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Very Heavy Rain, Severe Thunderstorms, and High Flash Flood Risk moves into the Mississippi Valley and Midwest

Thunderstorms, some severe, with very heavy rain have moved into the Mid South and Tennessee Valley today. Flash flooding and severe thunderstorms will be possible from the central Gulf Coast to the Upper Great Lakes. The greatest threat of excessive rains will be in portions of the Lower and Middle Mississippi Valleys. This storm system has a history of producing life threatening flash floods. Read More >

Current conditions at

Frankfort, Capital City Airport (KFFT)

Lat: 38.18°NLon: 84.9°WElev: 804ft.

Mostly Cloudy

68°F

20°C

Humidity 81%
Wind Speed SE 9 mph
Barometer 29.81 in (1008.7 mb)
Dewpoint 62°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 30 Apr 8:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Frankfort KY

Wind Advisory May 1, 11:00am until May 1, 08:00pm
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Wind Advisory
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 2am, then periods of showers and possibly a thunderstorm between 2am and 3am, then periods of showers and thunderstorms after 3am.  Low around 59. South wind around 17 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    T-storms

    Low: 59 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Periods of showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 8am, then a chance of showers between 8am and noon.  High near 68. Breezy, with a southwest wind 14 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers then
    Partly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 68 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Southwest wind 11 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 48 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. Southwest wind 10 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. West wind 6 to 11 mph becoming light  after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers between 9am and 3pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 63. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 63 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 9pm and 3am, then showers likely after 3am.  Cloudy, with a low around 49. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 49 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 3pm.  High near 62. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    High: 62 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 48 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 2am, then periods of showers and possibly a thunderstorm between 2am and 3am, then periods of showers and thunderstorms after 3am. Low around 59. South wind around 17 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday
Periods of showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 8am, then a chance of showers between 8am and noon. High near 68. Breezy, with a southwest wind 14 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Southwest wind 11 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. Southwest wind 10 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. West wind 6 to 11 mph becoming light after midnight.
Wednesday
A chance of showers between 9am and 3pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 63. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 9pm and 3am, then showers likely after 3am. Cloudy, with a low around 49. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 3pm. High near 62. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Thursday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 70.
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Point Forecast:
Frankfort KY
 38.19°N 84.87°W (Elev. 499 ft)
6:31 pm EDT Apr 30, 2017
9pm EDT Apr 30, 2017-6pm EDT May 7, 2017
 
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