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Very Heavy Rainfall and High Risk Flood Event in the South-Central U.S.

Thunderstorms, some severe, will continue to produce tremendously heavy rainfall over the same areas through the day today. The area with the greatest potential for excessive rainfall includes Oklahoma, Arkansas, and Missouri. Very heavy rains will extend broadly from the Southern Plains to the Upper Midwest. Life threatening flash flooding is expected with these storms. Read More >

Current conditions at

Louisville, Standiford Field (KSDF)

Lat: 38.18°NLon: 85.73°WElev: 495ft.

Overcast

69°F

21°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed NW 10 mph
Barometer 30.03 in (1016.4 mb)
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 29 Apr 8:56 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Fairdale KY

Flash Flood Watch until April 29, 11:00am
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Flash Flood Watch
  •  
    Flash Flood Watch until April 29, 11:00am

    NOW until
    11:00am Sat

    Flash Flood Watch

  • Today

    Today: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before noon. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Partly sunny, with a high near 88. South wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Heavy Rain
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind around 8 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 70 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 87. South wind 10 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am.  Low around 58. South wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms

    Low: 58 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 8am, then a chance of showers between 8am and 2pm.  High near 68. Breezy, with a southwest wind 11 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 68 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 70.

    Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers after 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 50 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before noon. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. South wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind around 8 mph.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. South wind 10 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am. Low around 58. South wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Monday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 8am, then a chance of showers between 8am and 2pm. High near 68. Breezy, with a southwest wind 11 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 70.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers after 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Wednesday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely after 2am. Cloudy, with a low around 51. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 61. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 64.
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Point Forecast:
Fairdale KY
 38.1°N 85.76°W (Elev. 538 ft)
8:31 am EDT Apr 29, 2017
9am EDT Apr 29, 2017-6pm EDT May 5, 2017
 
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