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METRIC | IMPERIAL
Updated: 29-May-2016 @ 2:05 PM  
Temperature Current Conditions4 Forecast / Storm Prediction
Currently Outside: Warmer 2.6°F than last hour.

87.5°F

Heat Index:  86.5°F
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High Today
87.8°F
2:00 PM
Low Today
55.8°F
6:07 AM
Yest High
79.8°F
4:40 PM
Yest Low
58.5°F
1:55 AM
Sta* High
89.6°F
2009
Sta* Low
54.5°F
2009
* This Station's Records Since 2008
Rec* High
102.0°F
1934
Rec* Low
32.0°F
1947
* Records from Weather Underground
Sunny, Dry Sunny, Dry

Wind from W Wind:  W
1.5

Gusting to:
0.0 mph
Current Rain Rain:
0.01 in
This
Afternoon
This Afternoon: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. South southwest wind around 8 mph.
Slight Chance
T-storms

Hi 84 °F
Tonight

Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind 6 to 9 mph.
Slight Chance
T-storms

Lo 62 °F
Memorial
Day
Memorial Day: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 81. South wind 6 to 11 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Chance
T-storms

Hi 81 °F
SPC Activity Map
Dew Point Liquid Precipitation Wind Speed Sun/Moon
Current: Decreased 1.2°F since last hour. 58.0°F
Last Hour: Decreased 1.2°F since last hour. 1.2°F
High 11:54 AM: 64.4°F
Low 6:07 AM: 54.4°F
Record High: 81.9°F on
10-Jul-2011
Record Low: -19.5°F on
5-Jan-2014
Wetbulb: 69.4°F
Rain Today
rain graph
Today: 0.01 in
Yesterday: 0.00 in
Last 7 Days: 4.17 in
May Rain: 9.40 in
May to Date
  Avg:10
4.88 in
May to Date
  Diff from Avg:10
Over 4.52 in for the month 4.52 in
May Avg: 5.16 in
Diff from Avg: Over 4.24 in for the month 4.24 in
Season:1 16.266 in
YTD
  Avg:11
10.43 in
YTD
  Diff from Avg:11
Over 5.836 in for the year 5.84 in
Last Rain
Date/Time:
29-May-2016
at 7:55 AM
39 rain days in 2016
12 days in May
0 days since last rain
Current: W  1.5 mph
1Hr Average: 3.6 mph
Wind Run: 13.84 miles
Wind Gust
Current: 0.0 mph mph
Today: 15.0 mph 12:28 PM
Month: 29.0 mph 26-May
Year: 33.0 mph 23-Mar
Record Gust: 48.0 mph
24-May-2008
Sunlight:
14 hrs 52 min
27 sec
of Sunlight Today
Which is
1 min 17 sec longer than
yesterday
(Noon) graph (Midnight)
Legend

Morning Crescent, 22 days, 23 hours, 40 minutes in cycle
2%
Illuminated
Humidity Barometer
Current: Decreased 5% since last hour. 37%
Last Hour: Decreased 5% since last hour. 5%
High 7:26 AM: 97%
Low 2:01 PM: 36%
Record High: 100%
4-Feb-2008
Record Low: 10%
16-Mar-2015
Current: Falling 0.02  inHg/hr 30.030 inHg
Last Hour: Falling slowly
High 9:13 AM: 30.077 in.
Low 12:00 AM: 29.977 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: 0.0
May: 44.8
2016 to Date: 54.6
Heating Degree Days
2016 to Date: 2827.8
PatioCam PatioCam Image facing North
StreetCam StreetCam Image facing South
Current: 86.5°F
High 2:00 PM: 87.4°F
Yesterday: 79.8°F
Record: 123.3°F
24-Jul-2015
Quality
Index6:

44


Good
Density:
1.158 kg/m3
NE Maps
Current UV Index Current Solar Energy9
5.7
Sunburn in
20 Minutes
Highest:
12:55 PM
5.9
861 W/m2
88%
W/m2 SI
High Today:
1:19 PM
874  W/m2
Record:
1501 W/m2
Almanac Irrig. Index5/Lightning Strikes Station All Time Records Cloud Level
Currently: Afternoon
YTD Avg Temp: 46.4°F
Sunrise: 5:58am
Sunset: 8:50pm
Moonrise: 1:56 am
Moonset: 1:22 pm
Full Moon: 21-May-2016
New Moon: 10:00 PM CDT
4-Jun-2016
Summer
Begins:
5:34 PM CDT
20-Jun-2016
 
Updated at Midnight
Current ET: 0.21 in
7-Days Rain: 4.17 in
7-Days ET: 1.21 in
7-Day:  2.964 in water in excess of what evaporated in last 7 days. 2.964 in
May:  4.77 in water in excess of what evaporated this month. 4.77 in
2 Hour Lightning Blitz Lightning Map
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
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: 29-May-2016 @ 2:05 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 29 of just the month of May for this station since 2008.   11 Historical average rain this season to day 29 of May for this station since 2008.
 NWS Weather Forecast  -   Outlook This Afternoon & Tonight
This
Afternoon
This Afternoon: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. South southwest wind around 8 mph.
Slight Chance
T-storms

Hi 84 °F
NWS forecast: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. South southwest wind around 8 mph.
WXSIM forecast: Mostly clear. Hot. High 88°. UV index up to 7. Wind west-southwest around 5 mph, gusting to 16 mph.
Tonight

Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind 6 to 9 mph.
Slight Chance
T-storms

Lo 62 °F
NWS forecast: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind 6 to 9 mph.
WXSIM forecast: Fair in the evening, becoming partly cloudy after midnight. Patchy light fog after midnight. A chance of rain after midnight. Scattered thunderstorms likely. Low 66°. Wind south-southwest around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation 40 percent. Precipitation mostly less than a quarter of an inch.
 NWS Short Term Weather Forecast
Memorial
Day
Memorial Day: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 81. South wind 6 to 11 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Chance
T-storms
Hi 81 °F
Monday
Night
Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. South southeast wind 7 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
T-storms
Likely
Lo 62 °F
Tuesday

Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. South southeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
T-storms
Likely
Hi 75 °F
Tuesday
Night
Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Chance
T-storms
Lo 55 °F
Wednesday

Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
Mostly Sunny
Hi 73 °F
Wednesday
Night
Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 52.
Mostly Clear
Lo 52 °F
Thursday

Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 76.
Sunny
Hi 76 °F
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