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Heavy Rain and Flooding, and Significant Wintry Impacts for the Central U.S.

A strong frontal boundary slowing as it moves into the central U.S. will tap into deep moisture to produce heavy rain and flooding, and a significant ice storm. Rain totals up to 7 inches, with isolated higher amounts, will be possible. Significant icing up to a third of an inch may occur in the central Plains and Middle Missouri Valley. Continued cold weather with snow to low elevations out west. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lexington Blue Grass Airport (KLEX)

Lat: 38.03°NLon: 84.61°WElev: 955ft.

A Few Clouds and Breezy

78°F

26°C

Humidity 42%
Wind Speed S 22 G 33 mph
Barometer 30.17 in (1020.9 mb)
Dewpoint 53°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index79°F (26°C)
Last update 20 Feb 1:54 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Ford KY

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Partly sunny, with a high near 81. South wind around 18 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 62 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  High near 70. South wind 9 to 15 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 29 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers

    High: 70 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 45. Northeast wind 8 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 45 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers.  High near 56. Northeast wind 6 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 56 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers likely, mainly after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 51. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 51 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 72. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 72 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers.  Low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 57 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  High near 71. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers

    High: 71 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Partly sunny, with a high near 81. South wind around 18 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Wednesday
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. High near 70. South wind 9 to 15 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 45. Northeast wind 8 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Thursday
Showers. High near 56. Northeast wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
Showers likely, mainly after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 51. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 72. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday Night
Showers. Low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Saturday
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. High near 71. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Saturday Night
Showers. Low around 53. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 63.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 59.
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Point Forecast:
Ford KY
 37.91°N 84.28°W (Elev. 853 ft)
1:31 pm EST Feb 20, 2018
2pm EST Feb 20, 2018-6pm EST Feb 26, 2018
 
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