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Winter Travel Impacts from the Southern to the Northeast U.S.; Increasingly unsettled in the West

A winter Storm will continue to impact the Southern Plains to the Southeast, and to the Northeast into tonight. Snow packed and icy roads are creating hazardous travel conditions, and unusually cold temperatures and gusty winds are bringing chilly conditions into the farthest southern locations. Out west, a series of weather systems will bring heavy rain, mountain snows, and gusty winds. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lexington Blue Grass Airport (KLEX)

Lat: 38.03°NLon: 84.61°WElev: 955ft.

Light Snow

13°F

-11°C

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed W 9 mph
Barometer 30.56 in (1036.8 mb)
Dewpoint 6°F (-14°C)
Visibility 2.50 mi
Wind Chill1°F (-17°C)
Last update 17 Jan 12:54 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NW Richmond KY

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Flurries likely before 4pm.  Mostly sunny and cold, with a high near 19. Wind chill values as low as 6. West wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Flurries
    Likely

    High: 19 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 7. Wind chill values as low as -3. Southwest wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 7 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 33. Wind chill values as low as -2. Southwest wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 33 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Clear, with a low around 20. Southwest wind around 7 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 20 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 42. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 42 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 32.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 32 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 49.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 49 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 41 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 55.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 55 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Flurries likely before 4pm. Mostly sunny and cold, with a high near 19. Wind chill values as low as 6. West wind 5 to 7 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 7. Wind chill values as low as -3. Southwest wind 3 to 6 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 33. Wind chill values as low as -2. Southwest wind 6 to 9 mph.
Thursday Night
Clear, with a low around 20. Southwest wind around 7 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 42. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 32.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 49.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 55.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Monday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 48.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NW Richmond KY
 37.78°N 84.32°W (Elev. 915 ft)
12:30 pm EST Jan 17, 2018
1pm EST Jan 17, 2018-6pm EST Jan 23, 2018
 
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