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

A storm system in the Ohio Valley will produce scattered severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rain stretching from the Southern Plains eastward through the Gulf Coast and Southeast on Thursday. Large hail and locally damaging winds will be the main threats. This activity will continue into Friday.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Frankfort, Capital City Airport (KFFT)

Lat: 38.18°NLon: 84.9°WElev: 804ft.

Mostly Cloudy

80°F

27°C

Humidity 45%
Wind Speed W 12 mph
Barometer 29.82 in (1009.0 mb)
Dewpoint 57°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 28 Apr 4:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles E Taylorsville KY

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Isolated showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. West wind around 13 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 53. West wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 53 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. Calm wind becoming west around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. North wind 5 to 7 mph becoming east after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 57 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 8am.  High near 72. Southeast wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 72 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 61 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 75 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 53 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 68.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 68 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. West wind around 13 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 53. West wind 5 to 8 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. Calm wind becoming west around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. North wind 5 to 7 mph becoming east after midnight.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 8am. High near 72. Southeast wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a low around 61. 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 75. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 68.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 70.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles E Taylorsville KY
 38.03°N 85.26°W (Elev. 699 ft)
4:30 pm EDT Apr 28, 2016
5pm EDT Apr 28, 2016-6pm EDT May 5, 2016
 
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