Notice of NWS' New Version of Forecast
A new version of Forecast is coming soon!
Click here to visit the new site for details.

Severe Thunderstorms over the Plains, Heavy Rain Threat Continues over Portions of the Mississippi Valley

Heavy rainfall with localized flooding will remain possible over portions of the Mississippi Valley and the Plains through midweek. In addition, severe thunderstorms will be possible over the southern and central Plains. Some of the storms could contain damaging winds and large hail. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Frankfort, Capital City Airport (KFFT)

Lat: 38.18°NLon: 84.9°WElev: 804ft.

Fair

84°F

29°C

Humidity 63%
Wind Speed SW 5 mph
Barometer 29.98 in (1014.4 mb)
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index88°F (31°C)
Last update 16 Aug 7:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Frankfort KY

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Isolated showers before 10pm, then isolated showers after 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Light south wind.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    Showers

    Low: 73 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Light south wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 87 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.  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 then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 71 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. West wind 5 to 9 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 64. West wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 64 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 66 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Isolated showers before 10pm, then isolated showers after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Light south wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Light south wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southwest wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. West wind 5 to 9 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 64. West wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Click Map For Forecast
Point Forecast:
Frankfort KY
 38.19°N 84.87°W (Elev. 499 ft)
7:31 pm EDT Aug 16, 2017
8pm EDT Aug 16, 2017-6pm EDT Aug 23, 2017
 
Get as KML Get as XML

Additional Resources

Radar & Satellite Image

Link to Local Radar Data Link to Satellite Data

Hourly Weather Forecast

National Digital Forecast Database