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A stormy Friday expected for parts of the central and southern U.S.

Heavy rain, flash flooding and thunderstorms are expected on Friday, from the Southern Plains to the Tennessee Valley. Some of the storms may become severe in the afternoon and evening, especially in the ArkLaTex region and parts of the Lower Mississippi Valley. Primary hazards will be isolated damaging winds gusts and hail. The Central High Plains and the Carolinas could also see strong storms.
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Current conditions at

Frankfort, Capital City Airport (KFFT)

Lat: 38.18°NLon: 84.9°WElev: 804ft.

Overcast

70°F

21°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.87 in (1010.7 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 3 Jul 1:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Frankfort KY

  • Overnight

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Friday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 76 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Scattered Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Scattered
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Independence
    Day

    Scattered Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Scattered
    Thunderstorms

    High: 81 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Scattered Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Scattered
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Sunday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 83 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 65 °F

  • Monday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 86 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 66. Light northeast wind.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 9am. Cloudy, with a high near 76. Northeast wind around 5 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Light west wind. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Independence Day
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 8am, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Light west wind. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 86.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
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Point Forecast:
Frankfort KY
 38.19°N 84.87°W (Elev. 499 ft)
11:52 pm EDT Jul 2, 2015
3am EDT Jul 3, 2015-6pm EDT Jul 9, 2015
 
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