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Moderate Risk Severe Thunderstorms in the Tennessee Valley on Thursday

Severe weather is expected to shift slightly east into the Tennessee and lower Ohio Valleys Thursday. The greatest risk of severe thunderstorms is forecast for northern Alabama, western Tennessee, and the far southwestern portions of Kentucky. Very large hail, damaging winds, and tornadoes can be expected. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lexington Blue Grass Airport (KLEX)

Lat: 38.03°NLon: 84.61°WElev: 955ft.

Fair

53°F

12°C

Humidity 72%
Wind Speed SE 12 mph
Barometer 29.93 in (1013.3 mb)
Dewpoint 44°F (7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill49°F (9°C)
Last update 30 Mar 2:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Ford KY

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. East wind around 6 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. South wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8pm. Some of the storms could be severe.  Low around 55. South wind 9 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 55 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 60. Southwest wind 7 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 60 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. West wind around 9 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 44 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 59.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 59 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 52 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. East wind around 6 mph.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. South wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8pm. Some of the storms could be severe. Low around 55. South wind 9 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Friday
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 60. Southwest wind 7 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. West wind around 9 mph.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 59.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Monday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 68. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a low around 54. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 70.
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Point Forecast:
Ford KY
 37.91°N 84.28°W (Elev. 853 ft)
2:31 am EDT Mar 30, 2017
3am EDT Mar 30, 2017-6pm EDT Apr 5, 2017
 
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