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Severe thunderstorms likely from the Midwest to the Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms capable of producing damaging winds, very large hail, and a few strong tornadoes are likely today and tonight from the Midwest to the lower Mississippi Valley region. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall and flooding of low lying areas. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lexington Blue Grass Airport (KLEX)

Lat: 38.03°NLon: 84.61°WElev: 955ft.

Fair

82°F

28°C

Humidity 31%
Wind Speed S 17 G 24 mph
Barometer 29.65 in (1003.2 mb)
Dewpoint 48°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index81°F (27°C)
Last update 26 Apr 4:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Lexington KY

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 64. South wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Clear
    then
    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 64 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. South wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 71 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 51. West wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Southeast wind 5 to 9 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 64. South wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 64 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 85 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 8pm and 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 85.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am.  Low around 58. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms

    Low: 58 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 64. South wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. South wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 51. West wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable in the evening.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Southeast wind 5 to 9 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 64. South wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 8pm and 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 85.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am. Low around 58. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8am. High near 68. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 71.
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Point Forecast:
Lexington KY
 38.05°N 84.46°W (Elev. 1027 ft)
4:30 pm EDT Apr 26, 2017
5pm EDT Apr 26, 2017-6pm EDT May 3, 2017
 
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