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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lexington Blue Grass Airport (KLEX)

Lat: 38.03°NLon: 84.61°WElev: 955ft.

Heavy Rain Fog/Mist

60°F

16°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed W 8 mph
Barometer 29.88 in (1011.3 mb)
Dewpoint 57°F (14°C)
Visibility 2.00 mi
Last update 23 Oct 9:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Lexington KY

  • Today

    Today: Showers. The rain could be heavy at times.  High near 66. South wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 66 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Southwest wind 8 to 14 mph.  New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 46 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers before 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 56. Southwest wind 9 to 11 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 56 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. West wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 40 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 51. West wind 7 to 10 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    High: 51 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 63.

    Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 46.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 46 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers after 3pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers. The rain could be heavy at times. High near 66. South wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Tonight
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Southwest wind 8 to 14 mph. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers before 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 56. Southwest wind 9 to 11 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. West wind 7 to 9 mph.
Wednesday
Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 51. West wind 7 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 63.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 46.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 52.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 50.
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Point Forecast:
Lexington KY
 38.05°N 84.46°W (Elev. 1027 ft)
8:31 am EDT Oct 23, 2017
10am EDT Oct 23, 2017-6pm EDT Oct 29, 2017
 
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