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Heavy Rains and Potential for Flash Floods

Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds and heavy rains will be possible from the Ohio Valley to the Northeast Tuesday. In addition, heavy rains possible in the central Plains and southern Rockies. Heavy rain threat moves into the southern Mid-Atlantic Wednesday. Dry conditions remain out west where isolated dry thunderstorms could exacerbate ongoing fires and start new fires. Read More >

Current conditions at

Fort Knox (KFTK)

Lat: 37.9°NLon: 85.97°WElev: 755ft.

A Few Clouds

75°F

24°C

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed S 5 mph
Barometer 30.08 in (1018.1 mb)
Dewpoint 69°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 21 Aug 11:58 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles W McDaniels KY

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Isolated showers after 5am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Isolated
    Showers

    Low: 72 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before noon, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between noon and 1pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 1pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87. Southwest wind 6 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 87 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Patchy fog after 1am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. West wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 66 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. North wind around 7 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 59. North wind around 6 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 78.

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

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

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 58 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 78.

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Isolated showers after 5am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Tuesday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before noon, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between noon and 1pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 1pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87. Southwest wind 6 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Patchy fog after 1am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. West wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. North wind around 7 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59. North wind around 6 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 78.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 58.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 78.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Saturday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Sunday
A 10 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 79.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles W McDaniels KY
 37.61°N 86.45°W (Elev. 600 ft)
10:31 pm CDT Aug 21, 2017
11pm CDT Aug 21, 2017-6pm CDT Aug 28, 2017
 
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