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Heavy rain and severe weather will exacerbate ongoing flooding in the central and southern U.S.

Additional heavy rain will increase the threat of flooding in the central and southern U.S. this weekend. There is a High Risk of excessive rainfall for parts of ArkLaTex, as well as the Mid-Mississippi and Lower Ohio River Valleys on Saturday. Severe thunderstorms, some of which could include significant tornadoes and very large hail, are also possible on Saturday for much of the same area. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lexington Blue Grass Airport (KLEX)

Lat: 38.03°NLon: 84.61°WElev: 955ft.

Light Rain Fog/Mist

56°F

13°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.06 in (1017.5 mb)
Dewpoint 53°F (12°C)
Visibility 2.50 mi
Last update 24 Feb 7:54 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Lexington, Blue Grass Airport KY

Flood Watch until February 25, 07:00am
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Flood Watch
  •  
    Flood Watch until February 25, 07:00am

    NOW until
    7:00am Sun

    Flood Watch

  • Today

    Today: Showers before 1pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between 1pm and 4pm, then showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  High near 66. East wind around 8 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers then
    Heavy Rain

    High: 66 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms before 4am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 4am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Low around 52. Breezy, with a south wind 9 to 14 mph increasing to 17 to 22 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 33 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Breezy

    Low: 52 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of thunderstorms before 7am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 58. West wind 9 to 17 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 58 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 37. West wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 37 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 59. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 59 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 33.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 33 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 64.

    Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 47 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers before 1pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between 1pm and 4pm, then showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. High near 66. East wind around 8 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms before 4am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 4am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Low around 52. Breezy, with a south wind 9 to 14 mph increasing to 17 to 22 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 33 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Sunday
A chance of thunderstorms before 7am. Partly sunny, with a high near 58. West wind 9 to 17 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 37. West wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 59. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 33.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 64.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Wednesday
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 63. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 51. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 52.
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Point Forecast:
Lexington, Blue Grass Airport KY
 38.06°N 84.6°W (Elev. 899 ft)
7:31 am EST Feb 24, 2018
8am EST Feb 24, 2018-6pm EST Mar 2, 2018
 
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