Heavy rain expected across the Mid-Atlantic region and central Appalachians.

Heavy rainfall is possible over portions of the eastern United States today, with the highest risk across the Mid-Atlantic and central Appalachians. Click the "Read More" link for excessive rainfall forecasts from the Weather Prediction Center. Afternoon showers and thunderstorms are possible over portions of the Southwest and southern Rockies through Friday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lexington Blue Grass Airport (KLEX)

Lat: 38.03°NLon: 84.61°WElev: 955ft.

Overcast

63°F

17°C

Humidity 65%
Wind Speed N 6 mph
Barometer 30.07 in (1017.9 mb)
Dewpoint 51°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 29 Sep 5:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NW Richmond KY

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. North wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 49 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Scattered showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. Southwest wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    Showers then
    Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 67 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Isolated showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Light and variable wind.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms then
    Isolated
    Showers

    Low: 50 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. Southwest wind 3 to 8 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 70 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Light southwest wind.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 51 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 74.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 74 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 54.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 54 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. North wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
Scattered showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. Southwest wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. Southwest wind 3 to 8 mph.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Light southwest wind.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 74.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 79.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 81.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NW Richmond KY
 37.78°N 84.32°W (Elev. 915 ft)
6:30 pm EDT Sep 29, 2016
6pm EDT Sep 29, 2016-6pm EDT Oct 6, 2016
 
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