Thursday Evening Weather Update
Welcome to July in September. The high temperature Wednesday reached 87°. That is the warmest temperature in the state capital since September 6 when it reached 94°. It is also the normal high temperature July 8-23. More heat is coming for Friday and Saturday.
TONIGHT: Clear skies and mild. Low temperatures in the upper 50°s to near 60°. Lincoln Low Temperature: 61°
FRIDAY: Mainly sunny and warm. Temperatures running 10°-15° above normal. Winds will be gusty out of the south, shifting to the northwest. High temperatures will be in the upper 80°s to lower 90°s. Peak heat indices will be from 88°-94°. Lincoln High Temperature: 90°
The record high temperature temperature for Friday in Lincoln is 93° set in 1998.
-Chief Meteorologist John Dissauer