Heavy Rain and Strong-to-Severe Thunderstorms from the Central Miss. Valley to the Mid-Atlantic

A slow-moving weather system in the eastern U.S. will focus showers and thunderstorms from the mid-Mississippi River Valley to the Mid-Atlantic on Thursday. Abundant moisture will allow occasionally heavy rainfall. Flash Flood Watches are in effect in these areas. Severe thunderstorms with damaging wind gusts and large hail will also be possible in this same area. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lexington Blue Grass Airport (KLEX)

Lat: 38.03°NLon: 84.61°WElev: 955ft.

Mostly Cloudy

28°C

82°F

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed N 7 km/h
Barometer 1013.8 mb (29.97 in)
Dewpoint 23°C (73°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index31°C (87°F)
Last update 27 Jul 9:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Winchester KY

Flash Flood Watch until July 29, 08:00am
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Flash Flood Watch
  •  
    Flash Flood Watch until July 29, 08:00am

    NOW until
    8:00am Fri

    Flash Flood Watch

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. South wind 3 to 8 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.

    Scattered
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 22 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Periods of showers and thunderstorms.  High near 27. South wind 5 to 10 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    T-storms

    High: 27 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 21. Southwest wind 5 to 8 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 21 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28. West wind 8 to 10 km/h.  New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 28 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. West wind 5 to 8 km/h becoming calm  in the evening.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 21 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 28 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 20 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 28.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 28 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. South wind 3 to 8 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.
Thursday
Periods of showers and thunderstorms. High near 27. South wind 5 to 10 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 21. Southwest wind 5 to 8 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28. West wind 8 to 10 km/h. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. West wind 5 to 8 km/h becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 28.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 20.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 29.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 20.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 31.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 31.
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Point Forecast:
Winchester KY
 37.99°N 84.18°W (Elev. 307 m)
10:30 pm EDT Jul 27, 2016
10pm EDT Jul 27, 2016-6pm EDT Aug 3, 2016
 
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