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METRIC | IMPERIAL
Updated: 27-Jan-2021 @ 5:05 PM  
Temperature Current Conditions4 Forecast / 2 Hr. Lightning
Currently Outside: Colder 1.8°F than last hour.

21.6°F

Wind Chill:  21.6°F
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High Today
27.7°F
1:59 PM
Low Today
13.8°F
2:23 AM
Yest High
24.6°F
1:19 PM
Yest Low
15.2°F
11:57 PM
Sta* High
58.1°F
2015
Sta* Low
1.1°F
2014
* This Station's Records Since 2008
Rec** High
68°F
1934
Rec** Low
-23°F
1940
Avg** High
36°F
Avg** Low
14°F
** Records from NOAA
Dusk Dusk

Wind from ESE Wind:  ESE
1.6

Gusting to:
1.0 mph
Current Snow SnowMelt2:
0.04 in
Late This
Afternoon
Mostly Sunny
Mostly Sunny
Hi n/a
Tonight

Variable Clouds
Variable Clouds
Lo ≈9°F
Thursday

Partly Sunny
Partly Sunny
Hi <35°F
2 Hr. Lightning Map
Dew Point Liquid Precipitation Wind Speed Sun/Moon
Current: Decreased 1.5°F since last hour. 18.9°F
Last Hour: Decreased 1.5°F since last hour. 1.5°F
High 1:59 PM: 23.5°F
Low 2:13 AM: 11.1°F
Record High: 81.9°F on
10-Jul-2011
Record Low: -19.5°F on
5-Jan-2014
Wetbulb: 20.8°F
Precipitation Today
rain graph
SnowMelt Today2: 0.04 in
Storm Precip: 0.91 in
Yesterday: 0.09 in
Last 7 Days: 0.96 in
Jan Precip: 1.02 in
Jan to Date
  Avg:10
0.42 in
Jan to Date
  Diff from Avg:10
Over 0.6 in for the month 0.60 in
Jan Avg: 0.36 in
Diff from Avg: Over 0.66 in for the month 0.66 in
Season:1 1.020 in
YTD
  Avg:11
0.42 in
YTD
  Diff from Avg:11
Over 0.6 in for the year 0.60 in
Last Precip
Date/Time:
27-Jan-2021
at 6:39 AM
5 precip days in 2021
6 days in January
0 days since last precip
Current: ESE  1.6 mph
1Hr Average: 2.2 mph
Wind Run: 24.36 miles
Wind Gust
Current: 1.0 mph mph
Today: 8.1 mph 10:45 AM
Month: 29.0 mph 15-Jan
Year: 29.0 mph 15-Jan
Record Gust: 48.0 mph
24-May-2008
Sunlight:
9 hrs 57 min
36 sec
of Sunlight Today
Which is
2 min 2 sec longer than
yesterday
(Noon) graph (Midnight)
Legend

Waxing Gibbous
Waxing Gibbous, 14 days, 18 hours, 17 minutes in cycle
99%
Illuminated
Humidity Barometer
Current: Increased 1% since last hour. 89%
Last Hour: Increased 1% since last hour. 1%
High 3:55 AM: 90%
Low 2:04 PM: 82%
Record High: 100%
4-Feb-2008
Record Low: 0%
20-Aug-2017
Current: Rising 0.006  inHg/hr 30.580 inHg
Last Hour: Steady
High 4:53 PM: 30.586 in.
Low 12:57 AM: 30.353 in.
Record High: 31.234 inHg
7-Jan-2015
Record Low: 28.948 inHg
14-Mar-2019
Heating Degree Days WebCam Thumbnails Wind Chill Air
Today: 34.8
Jan: 888.5
2021 to Date: 887.0
Cooling Degree Days
2021 to Date: 0.0
PatioCam PatioCam Image facing North
StreetCam StreetCam Image facing South
Current: 21.6°F
Low 5:20 AM: 4.6°F
Yesterday: 4.1°F
Record: -30.1°F
6-Jan-2014
Quality
Index6:

45


Good
Density:
1.35 kg/m3
NE Maps
Current UV Index Current Solar Energy9
0.0
Sunburn in
720 Minutes
Highest:
12:28 PM
2.1
23 W/m2
48%
W/m2 SI
High Today:
2:04 PM
510  W/m2
Record:
1501 W/m2
SE Lincoln WX Almanac Irrig. Index5 Station All Time Records Cloud Level
Currently: Afternoon
YTD Avg Temp: 31.8°F
Sunrise: 7:41am
Sunset: 5:38pm
Moonrise: 4:36 pm
Moonset: 7:08 am
Full Moon: 28-Jan-2021
New Moon: 1:06 PM CST
11-Feb-2021
Updated at Midnight
Current ET: 0.02 in
7-Days Rain: 0.96 in
7-Days ET: 0.15 in
7-Day:  0.814 in water in excess of what evaporated in last 7 days. 0.814 in
January:  0.52 in water in excess of what evaporated this month. 0.52 in
Season Countdown
Spring
Begins:
4:37 AM CDT
20-Mar-2021
 
HIGHS: LOWS:
106.9°F
15-Jun-2016
-11.7°F
1-Jan-2018
Daytime Records
  106.0°F
15-Jun-2016
  -2.2°F
31-Dec-2017
Nitetime Records
  91.0°F
25-Jul-2012
  -8.5°F
1-Jan-2018
ICN:18 | S3C2:0 | Ajax 3.xx
ISS:Ok | CON:4.6 | RCP:98%
METRIC | IMPERIAL
Updated: 27-Jan-2021 @ 5:05 PM  
1 Rain season: Jan 1st to Dec 31st.   2 Snow Melted as Precipitation in Heated Raingauge.   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 27 of just the month of January for this station since 2008.   11 Historical average rain this season to day 27 of January for this station since 2008.
 NWS Weather Forecast  -   Outlook Late This Afternoon & Tonight
Late This
Afternoon
Mostly Sunny
Mostly Sunny
Hi n/a
NWS forecast: Mostly sunny. East winds up to 5 mph.
WXSIM forecast: Mostly cloudy to cloudy. Low 14°. Wind chill ranging from 6 to 21. Wind south near calm in the evening, becoming 5 mph after midnight.
Tonight

Variable Clouds
Variable Clouds
Lo ≈9°F
NWS forecast: Increasing clouds. Lows around 9. South winds up to 10 mph.
WXSIM forecast: Mostly cloudy to cloudy. High 29°. Wind chill ranging from 5 to 19. Wind south around 9 mph, gusting to 18 mph.
 NWS Short Term Weather Forecast
Thursday

Partly Sunny
Partly Sunny Hi <35°F
Thursday
Night
Partly Cloudy
Partly Cloudy Lo ≈19°F
Friday

Mostly Sunny
Mostly Sunny Hi >35°F
Friday
Night
Mostly Cloudy
Mostly Cloudy Lo <35°F
Saturday

Freezing Rain
Freezing Rain Hi >35°F
Saturday
Night
Rain
Rain Lo ≈25°F
Sunday

Partly Sunny
Partly Sunny Hi <35°F
Season Countdown Timer by Curly
Precipitation average-to-date script courtesy of Murry Conarroe
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