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Increasing Risk for Flash and River Flooding Through the Weekend

A storm system will track across the central U.S. and set the stage for severe thunderstorms and widespread heavy rainfall through the weekend. There will be a threat for flash and river flooding for portions of the Southern Plains into the Upper Midwest. Read More >

Current conditions at

Fort Knox (KFTK)

Lat: 37.9°NLon: 85.97°WElev: 755ft.

Mostly Cloudy

60°F

16°C

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed E 8 mph
Barometer 29.94 in (1014.1 mb)
Dewpoint 52°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 28 Apr 10:58 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NW McDaniels KY

Flash Flood Watch April 28, 05:00pm until April 29, 10:00am
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Flash Flood Watch
  • Today

    Today: Scattered showers and thunderstorms after noon. Some storms could be severe, with large hail, damaging winds, and heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. South wind 9 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 77 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 5am. Some storms could be severe, with large hail, damaging winds, and heavy rain.  Cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind 8 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 84. South wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. South wind around 11 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 84. South wind 14 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and thunderstorms.  Low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    T-storms

    Low: 57 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 63. Breezy.

    Partly Sunny
    then Partly
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 63 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 68 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered showers and thunderstorms after noon. Some storms could be severe, with large hail, damaging winds, and heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. South wind 9 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 5am. Some storms could be severe, with large hail, damaging winds, and heavy rain. Cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind 8 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Saturday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7am. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. South wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. South wind around 11 mph.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. South wind 14 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms. Low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 63. Breezy.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NW McDaniels KY
 37.63°N 86.45°W (Elev. 499 ft)
9:31 am CDT Apr 28, 2017
10am CDT Apr 28, 2017-6pm CDT May 4, 2017
 
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