Dangerous heat and humidity from the central U.S. to East Coast this weekend

Hot and very humid conditions will push the heat index to well over 100 degrees across a large portion of the central and eastern U.S. Excessive Heat Warnings and Heat Advisories are in effect for much of the Plains, Miss. Valley, Midwest, Ohio Valley, Mid-Atlantic and southern states. Be very cautious if you must do outdoor activities in these areas during the afternoon and evening this weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Frankfort, Capital City Airport (KFFT)

Lat: 38.18°NLon: 84.9°WElev: 804ft.

Fair

79°F

26°C

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed S 8 mph
Barometer 30.02 in (1015.6 mb)
Dewpoint 73°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index82°F (28°C)
Last update 24 Jul 8:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles E Taylorsville KY

  • Today

    Today: Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 100. Calm wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Southwest wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Isolated
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 74 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 10am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Southwest wind 3 to 6 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. West wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming northwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 86 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 88.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 100. Calm wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Tonight
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Southwest wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Southwest wind 3 to 6 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. West wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming northwest around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 88.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 85.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles E Taylorsville KY
 38.03°N 85.26°W (Elev. 699 ft)
8:30 am EDT Jul 24, 2016
8am EDT Jul 24, 2016-6pm EDT Jul 30, 2016
 
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