LINCOLN, Neb. (KOLN) - Areas of drizzle and freezing drizzle will continue Friday afternoon. Temperatures are expected to warm to just above freezing for central and southern Nebraska Friday afternoon. That means there could be areas of drizzle, light rain mixed with snow. Freezing drizzle could continue in northern Nebraska for much of the afternoon. For tonight there will be a chance for more rain or snow showers and it will become windy.
Saturday will be cold and windy. Gusts of 40 to 50 mph will be possible, especially Saturday morning. Sunday and Monday will be mainly dry but cold.
FRIDAY AFTERNOON: Periods of drizzle and Freezing drizzle. Scattered light rain showers mixed with snow late in the day. Highs in the low to mid 30s. Southeast wind 15 to 20 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.
TONIGHT: Areas of drizzle likely, turning back over to areas of light snow. Becoming windy with winds turning to the northwest gusting to around 45 MPH. Lows in the upper teen to lower 20s.
SATURDAY: Mostly sunny and windy. Northwest winds between 15 and 25 MPH with gusts up to 50 MPH. Very cold with highs in the mid to upper 20s and wind chills in the single digits and teens.
SATURDAY NIGHT: Mostly clear and very cold. Lows around 5°. Northwest winds between 5 and 15 MPH with gusts to 25 MPH possible. Subzero wind chills possible.
SUNDAY: Mostly sunny and very cold. Highs in the mid teens.
SUNDAY NIGHT: Mostly cloudy and very cold. Overnight lows around 0°.
MARTIN LUTHER KING JR DAY: Mostly to partly sunny and cold. Highs in the lower 20s. 10% chance for some flurries.