On July 7, 2015, NWS implemented changes to the icons depicted on all of its point-forecast pages. Changes include new icon images with increased clarity, 6-hour increments for rapidly changing weather and new color blocks to highlight forecast hazards.

A page depicting all of the new icon images can be accessed here: www.weather.gov/forecast-icons

Changes to the icons were based on analysis of 6,700 public comments collected in 2014. Also, many of these changes are based on the results of a research project led by the National Center for Atmospheric Research.

Users are encouraged to continue to provide comments regarding these changes via email at icons@noaa.gov. NWS will continue to analyze incoming feedback and refine the icons as necessary. Any substantial change to the icons will be facilitated through the NWS public comment/review process.

Heat continues across parts of central, eastern U.S.

Higher-than-normal temperatures will continue across parts of the central and eastern U.S. on Thursday with afternoon highs reaching 20-25 degrees above normal for some locations. One of the warmest areas will be the northern Plains, where high temperatures could reach 100 degrees. Remember to limit time spent outside during excessive heat and take proper precautions to avoid heat-related illness.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Frankfort, Capital City Airport (KFFT)

Lat: 38.18°NLon: 84.9°WElev: 804ft.

Fair

90°F

32°C

Humidity 41%
Wind Speed W 5 mph
Barometer 29.96 in (1013.6 mb)
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index91°F (33°C)
Last update 3 Sep 4:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles E Taylorsville KY

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Light and variable wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Light and variable wind.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 89 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Light east wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. East wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 91 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. East wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 70 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 90 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

  • Labor
    Day

    Labor Day: Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 89 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Light and variable wind.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Light and variable wind.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Light east wind.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. East wind 3 to 5 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. East wind 3 to 5 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Labor Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 87.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles E Taylorsville KY
 38.03°N 85.26°W (Elev. 699 ft)
5:30 pm EDT Sep 3, 2015
5pm EDT Sep 3, 2015-6pm EDT Sep 10, 2015
 
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