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Severe Thunderstorms for the Midwest, Monsoon in the Southwest, Heat Continues in Southern and Central U.S on Wednesday

Strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible Wednesday in portions of the Midwest. Heavy rain, hail and damaging winds will all be possible, but a tornado cannot be ruled out either. The monsoonal flash flood threat remains in the Desert Southwest and Southern Rockies. Hot temperatures continue in the Southern Plains and Mississippi Valley. Heat Advisories are in effect. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lexington Blue Grass Airport (KLEX)

Lat: 38.03°NLon: 84.61°WElev: 955ft.

Fair

66°F

19°C

Humidity 81%
Wind Speed E 7 mph
Barometer 30.15 in (1020.0 mb)
Dewpoint 60°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 26 Jul 3:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NW Richmond KY

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 89. Light and variable wind.

    Sunny

    High: 89 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. Light and variable wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 71 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. South wind 6 to 8 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 70. Southwest wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 70 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Northwest wind 6 to 8 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 61 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 78.

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 58.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 58 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 81.

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 89. Light and variable wind.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. Light and variable wind.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. South wind 6 to 8 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 70. Southwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Northwest wind 6 to 8 mph. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 78.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 58.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 81.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 83.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 63.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 84.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NW Richmond KY
 37.78°N 84.32°W (Elev. 915 ft)
3:30 am EDT Jul 26, 2017
4am EDT Jul 26, 2017-6pm EDT Aug 1, 2017
 
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