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Severe Weather and Flooding From Portions of the Plains to the Mid-Atlantic

A potent spring storm system with abundant moisture will bring a chance of significant severe weather and heavy rain today into tonight. Damaging winds, large hail, and a couple of tornadoes will be possible across the Tennessee Valley, middle Ohio Valley, and portions of the Mid-Atlantic. Heavy rain and flooding are possible from the Ozarks to the Tennessee Valley. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lexington Blue Grass Airport (KLEX)

Lat: 38.03°NLon: 84.61°WElev: 955ft.

Overcast

71°F

22°C

Humidity 73%
Wind Speed SW 8 mph
Barometer 29.90 in (1011.6 mb)
Dewpoint 62°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 27 May 7:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles SE Lexington KY

Flash Flood Watch May 27, 02:00pm until May 29, 12:00am
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Flash Flood Watch
  • Today

    Today: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 5pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 5pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Southwest wind 7 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 79 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Southwest wind 6 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 61 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. West wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind 3 to 6 mph.
Sunday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 5pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Southwest wind 7 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Southwest wind 6 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Memorial Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. West wind 6 to 8 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Tuesday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
Thursday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 75.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles SE Lexington KY
 38°N 84.41°W (Elev. 1007 ft)
7:30 am EDT May 27, 2017
8am EDT May 27, 2017-6pm EDT Jun 2, 2017
 
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