TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 21, 2017
Another record-breaking day across the state on Tuesday as unseasonably warm temperatures dominated the weather. We will squeeze out one more very mild day before dramatic changes move in for Thursday and Friday. Much colder air...gusty north winds...and a combination of rain and snow is expected. Some areas north of I-80 may see several inches of snow Thursday-into-Friday...and a WINTER STORM WATCH has been issued for parts of northern and western Nebraska. Even Lincoln could see some accumulating snow from late Thursday night into the day on Friday. Please stay tuned to the latest weather updates...and prepare for a return to winter !
TUESDAY NIGHT Mostly clear and continued unseasonably mild with lows in the upper 30s to mid 40s. Southwest winds of 5 to 15 mph.
WEDNESDAY: Mostly sunny and very mild for one more day. Highs from the lower 60s to the lower 70s...with some record highs possible in the southeast. Southwest winds of 5 to 15 mph will switch to the northwest at 10 to 20 mph as the days wears on.
WEDNESDAY NIGHT: Increasing cloudiness and a bit breezy. Northeast winds of 5 to 15 mph...with gusts to 20 or 25 mph. Lows in the mid to upper 30s.
THURSDAY: Mainly cloudy and much cooler with rain developing...mixing with snow or sleet at times in northern and central Nebraska. Northeast winds of 10 to 20 mph...gusting to 25 or 30 mph at times.