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Severe weather and flooding rains possible on Memorial Day

Strong to severe storms will be possible Memorial Day from south Texas across the Plains into the Midwest. Isolated tornadoes, damaging winds and hail are all possible especially across eastern Texas. In addition, moderate to heavy rainfall is forecast from parts of Texas to the lower Miss. Valley increasing the flash and river flooding concerns, with an additional 1 to 2 inches of rain possible.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lexington, Blue Grass Airport (KLEX)

Lat: 38.04°NLon: 84.61°WElev: 978ft.

Mostly Cloudy

23°C

74°F

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.13 in (1019.5 mb)
Dewpoint 18°C (65°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 25 May 6:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Lexington KY

  • Tonight

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 19 °C

  • Tuesday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 27 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 19 °C

  • Wednesday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 26 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 18 °C

  • Thursday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 29 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 19 °C

  • Friday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 29 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 20 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. South wind 11 to 13 km/h.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27. South wind 13 to 21 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. South wind 14 to 21 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 26. Southwest wind 14 to 16 km/h. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. South wind 8 to 13 km/h. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 29.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 29.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 20.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 29.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26.
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Point Forecast:
Lexington KY
 38.05°N 84.46°W (Elev. 313 m)
5:56 pm EDT May 25, 2015
8pm EDT May 25, 2015-6pm EDT Jun 1, 2015
 
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