Severe thunderstorms and heavy rain for portions of the southern U.S.

A storm system in the Ohio Valley will produce scattered severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rain stretching from the Southern Plains eastward through the Gulf Coast and Southeast on Thursday. Large hail and locally damaging winds will be the main threats. This activity will continue into Friday.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Louisville, Standiford Field (KSDF)

Lat: 38.18°NLon: 85.73°WElev: 495ft.

A Few Clouds

74°F

23°C

Humidity 37%
Wind Speed W 12 mph
Barometer 29.89 in (1011.6 mb)
Dewpoint 46°F (8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 28 Apr 7:56 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Louisville KY

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 55. West wind 3 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 55 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Light and variable wind becoming east around 6 mph in the evening.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 58 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 8am.  High near 73. East wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 73 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a low around 61. South wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 61 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. 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: 75 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 52 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 68.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 48 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 55. West wind 3 to 8 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Light and variable wind becoming east around 6 mph in the evening.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 8am. High near 73. East wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a low around 61. South wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 68.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 70.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
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Point Forecast:
Louisville KY
 38.22°N 85.75°W (Elev. 492 ft)
8:30 pm EDT Apr 28, 2016
8pm EDT Apr 28, 2016-6pm EDT May 5, 2016
 
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