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Severe Thunderstorms Possible for the Central Gulf Coast; More Storms Move into the West

Strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible over the next several days along the central Gulf Coast and portions of the southeast. Storms may contain damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes. Meanwhile, more storms will bring heavy rain, with heavy snow in the mountains to California and the southern Rockies through the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lexington Blue Grass Airport (KLEX)

Lat: 38.03°NLon: 84.61°WElev: 955ft.

Fair

57°F

14°C

Humidity 69%
Wind Speed SW 5 mph
Barometer 29.77 in (1007.7 mb)
Dewpoint 47°F (8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Jan 5:54 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NW Richmond KY

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. South wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. South wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 66 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Southeast wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 50 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 62. East wind around 6 mph becoming south in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers

    High: 62 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 47. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 47 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers likely, mainly before 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 50. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 50 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 40.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 40 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 50.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 50 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. South wind 6 to 8 mph.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. South wind 7 to 9 mph.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Southeast wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 62. East wind around 6 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 47. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Monday
Showers likely, mainly before 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 50. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 40.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 50.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 58.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Thursday
A slight chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Cloudy, with a high near 36. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NW Richmond KY
 37.78°N 84.32°W (Elev. 915 ft)
5:30 pm EST Jan 20, 2017
6pm EST Jan 20, 2017-6pm EST Jan 27, 2017
 
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