Potential For Heavy Rainfall, Flooding, And Severe Weather Over The Central Part Of The Country Over The Holiday Weekend

A slow moving low pressure system will bring the potential for several rounds of heavy rainfall over the weekend. The potential exists for flooding of low lying and poor drainage areas. Severe thunderstorms will also be possible. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lexington Blue Grass Airport (KLEX)

Lat: 38.03°NLon: 84.61°WElev: 955ft.

Fair

64°F

18°C

Humidity 73%
Wind Speed N 6 mph
Barometer 30.09 in (1018.2 mb)
Dewpoint 55°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 2 Jul 2:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles SW Lexington KY

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly clear, with a low around 61. North wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 61 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Northeast wind around 6 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. North wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8am.  Cloudy, with a high near 80. East wind 3 to 6 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a low around 68. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 68 °F

  • Independence
    Day

    Independence Day: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 82 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 70 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a low around 61. North wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Northeast wind around 6 mph.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. North wind 3 to 5 mph.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8am. Cloudy, with a high near 80. East wind 3 to 6 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a low around 68. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Independence Day
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 87.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 91.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 73.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles SW Lexington KY
 37.99°N 84.52°W (Elev. 1007 ft)
2:30 am EDT Jul 2, 2016
3am EDT Jul 2, 2016-6pm EDT Jul 8, 2016
 
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