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Flooding and Severe Weather Risk Continues This Weekend

More heavy rain will exacerbate flooding in the central and southern U.S. this weekend. In addition, over portions of the Mississippi, Ohio, and Tennessee Valleys, severe thunderstorms are expected. Some storms may produce large hail, damaging winds, and tornadoes. Meanwhile, snow and ice will again affect the Cascades, northern Rockies, upper Midwest, and New England through Sunday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Fort Knox (KFTK)

Lat: 37.9°NLon: 85.97°WElev: 755ft.

Overcast

52°F

11°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed E 13 mph
Barometer 29.95 in (1014.5 mb)
Dewpoint 52°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill48°F (9°C)
Last update 24 Feb 1:56 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles WNW Buffalo KY

Flood Watch until February 25, 07:00am
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Flood Watch
  •  
    Flood Watch until February 25, 07:00am

    NOW until
    7:00am Sun

    Flood Watch

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, then periods of showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 3pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  High near 73. South wind 8 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 73 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Periods of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then periods of showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly after 9pm. Some storms could be severe, with heavy rain.  Low around 49. Breezy, with a south wind 11 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms
    and Breezy

    Low: 49 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely before 7am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 54. West wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 54 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 36. Light and variable wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 60. Northeast wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 60 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Clear, with a low around 36.

    Clear

    Low: 36 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 65.

    Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 49 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, then periods of showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 3pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. High near 73. South wind 8 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Periods of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then periods of showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly after 9pm. Some storms could be severe, with heavy rain. Low around 49. Breezy, with a south wind 11 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Sunday
Showers likely before 7am. Partly sunny, with a high near 54. West wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 36. Light and variable wind.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 60. Northeast wind 3 to 7 mph.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around 36.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 65.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Wednesday
Showers. High near 62. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Wednesday Night
Showers. Low around 53. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Thursday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 52.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles WNW Buffalo KY
 37.52°N 85.72°W (Elev. 801 ft)
1:31 pm EST Feb 24, 2018
2pm EST Feb 24, 2018-6pm EST Mar 2, 2018
 
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