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Heavy Snow from the Wasatch to the Upper Midwest

A strong weather system will bring heavy snow, gusty winds, and difficult travel conditions to a broad area from the Great Basin to the Upper Midwest. Farther south, strong winds and dry conditions is increasing the wildfire threat. Unusual warmth from the Ohio Valley to the Mid-Atlantic continues. The approaching cold front brings a threat of severe weather to the Ohio Valley later in the week. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lexington Blue Grass Airport (KLEX)

Lat: 38.03°NLon: 84.61°WElev: 955ft.

Fair

13°C

55°F

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed S 11 km/h
Barometer 1009.5 mb (29.82 in)
Dewpoint 11°C (52°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill12°C (53°F)
Last update 23 Feb 3:54 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Winchester KY

  • Today

    Today: A 20 percent chance of showers after 7am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 22. South wind 11 to 16 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 22 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. Southeast wind 10 to 14 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 13 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 25. South wind 16 to 21 km/h increasing to 22 to 27 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 km/h.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 25 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 1am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between 1am and 2am, then showers after 2am.  Low around 6. South wind 18 to 24 km/h becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    T-storms

    Low: 6 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers before 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 9. West wind 21 to 29 km/h, with gusts as high as 48 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 9 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -3.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -3 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 7.

    Sunny

    High: 7 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of rain showers before 3am, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 3am and 5am, then a chance of snow showers after 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 1 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of snow showers before 7am, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 7am and 8am, then a chance of rain showers after 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 12. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 12 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 20 percent chance of showers after 7am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 22. South wind 11 to 16 km/h.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. Southeast wind 10 to 14 km/h.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 25. South wind 16 to 21 km/h increasing to 22 to 27 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 km/h.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 1am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between 1am and 2am, then showers after 2am. Low around 6. South wind 18 to 24 km/h becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 9. West wind 21 to 29 km/h, with gusts as high as 48 km/h.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -3.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 7.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain showers before 3am, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 3am and 5am, then a chance of snow showers after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
A chance of snow showers before 7am, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 7am and 8am, then a chance of rain showers after 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 12. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 17.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a low around 11. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 17.
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Point Forecast:
Winchester KY
 37.99°N 84.18°W (Elev. 307 m)
3:35 am EST Feb 23, 2017
4am EST Feb 23, 2017-6pm EST Mar 1, 2017
 
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