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Heavy Rain and Flood Threat Continues; Wintry Mix Extends from the Plains to the Northeast; and Snow in the West

Additional rainfall from the Southern Plains to the Ohio Valley will enhance the threat for additional flash flooding and main stem river flooding. Areas of accumulating snow and ice are expected across portions of the Central Plains to the Northeast. The Western U.S. will mainly be cold with the threat for heavy snow across parts of northern California, the Great Basin and the central Rockies. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lexington Blue Grass Airport (KLEX)

Lat: 38.03°NLon: 84.61°EElev: 955ft.

Overcast

44°F

7°C

Humidity 85%
Wind Speed NE 12 mph
Barometer 30.32 in (1027.0 mb)
Dewpoint 40°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill38°F (3°C)
Last update 22 Feb 7:54 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Richmond KY

  • Today

    Today: Showers likely, mainly before 10am.  Cloudy, with a high near 56. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 56 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 8pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 54. Light and variable wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph after midnight.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 54 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Southwest wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 75 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 57. West wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 57 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  High near 69. South wind 6 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 69 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 54. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Showers

    Low: 54 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely before 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 62 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 58.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 58 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers likely, mainly before 10am. Cloudy, with a high near 56. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 8pm. Cloudy, with a low around 54. Light and variable wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph after midnight.
Friday
Showers likely, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Southwest wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 57. West wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. High near 69. South wind 6 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 54. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Sunday
Showers likely before 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 58.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 36.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 58.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Wednesday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
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Point Forecast:
Richmond KY
 9.9692099683869E+36°N 9.9692099683869E+36°E (Elev. -32767 ft)
7:31 am EST Feb 22, 2018
8am EST Feb 22, 2018-6pm EST Feb 28, 2018
 
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