Active Weather Pattern To Persist Over The Eastern U.S Through Midweek

A slow moving low pressure system will bring rounds of showers and thunderstorms from the Middle Atlantic to the Southeast U.S over the next couple of days. Some of the storms could be severe especially over the Southeast. Locally heavy rainfall could pose a risk for flooding of low lying and poor drainage areas.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Somerset, Somerset-Pulaski County - J.T. Wilson Field Airport (KSME)

Lat: 37.05°NLon: 84.62°WElev: 928ft.

Fair

61°F

16°C

Humidity 48%
Wind Speed W 10 G 18 mph
Barometer 29.77 in
Dewpoint 41°F (5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 4 May 12:15 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles WSW West Somerset KY

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered showers and thunderstorms between 1pm and 2pm, then occasional showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm.  Temperature falling to around 60 by 5pm. West southwest wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers

    High: 62 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Occasional showers, mainly before 8pm.  Low around 41. Northwest wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 17 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers then
    Isolated
    Showers

    Low: 41 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Scattered showers, mainly after 10am.  Cloudy, with a high near 53. Northwest wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 53 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before 11pm.  Cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 45. Northwest wind 8 to 13 mph becoming light north  after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. Light north northwest wind increasing to 8 to 13 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 47 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 56 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 74 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers and thunderstorms between 1pm and 2pm, then occasional showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Temperature falling to around 60 by 5pm. West southwest wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Occasional showers, mainly before 8pm. Low around 41. Northwest wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 17 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Thursday
Scattered showers, mainly after 10am. Cloudy, with a high near 53. Northwest wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before 11pm. Cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 45. Northwest wind 8 to 13 mph becoming light north after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. Light north northwest wind increasing to 8 to 13 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Saturday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 79.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles WSW West Somerset KY
 37.06°N 84.7°W (Elev. 784 ft)
11:45 am EDT May 4, 2016
12pm EDT May 4, 2016-6pm EDT May 10, 2016
 
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