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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lexington Blue Grass Airport (KLEX)

Lat: 38.03°NLon: 84.61°WElev: 955ft.

Fair

67°F

19°C

Humidity 59%
Wind Speed SE 8 mph
Barometer 30.06 in (1017.2 mb)
Dewpoint 52°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 22 Oct 10:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Richmond KY

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Southeast wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 63 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers. The rain could be heavy at times.  High near 66. Southeast wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 66 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers likely, mainly before 8pm.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 45. Southwest wind 7 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 45 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 57. West wind 8 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 57 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. West wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 37 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 51.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 51 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 35.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 35 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Patchy frost before 9am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 61.

    Patchy Frost
    then Sunny

    High: 61 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 45.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 45 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Southeast wind 5 to 8 mph.
Monday
Showers. The rain could be heavy at times. High near 66. Southeast wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Monday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 8pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 45. Southwest wind 7 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 57. West wind 8 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. West wind 6 to 8 mph.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 51.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Thursday
Patchy frost before 9am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 61.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 45.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 55.
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Point Forecast:
Richmond KY
 37.75°N 84.29°W (Elev. 922 ft)
9:30 pm EDT Oct 22, 2017
11pm EDT Oct 22, 2017-6pm EDT Oct 29, 2017
 
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