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Increasing Risk for Flash and River Flooding Through the Weekend

A storm system will track across the central U.S. and set the stage for severe thunderstorms and widespread heavy rainfall through the weekend. There will be a threat for flash and river flooding for portions of the Southern Plains into the Upper Midwest. Read More >

Current conditions at

Louisville, Bowman Field Airport (KLOU)

Lat: 38.23°NLon: 85.66°WElev: 545ft.

Overcast

77°F

25°C

Humidity 64%
Wind Speed S 9 mph
Barometer 29.83 in (1010.0 mb)
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index79°F (26°C)
Last update 28 Apr 6:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNW Louisville KY

Flash Flood Watch until April 29, 11:00am
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Flash Flood Watch
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    Flash Flood Watch until April 29, 11:00am

    NOW until
    11:00am Sat

    Flash Flood Watch

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 8pm and 3am. Some storms could be severe, with large hail, damaging winds, and heavy rain.  Cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind 7 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 2pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 88. South wind 5 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 88 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Isolated showers and thunderstorms between 8pm and 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 89. South wind 6 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am.  Low around 59. South wind 9 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms

    Low: 59 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms before 8am, then a chance of showers between 8am and 2pm.  High near 69. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 69 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 70 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 8pm and 3am. Some storms could be severe, with large hail, damaging winds, and heavy rain. Cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Saturday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 2pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 88. South wind 5 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms between 8pm and 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. South wind 6 to 15 mph.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am. Low around 59. South wind 9 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms before 8am, then a chance of showers between 8am and 2pm. High near 69. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers after 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly after 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 67.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNW Louisville KY
 38.26°N 85.75°W (Elev. 420 ft)
6:31 pm EDT Apr 28, 2017
7pm EDT Apr 28, 2017-6pm EDT May 5, 2017
 
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