Dangerous heat and humidity from the central U.S. to East Coast this weekend

Hot and very humid conditions will push the heat index to well over 100 degrees across a large portion of the central and eastern U.S. Excessive Heat Warnings and Heat Advisories are in effect for much of the Plains, Miss. Valley, Midwest, Ohio Valley, Mid-Atlantic and southern states. Be very cautious if you must do outdoor activities in these areas during the afternoon and evening this weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Fort Knox (KFTK)

Lat: 37.9°NLon: 85.97°WElev: 755ft.

Fair

77°F

25°C

Humidity 92%
Wind Speed S 2 mph
Barometer 30.00 in (1015.4 mb)
Dewpoint 74°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index78°F (26°C)
Last update 24 Jul 7:58 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles ESE Falls Of Rough KY

Heat Advisory until July 24, 07:00pm
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Heat Advisory
  •  
    Heat Advisory until July 24, 07:00pm

    NOW until
    7:00pm Sun

    Heat Advisory

  • Today

    Today: Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 101. South wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 9pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. Light south wind.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 73 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 10am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 89. West wind 3 to 7 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Light and variable wind.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 88.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 101. South wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. Light south wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. West wind 3 to 7 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Light and variable wind.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 88.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 86.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles ESE Falls Of Rough KY
 37.56°N 86.51°W (Elev. 650 ft)
7:30 am CDT Jul 24, 2016
7am CDT Jul 24, 2016-6pm CDT Jul 30, 2016
 
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