Intense Winds Hits Lincoln, Nebraska, Amid Severe Storm Warnings

Strong wind gusts hit parts of Lincoln, Nebraska, amid severe weather warnings issued for the area on December 15.

The National Weather Service issued a high wind warning and severe thunderstorm warning for Lincoln, describing the storm as a “life threatening situation”.

According to local news reports Lincoln Airport reported 93 mph wind gusts as intense thunderstorms reached the area.

Thousands of Lincoln Electric System customers were left without power in the immediate aftermath of the storm.

This footage, filmed by Megan Conway, shows a storm whipping up rain and debris as it tears through the city on Wednesday. Credit: Megan Conway via Storyful

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