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Severe Weather Expected in the Southern and Central U.S. on Tuesday

The NWS Storm Prediction Center has outlined an Enhanced Risk of severe weather for parts of the Mid-Mississippi River and Lower Ohio River Valleys on Tuesday. Large hail, damaging winds, and tornadoes are possible. Heavy rainfall in these regions will also increase the threat of flash flooding. There’s also an Extreme Risk for fire weather conditions in parts of Texas and New Mexico on Tuesday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lexington Blue Grass Airport (KLEX)

Lat: 38.03°NLon: 84.61°WElev: 955ft.

Fair

45°F

7°C

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed S 9 mph
Barometer 30.19 in (1022.4 mb)
Dewpoint 37°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill40°F (4°C)
Last update 28 Feb 12:54 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Lexington KYSimilar City Names

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. South wind around 6 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 9am.  High near 68. South wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 68 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am.  Low around 62. South wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms

    Low: 62 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 2pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 2pm.  High near 68. Southwest wind 15 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    T-storms

    High: 68 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 34. West wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 34 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 50.

    Sunny

    High: 50 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of rain after 8pm, mixing with snow after 4am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 30. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Rain
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 30 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of snow before 8am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 43.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Sunny

    High: 43 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 28.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 28 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. South wind around 6 mph.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 9am. High near 68. South wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am. Low around 62. South wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 2pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 2pm. High near 68. Southwest wind 15 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 34. West wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 50.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain after 8pm, mixing with snow after 4am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 30. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of snow before 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 43.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 58.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 61.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62.
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Point Forecast:
Lexington KYSimilar City Names
 38.05°N 84.46°W (Elev. 1027 ft)
12:30 am EST Feb 28, 2017
1am EST Feb 28, 2017-6pm EST Mar 6, 2017
 
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