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Severe weather expected for portions of the Central U.S on Thursday

The NWS Storm Prediction Center (SPC) expects severe weather in the Central U.S on Thursday. The area of greatest concern is in the southern and central Plains. This area has been outlined by SPC as a slight risk area. The primary threat with these storms will be damaging winds and large hail, but isolated tornadoes cannot be ruled out.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Fort Knox (KFTK)

Lat: 37.9°NLon: 85.97°WElev: 755ft.

Fair

60°F

16°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.07 in (1018.0 mb)
Dewpoint 56°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 7 May 3:58 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNW McDaniels KY

  • Overnight

    Patchy Fog

    Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 59 °F

  • Thursday

    Patchy Fog

    Patchy
    Fog

    High: 84 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 62 °F

  • Friday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 65 °F

  • Saturday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 86 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Sunday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 83 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 65 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Patchy fog. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 59. Calm wind.
Thursday
Patchy fog before 7am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 84. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 7 mph in the morning.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. South wind 3 to 7 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind around 6 mph.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 86.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNW McDaniels KY
 37.63°N 86.45°W (Elev. 499 ft)
2:29 am CDT May 7, 2015
4am CDT May 7, 2015-6pm CDT May 13, 2015
 
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