight Today
graph 60.8% 39.2% Which is
1 min 43 sec shorter than
yesterday

Civil Daylight:
15 hrs 37 min
65.1%
Sun graph
12pm
12am

Morning Crescent, 26 days, 17 hours, 50 minutes in cycle
8%
Illuminated
Humidity Barometer
Current: Increased 9% since last hour. 60%
Last Hour: Increased 9% since last hour. 9%
High 5:32 AM: 88%
Low 3:36 PM: 39%
Record High: 100%
4-Feb-2008
Record Low: 9%
7-May-2014
Current: Rising 0.01  inHg/hr 30.102 inHg
Last Hour: Steady
High 9:50 AM: 30.214 in.
Low 7:24 PM: 30.083 in.
Record High: 31.045 inHg
2-Jan-2008
Record Low: 29.146 inHg
27-Apr-2014
Cooling Degree Days WebCam Thumbnails Heat Index Air
Today: 6.5
Jul: 215.7
2014 to Date: 625.1
Heating Degree Days
2014 to Date: 3800.8
PatioCam PatioCam Image facing North
StreetCam StreetCam Image facing South
Current: 78.0°F
High 3:26 PM: 87.5°F
Yesterday: 109.7°F
Record: 123.1°F
18-Jul-2011
Quality
Index6:

55


Moderate
Density:
1.180 kg/m3
Current UV Index Current Solar Energy9
0.0
Sunburn in
N/A Minutes
Highest:
1:14 PM
9.3
0 W/m2
0%
W/m2 SI
High Today:
1:04 PM
967  W/m2 Record:1501 W/m2
Almanac Irrig. Index5/Lightning Station All Time Records Cloud Level
Currently: Evening
YTD Avg Temp: 49.4°F
Sunrise: 6:16am
Sunset: 8:51pm
Moonrise: 4:24 AM
Moonset: 6:58 PM
Full Moon: 12-Jul-2014
New Moon: 5:42 PM CDT
26-Jul-2014
Autumn
Begins:
9:29 PM CDT
22-Sep-2014
 
Updated at Midnight
Current ET: 0.25 in
7-Days Rain: 0.00 in
7-Days ET: 1.63 in
7-Day:  1.634 in water in deficit of what evaporated in last 7 days. 1.634 in
July:  4.521 in water in deficit of what evaporated this month. 4.521 in
Last Hour's Lightning Last Hr. Strikes
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:0 | S3C2:0 | Ajax 3.xx
ISS:Ok | CON:4.8 | RCP:99%
METRIC | IMPERIAL
Updated: 23-Jul-2014 @ 8:55 PM  
1 Rain season: Jan 1st to Dec 31st.   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 23 of just the month of July for this station since 2008.   11 Historical average rain this season to day 23 of July for this station since 2008.
 NWS Weather Forecast  -   Outlook Tonight & Thursday
Tonight

Mostly Clear
Mostly
Clear
Lo 63 °F
NWS forecast: Mostly clear, with a low around 63. East northeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming southeast after midnight.
WXSIM forecast: Clear in the evening, becoming fair after midnight. Relatively cool. Low 64°. Wind east around 5 mph in the evening, becoming 8 mph after midnight.
VP2 automated forecast: Increasing clouds with little temp. change. precipitation possible within 24 to 48 hrs.
Thursday

Chance T-Storms. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%
Chance
T-Storms
Hi 88 °F
NWS forecast: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 16 to 21 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 29 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
WXSIM forecast: Partly cloudy. Breezy. High 87°. UV index up to 9. Wind southeast around 10 mph, gusting to 20 mph, in the morning, becoming 14 mph, gusting to 23 mph, in the afternoon.
 NWS Short Term Weather Forecast
Thursday
Night

Breezy
Breezy

Lo 71 °F
Friday

Hot
Hot

Hi 99 °F
Friday
Night

Mostly Clear
Mostly
Clear
Lo 69 °F
Saturday

Slight Chc T-Storms. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%
Slight Chc
T-Storms
Hi 91 °F
Saturday
Night

Mostly Clear
Mostly
Clear
Lo 68 °F
Sunday

Sunny
Sunny

Hi 86 °F
Sunday
Night

Mostly Clear
Mostly
Clear
Lo 61 °F
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