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Heavy Rain and Flooding in the Southern Plains to the Great Lakes

Several days of heavy rainfall will lead to flash flooding and river flooding from the Southern Plains to the Southern Great Lakes. A band of freezing rain is forecast across portions of the Southern Plains into the Middle Mississippi Valley. Read More >

Current conditions at

Fort Knox (KFTK)

Lat: 37.9°NLon: 85.97°WElev: 755ft.

Light Rain

45°F

7°C

Humidity 99%
Wind Speed N 8 mph
Barometer 30.44 in (1031.3 mb)
Dewpoint 45°F (7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill41°F (5°C)
Last update 21 Feb 8:56 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNW McDaniels KY

Flood Watch until February 25, 06:00am
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Flood Watch
  •  
    Flood Watch until February 25, 06:00am

    NOW until
    6:00am Sun

    Flood Watch

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Periods of showers.  Low around 46. Northeast wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Showers

    Low: 46 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers likely, mainly before 10am.  Cloudy, with a high near 57. Northeast wind 6 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 57 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers likely before 9pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 9pm and 3am, then showers likely after 3am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Cloudy, with a low around 54. East wind 6 to 11 mph becoming south after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 54 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers.  High near 69. South wind 6 to 14 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 69 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers.  Low around 56. Northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming southeast after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 56 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  High near 69. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 69 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then showers likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Heavy Rain
    then Showers
    Likely

    Low: 48 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 59.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 59 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Periods of showers. Low around 46. Northeast wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Thursday
Showers likely, mainly before 10am. Cloudy, with a high near 57. Northeast wind 6 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
Showers likely before 9pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 9pm and 3am, then showers likely after 3am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Cloudy, with a low around 54. East wind 6 to 11 mph becoming south after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
Showers. High near 69. South wind 6 to 14 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Showers. Low around 56. Northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming southeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. High near 69. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then showers likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 59.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 59.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 39.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 59.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNW McDaniels KY
 37.63°N 86.45°W (Elev. 499 ft)
8:31 pm CST Feb 21, 2018
8pm CST Feb 21, 2018-6pm CST Feb 28, 2018
 
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