Hot temperatures across the west; southeast

Heat and humidity will impact the southeast early this week. Heat indices over 100 degrees are expected from the Texas Gulf Coast to the Florida Panhandle, into the lower Mississippi Valley and portions of Alabama and Georgia. Excessive heat will return to the Desert Southwest Monday and persist through the week. Temperatures over 100 will also expand to the Intermountain West.
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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.

Thunderstorm in Vicinity

82°F

28°C

Humidity 62%
Wind Speed N 8 G 17 mph
Barometer 30.15 in
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index85°F (29°C)
Last update 26 Jun 2:55 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles WSW West Somerset KY

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 96. West southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 2pm and 5pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. Light and variable wind becoming west northwest around 6 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 86 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm.  Patchy fog before 4am, then patchy fog after 5am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Light north wind.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 66 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming northwest 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon.

    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 60.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 60 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 81.

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 58.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 58 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 83.

    Sunny

    High: 83 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 96. West southwest wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 2pm and 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. Light and variable wind becoming west northwest around 6 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Patchy fog before 4am, then patchy fog after 5am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Light north wind.
Tuesday
Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming northwest 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 81.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 58.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 83.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles WSW West Somerset KY
 37.06°N 84.7°W (Elev. 784 ft)
12:45 pm EDT Jun 26, 2016
3pm EDT Jun 26, 2016-6pm EDT Jul 2, 2016
 
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