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Severe Thunderstorm Threats and Areas of Heavy Rain This Week

A weather system producing areas of heavy rain will slowly move northeast along the east coast into mid-week. Meanwhile, a new weather system may produce severe thunderstorms potentially containing large hail, damaging winds, and isolated tornadoes in the Plains and Mississippi Valley. Heavy rain and flash flooding may also develop Wednesday for the Mississippi Valley and Upper Great Lakes. Read More >

Current conditions at

Louisville, Standiford Field (KSDF)

Lat: 38.18°NLon: 85.73°WElev: 495ft.

Mostly Cloudy

73°F

23°C

Humidity 53%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.73 in (1006.5 mb)
Dewpoint 55°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 25 Apr 2:56 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Louisville KY

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Partly sunny, with a high near 79. East wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. South wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 86. South wind 7 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 66. South wind 11 to 13 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Clear
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 8am and 2pm.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 74. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 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: 74 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 53 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 81.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 64 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Partly sunny, with a high near 79. East wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. South wind 5 to 7 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 86. South wind 7 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 66. South wind 11 to 13 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 8am and 2pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 74. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 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
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 81.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 66.
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Point Forecast:
Louisville KY
 38.22°N 85.75°W (Elev. 492 ft)
2:49 pm EDT Apr 25, 2017
3pm EDT Apr 25, 2017-6pm EDT May 1, 2017
 
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