LINCOLN, Nebraska – The trend toward frigid temperatures that are far below average will predominate for the remainder of this week.
The 1011 area is expected to experience yet another brisk day on Tuesday, with high temperatures ranging from the upper 20s to the upper 30s. The brisk weather will be accompanied by a brisk breeze that will range from 10 to 20 miles per hour, with gusts reaching up to 25 miles per hour, which will make it feel like it is several degrees cooler. In general, the skies will be partly cloudy to mostly cloudy. There is a chance of a few snowflakes here and there throughout the morning hours.
On Wednesday, the wind will be slightly gustier, and temperatures will be slightly lower for some people and slightly higher for others. The southwestern part of Nebraska will have high temperatures in the upper 30s to low 40s, while the northeastern half of the state will see highs in the upper 20s to mid 30s. There will be a wind blowing from the northwest at 15 to 20 miles per hour, with gusts reaching up to 25 miles per hour. The first half of the day will have generally clear skies, but cloud cover will gradually develop as we move into the afternoon. The low temps won’t get much higher than the low 20s until the next morning.
Conditions will remain chilly in the 20s and 30s as we head into Saturday…. then temperatures creep back up into 40s by Sunday. The remainder of the week looks to remain dry.