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Severe Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain in Upper Midwest

A slow moving frontal boundary from the central Pains to the Upper Midwest will bring a potential for severe thunderstorms and heavy rain. Rain amounts of 1-3 inches, with locally heavier amounts can be expected. The threat of severe weather moves into the Ohio Valley and Northeast on Tuesday. Monsoon moisture continues to bring the threat of flash flooding to the Southwest and southern Rockies. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lexington Blue Grass Airport (KLEX)

Lat: 38.03°NLon: 84.61°WElev: 955ft.

Fair

22°C

72°F

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed S 7 km/h
Barometer 1020.6 mb (30.17 in)
Dewpoint 18°C (65°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 21 Aug 5:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Lexington KY

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. Southwest wind 8 to 10 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 33 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 22. South wind 5 to 11 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 22 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 31. South wind 10 to 16 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 31 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 3am.  Cloudy, with a low around 19. West wind 5 to 13 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 19 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9am.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 26. North wind 8 to 10 km/h.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 26 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 14.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 14 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 26.

    Sunny

    High: 26 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 14.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 14 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 26.

    Sunny

    High: 26 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. Southwest wind 8 to 10 km/h.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 22. South wind 5 to 11 km/h.
Tuesday
A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 31. South wind 10 to 16 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 3am. Cloudy, with a low around 19. West wind 5 to 13 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9am. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 26. North wind 8 to 10 km/h.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 14.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 26.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 14.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 26.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 14.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 27.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 16.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 28.
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Point Forecast:
Lexington KY
 38.05°N 84.46°W (Elev. 313 m)
5:42 am EDT Aug 21, 2017
6am EDT Aug 21, 2017-6pm EDT Aug 27, 2017
 
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