Severe thunderstorms and heavy rain for portions of the southern U.S.

A storm system will produce scattered severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rain stretching from the Southern Plains to the Gulf Coast and lower Miss. Valley on Friday. Large hail, locally damaging winds and flash flooding will be the main threats. This activity will continue into Saturday.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lexington Blue Grass Airport (KLEX)

Lat: 38.03°NLon: 84.61°WElev: 955ft.

Fair

65°F

18°C

Humidity 51%
Wind Speed NW 5 mph
Barometer 29.95 in (1013.7 mb)
Dewpoint 46°F (8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 28 Apr 10:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles SW Lexington KY

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 54. West wind around 6 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 54 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. West wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 56. Light and variable wind becoming east 5 to 7 mph in the evening.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 56 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 8am.  Cloudy, with a high near 73. East wind 6 to 8 mph becoming south in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 73 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 62 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 73 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 54 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 67.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 67 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 48 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 54. West wind around 6 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. West wind 3 to 6 mph.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 56. Light and variable wind becoming east 5 to 7 mph in the evening.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 8am. Cloudy, with a high near 73. East wind 6 to 8 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 67.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 68.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles SW Lexington KY
 37.99°N 84.52°W (Elev. 1007 ft)
10:30 pm EDT Apr 28, 2016
11pm EDT Apr 28, 2016-6pm EDT May 5, 2016
 
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