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METRIC | IMPERIAL
Updated: 20-Sep-2019 @ 4:25 PM  
Temperature Current Conditions4 Forecast / 2 Hr. Lightning
Currently Outside: Colder 2.8°F than last hour.

83.0°F

Heat Index:  87.6°F
Feels like:  88°F
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High Today
86.7°F
3:30 PM
Low Today
72.4°F
7:26 AM
Yest High
89.3°F
3:34 PM
Yest Low
65.7°F
8:27 AM
Sta* High
95.7°F
2016
Sta* Low
45.2°F
2012
* This Station's Records Since 2008
Rec* High
96°F
2018
Rec* Low
31°F
1918
Avg* High
77°F
Avg* Low
51°F
* Records from NOAA
Cloudy, Dry Cloudy, Dry

Wind from SSE Wind:  SSE
5.0

Gusting to:
9.0 mph
Current Rain Rain:
0.00 in
This
Afternoon
This Afternoon: Slight Chance Showers And Thunderstorms
Slight Chance Showers And TStorms

Hi 89 °F ↓
Tonight

Tonight: Chance Showers And Thunderstorms
Chance Showers And TStorms

Lo 72 °F
Saturday

Saturday: Chance Showers And Thunderstorms
Chance Showers And TStorms

Hi 87 °F ↓
2 Hr. Lightning Map
Dew Point Liquid Precipitation Wind Speed Sun/Moon
Current: Increased 1.8°F since last hour. 70.9°F
Last Hour: Increased 1.8°F since last hour. 1.8°F
High 4:24 PM: 71.0°F
Low 2:57 PM: 67.7°F
Record High: 81.9°F on
10-Jul-2011
Record Low: -19.5°F on
5-Jan-2014
Wetbulb: 74.8°F
Rain Today
rain graph
Today: 0.00 in
Yesterday: 0.10 in
Last 7 Days: 0.10 in
Sep Rain: 0.33 in
Sep to Date
  Avg:10
2.79 in
Sep to Date
  Diff from Avg:10
Under 2.46 in for the month 2.46 in
Sep Avg: 3.77 in
Diff from Avg: Under 3.44 in for the month 3.44 in
Season:1 19.580 in
YTD
  Avg:11
25.20 in
YTD
  Diff from Avg:11
Under 5.62 in for the year 5.62 in
Last Rain
Date/Time:
19-Sep-2019
at 11:16 AM
98 rain days in 2019
5 days in September
0 days since last rain
Current: SSE  5.0 mph
1Hr Average: 3.7 mph
Wind Run: 48.13 miles
Wind Gust
Current: 9.0 mph mph
Today: 22.0 mph 3:10 PM
Month: 24.0 mph 19-Sep
Year: 34.5 mph 10-Apr
Record Gust: 48.0 mph
24-May-2008
Sunlight:
12 hrs 15 min
48 sec
of Sunlight Today
Which is
2 min 40 sec shorter than
yesterday
(Noon) graph (Midnight)
Legend

Waning Gibbous
Waning Gibbous, 21 days, 10 hours, 50 minutes in cycle
62%
Illuminated
Humidity Barometer
Current: Increased 9% since last hour. 67%
Last Hour: Increased 9% since last hour. 9%
High 6:53 AM: 86%
Low 2:36 PM: 55%
Record High: 100%
4-Feb-2008
Record Low: 0%
20-Aug-2017
Current: Rising 0.003  inHg/hr 29.839 inHg
Last Hour: Steady
High 9:05 AM: 29.938 in.
Low 3:49 PM: 29.825 in.
Record High: 31.234 inHg
7-Jan-2015
Record Low: 28.948 inHg
14-Mar-2019
Cooling Degree Days WebCam Thumbnails Heat Index Air
Today: 7.4
Sep: 234.0
2019 to Date: 1386.0
Heating Degree Days
2019 to Date: 3723.0
PatioCam PatioCam Image facing North
StreetCam StreetCam Image facing South
Current: 87.6°F
High 3:29 PM: 91.1°F
Yesterday: 97.4°F
Record: 123.3°F
24-Jul-2015
Quality
Index6:

56


Moderate
Density:
1.16 kg/m3
NE Maps
Current UV Index Current Solar Energy9
0.8
Sunburn in
140 Minutes
Highest:
1:10 PM
4.7
93 W/m2
18%
W/m2 SI
High Today:
1:09 PM
872  W/m2
Record:
1501 W/m2
SE Lincoln WX Almanac Irrig. Index5 Station All Time Records Cloud Level
Currently: Afternoon
YTD Avg Temp: 55.9°F
Sunrise: 7:12am
Sunset: 7:28pm
Moonrise: 10:41 pm
Moonset: 1:14 pm
Full Moon: 14-Sep-2019
New Moon: 1:27 PM CDT
28-Sep-2019
Updated at Midnight
Current ET: 0.18 in
7-Days Rain: 0.10 in
7-Days ET: 1.26 in
7-Day:  1.164 in water in deficit of what evaporated in last 7 days. 1.164 in
September:  2.74 in water in deficit of what evaporated this month. 2.74 in
Season Countdown
Autumn
Begins:
2:50 AM CDT
23-Sep-2019
 
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:3 | S3C2:0 | Ajax 3.xx
ISS:Ok | CON:4.6 | RCP:98%
METRIC | IMPERIAL
Updated: 20-Sep-2019 @ 4:25 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 20 of just the month of September for this station since 2008.   11 Historical average rain this season to day 20 of September for this station since 2008.
 NWS Weather Forecast  -   Outlook This Afternoon & Tonight
This
Afternoon
This Afternoon: Slight Chance Showers And Thunderstorms
Slight Chance Showers And TStorms

Hi 89 °F ↓
NWS forecast: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy. High near 89, with temperatures falling to around 86 in the afternoon. South southeast wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%. New rainfall amounts less than a tenth of an inch possible.
WXSIM forecast: Partly to mostly cloudy. A slight chance of rain. Scattered thundershowers possible. Breezy and hot. High 87°. UV index up to 4. Wind southeast around 13 mph, gusting to 23 mph. Chance of precipitation 20 percent. Precipitation mostly less than a tenth of an inch.
Tonight

Tonight: Chance Showers And Thunderstorms
Chance Showers And TStorms

Lo 72 °F
NWS forecast: A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts less than a tenth of an inch possible.
WXSIM forecast: Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain. Precipitation showery or intermittent. Breezy and warm. Low 68°. Wind southeast around 13 mph, gusting to 21 mph. Chance of precipitation 30 percent. Precipitation mostly less than a tenth of an inch.
 NWS Short Term Weather Forecast
Saturday

Saturday: Chance Showers And Thunderstorms
Chance Showers And TStorms
Hi 87 °F ↓
Saturday
Night
Saturday Night: Showers And Thunderstorms Likely
Showers And TStorms Likely
Lo 60 °F
Sunday

Sunday: Chance Showers And Thunderstorms
Chance Showers And TStorms
Hi 75 °F
Sunday
Night
Sunday Night: Mostly Clear
Mostly Clear
Lo 56 °F
Monday

Monday: Sunny
Sunny
Hi 82 °F
Monday
Night
Monday Night: Mostly Cloudy then Slight Chance Showers And Thunderstorms
Mostly Cloudy then Slight Chance Showers And TStorms
Lo 61 °F
Tuesday

Tuesday: Chance Showers And Thunderstorms
Chance Showers And TStorms
Hi 80 °F
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