Severe Thunderstorms And Locally Heavy Rainfall Possible Over Portions Of The Plains

A few severe thunderstorms will be possible over portions of the Plains and Upper Midwest on Tuesday. In addition, locally heavy rainfall and flooding could pose a concern for low lying, urban, and poor drainage areas.
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Current conditions at

Lexington Blue Grass Airport (KLEX)

Lat: 38.03°NLon: 84.61°WElev: 955ft.

Fair

79°F

26°C

Humidity 58%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.04 in (1016.3 mb)
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index81°F (27°C)
Last update 31 May 9:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles SE Lexington KY

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. East wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. East wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Light and variable wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Light south wind.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Southwest wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 81 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 78.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 78.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. East wind 3 to 6 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. East wind 3 to 5 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Light and variable wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the morning.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Light south wind.
Thursday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Southwest wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 78.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 78.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 76.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles SE Lexington KY
 38°N 84.41°W (Elev. 1007 ft)
10:30 am EDT May 31, 2016
10am EDT May 31, 2016-6pm EDT Jun 6, 2016
 
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