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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 >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Frankfort, Capital City Airport (KFFT)

Lat: 38.18°NLon: 84.9°WElev: 804ft.

Mostly Cloudy

82°F

28°C

Humidity 60%
Wind Speed SE 6 mph
Barometer 29.95 in (1013.3 mb)
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index84°F (29°C)
Last update 29 Apr 6:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Frankfort KY

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Some of the storms could be severe.  Mostly clear, with a low around 68. South wind 7 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 68 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 10 percent chance of showers after 5pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. South wind 11 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 86 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am.  Low around 59. South wind 14 to 17 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    T-storms

    Low: 59 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am, then a chance of showers between 8am and 2pm.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 68. Breezy, with a southwest wind 13 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 68 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Southwest wind 10 to 18 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 70.

    Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers after 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.

    Mostly Clear
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 48 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 67 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely after 2am.  Cloudy, with a low around 51. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 51 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Some of the storms could be severe. Mostly clear, with a low around 68. South wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
A 10 percent chance of showers after 5pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. South wind 11 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am. Low around 59. South wind 14 to 17 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am, then a chance of showers between 8am and 2pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 68. Breezy, with a southwest wind 13 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Southwest wind 10 to 18 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 70.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers after 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Wednesday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely after 2am. Cloudy, with a low around 51. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 61. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 63.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 67.
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Point Forecast:
Frankfort KY
 38.19°N 84.87°W (Elev. 499 ft)
7:30 pm EDT Apr 29, 2017
7pm EDT Apr 29, 2017-6pm EDT May 6, 2017
 
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