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Severe weather outbreak possible over portions of the Southern Plains today and tonight

Severe thunderstorms will likely develop over portions of Texas and Oklahoma this afternoon into tonight. Very large hail, destructive winds, isolated tornadoes, and heavy downpours will be the main threats. Heavy rain could lead to localized flash flooding concerns. Additional severe weather is forecast each day through Thursday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lexington Blue Grass Airport (KLEX)

Lat: 38.03°NLon: 84.61°WElev: 955ft.

Overcast

58°F

14°C

Humidity 81%
Wind Speed N 9 mph
Barometer 30.10 in (1018.9 mb)
Dewpoint 52°F (11°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Last update 28 Mar 9:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NW Richmond KY

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Northeast wind around 6 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 47 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. East wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. East wind around 7 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. South wind 6 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 77 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am.  Low around 57. South wind around 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms

    Low: 57 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 67. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 67 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers likely, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 46 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 60.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 60 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

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

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Northeast wind around 6 mph.
Wednesday
Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. East wind 6 to 8 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. East wind around 7 mph.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. South wind 6 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am. Low around 57. South wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 67. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 60.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 72.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NW Richmond KY
 37.78°N 84.32°W (Elev. 915 ft)
9:30 pm EDT Mar 28, 2017
10pm EDT Mar 28, 2017-6pm EDT Apr 4, 2017
 
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