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Heavy rain and flash flooding possible in portions of the Southwest this weekend

An upper-level low in the Southwest U.S. will act as a trigger for thunderstorms this weekend. The area of greatest concern is in New Mexico, southeast Utah and portions of southern Colorado. Storms will be slow moving and could bring several rounds of rain to the same areas. Rainfall amounts may exceed 3 inches in localized areas. Flash Flood Watches are in effect. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lexington Blue Grass Airport (KLEX)

Lat: 38.03°NLon: 84.61°WElev: 955ft.

Fair

67°F

19°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed S 5 mph
Barometer 29.98 in (1014.0 mb)
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 19 Aug 3:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Lexington KY

  • Today

    Today: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Patchy fog between 7am and 8am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Light southwest wind increasing to 5 to 9 mph in the morning.

    Patchy Fog
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 66. Light and variable wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 66 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 88. Light east wind.

    Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 67. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 67 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 89. Light and variable wind.

    Sunny

    High: 89 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 70.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 70 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 8pm and 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 69 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 80.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Patchy fog between 7am and 8am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Light southwest wind increasing to 5 to 9 mph in the morning.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 66. Light and variable wind.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 88. Light east wind.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 67. Calm wind.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 89. Light and variable wind.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 70.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 8pm and 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 77.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 78.
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Point Forecast:
Lexington KY
 38.05°N 84.46°W (Elev. 1027 ft)
3:35 am EDT Aug 19, 2017
4am EDT Aug 19, 2017-6pm EDT Aug 25, 2017
 
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