Severe Storms Continue Over the Central Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes will continue over the central and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy rain with localized flash flooding remains possible over the central Appalachians and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy snow and cold temperatures continue from the central Plains to the northern Rockies.
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Current conditions at

Lexington Blue Grass Airport (KLEX)

Lat: 38.03°NLon: 84.61°WElev: 955ft.

Mostly Cloudy

62°F

17°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed W 9 mph
Barometer 29.93 in (1013.0 mb)
Dewpoint 57°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 2 May 4:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Lexington KYSimilar City Names

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers likely.  Cloudy, with a steady temperature around 64. Southwest wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 64 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Light northwest wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. Northwest wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 64 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. West wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 49 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly after 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. Southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 61 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 41 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 9am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 55.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 55 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 69 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a steady temperature around 64. Southwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers likely, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Light northwest wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. Northwest wind 3 to 6 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. West wind 3 to 5 mph.
Wednesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. Southwest wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 9am. Partly sunny, with a high near 55.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 77.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Monday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 77.
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Point Forecast:
Lexington KYSimilar City Names
 38.05°N 84.46°W (Elev. 1027 ft)
4:30 pm EDT May 2, 2016
5pm EDT May 2, 2016-6pm EDT May 9, 2016
 
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