Severe Storms Continue Over the Central Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes will continue over the central and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy rain with localized flash flooding remains possible over the central Appalachians and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy snow and cold temperatures continue from the central Plains to the northern Rockies.
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Current conditions at

Frankfort, Capital City Airport (KFFT)

Lat: 38.18°NLon: 84.9°WElev: 804ft.

Overcast

13°C

55°F

Humidity 80%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 1012.3 mb (29.90 in)
Dewpoint 9°C (49°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 3 May 4:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Frankfort KY

  • Today

    Today: Scattered showers, mainly between 9am and 4pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 18. Light northwest wind increasing to 6 to 11 km/h in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 18 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. West wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 9 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Scattered showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 16. Southwest wind 8 to 13 km/h increasing to 16 to 21 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 34 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Scattered
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 16 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. Northwest wind 13 to 18 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 6 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 13. Northwest wind 14 to 16 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 13 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 7 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 22.

    Sunny

    High: 22 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 11.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 11 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 27.

    Sunny

    High: 27 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered showers, mainly between 9am and 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near 18. Light northwest wind increasing to 6 to 11 km/h in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. West wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Wednesday
Scattered showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 16. Southwest wind 8 to 13 km/h increasing to 16 to 21 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 34 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. Northwest wind 13 to 18 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 13. Northwest wind 14 to 16 km/h.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 22.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 11.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 27.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers after 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 25.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 26.
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Point Forecast:
Frankfort KY
 38.19°N 84.87°W (Elev. 152 m)
3:34 am EDT May 3, 2016
5am EDT May 3, 2016-6pm EDT May 9, 2016
 
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