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Severe weather threat continues Saturday from the Mid-Mississippi Valley into the South and Southeast

The severe weather threat will continue on Saturday from portions of the Mid-Mississippi Valley across the Ohio and Tennessee Valleys into the Gulf Coast and southeastern states. The Storm Prediction Center is forecasting supercells with very large hail, damaging winds and strong tornadoes. Those in these regions need to remain weather-aware throughout the day Saturday.
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Overcast

55°F

13°C

Humidity 45%
Wind Speed E 5 mph
Barometer 29.91 in (1012.5 mb)
Dewpoint 34°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill 54°F (12°C)
Last update on 24 Apr 11:54 pm EDT

Current conditions at

Lexington, Blue Grass Airport (KLEX)

Lat: 38.04°N Lon: 84.61°W Elev: 978ft.

For More Weather Information:

Louisville, KY Local Forecast Office

4 Miles SE Lexington KY

7 Day Forecast

  • Overnight

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 48 °F

  • Saturday

    Severe Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 90%

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 63 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Severe Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 48 °F

  • Sunday

    Scattered Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 60 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 40 °F

  • Monday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 59 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Tuesday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3am. Cloudy, with a low around 48. East wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly before 5pm, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Some of the storms could be severe. High near 63. Southeast wind 8 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Periods of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am. Some storms could be severe, with large hail and damaging winds. Low around 48. South wind 5 to 8 mph becoming light and variable. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Sunday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 8am, then a slight chance of showers between 8am and 2pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 60. North wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 40. North wind 6 to 8 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 59.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 63.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 63.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 67.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.

ABOUT THIS FORECAST

Point Forecast: 4 Miles SE Lexington KY
 38°N 84.41°W (Elev. 1007 ft)
Last Update: 12:12 am EDT Apr 25, 2015
Forecast Valid: 1am EDT Apr 25, 2015-6pm EDT May 1, 2015
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