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Heavy Rain, Local Flooding from Gulf Coast to Southern Mid-Atlantic

A slow moving front will provide the focus for locally heavy rain from the Gulf Coast and Southeast states to the southern Mid-Atlantic on Tuesday. Localized flash flooding will be possible with the heavier thunderstorms. Also, some of these thunderstorms could produce damaging wind gusts in parts of the Southeast on Tuesday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lexington Blue Grass Airport (KLEX)

Lat: 38.03°NLon: 84.61°WElev: 955ft.

Fair

14°C

57°F

Humidity 83%
Wind Speed NE 11 km/h
Barometer 1010.4 mb (29.85 in)
Dewpoint 11°C (52°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 23 May 7:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Lexington KY

  • Today

    Today: Partly sunny, with a high near 24. East wind 3 to 8 km/h.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 24 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers, mainly after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. Southeast wind 5 to 8 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 14 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 8am.  High near 20. Southeast wind 8 to 11 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    Showers

    High: 20 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers likely, mainly before 8pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 12. Southwest wind around 11 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 12 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 18. West wind 11 to 16 km/h.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 18 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 12 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 26.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 26 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 18 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 27 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Partly sunny, with a high near 24. East wind 3 to 8 km/h.
Tonight
Scattered showers, mainly after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. Southeast wind 5 to 8 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 8am. High near 20. Southeast wind 8 to 11 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 8pm. Cloudy, with a low around 12. Southwest wind around 11 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 18. West wind 11 to 16 km/h.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 26.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Memorial Day
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 26.
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Point Forecast:
Lexington KY
 38.05°N 84.46°W (Elev. 313 m)
7:31 am EDT May 23, 2017
8am EDT May 23, 2017-6pm EDT May 29, 2017
 
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