Heat Will Continue in the Southeast and Portions of the West

A very hot and humid airmass will persist over portions of the southeast. Afternoon high temperatures in these areas are forecast to reach 95 to 100 degrees with heat index values ranging from 100 to 110 degrees. Hot temperatures are also expected over portions of the west. In the Plains and the mid-Atlantic to the Appalachians, strong thunderstorms are possible with gusty winds. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Fort Knox (KFTK)

Lat: 37.9°NLon: 85.97°WElev: 755ft.

Fair

73°F

23°C

Humidity 98%
Wind Speed NE 1 mph
Barometer 29.97 in (1014.4 mb)
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 8.00 mi
Last update 27 Jul 2:58 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles WNW Buffalo KY

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4am.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Calm wind.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 74 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 9am.  Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 89. Light and variable wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 89 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph after midnight.  New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 83. Southwest wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 83 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 70. West wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 70 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 69 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4am. Patchy fog. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Calm wind.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 9am. Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 89. Light and variable wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph after midnight. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 83. Southwest wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 70. West wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 85.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 86.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles WNW Buffalo KY
 37.52°N 85.72°W (Elev. 801 ft)
3:43 am EDT Jul 27, 2016
3am EDT Jul 27, 2016-6pm EDT Aug 2, 2016
 
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