Active Weather Pattern To Persist Over The Eastern U.S Through Midweek

A slow moving low pressure system will bring rounds of showers and thunderstorms from the Middle Atlantic to the Southeast U.S over the next couple of days. Some of the storms could be severe especially over the Southeast. Locally heavy rainfall could pose a risk for flooding of low lying and poor drainage areas.
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Current conditions at

Lexington Blue Grass Airport (KLEX)

Lat: 38.03°NLon: 84.61°WElev: 955ft.

Overcast

57°F

14°C

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed N 7 mph
Barometer 29.88 in (1011.7 mb)
Dewpoint 49°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 3 May 7:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Lexington, Blue Grass Airport KY

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Isolated showers before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Northwest wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 49 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm.  High near 61. Southwest wind 7 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms then
    Showers

    High: 61 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 11pm, then scattered showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Northwest wind 7 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 42 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. Northwest wind 7 to 11 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 58 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 45. Northwest wind 7 to 10 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    Low: 45 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 70.

    Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 52.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 52 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 80.

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 56 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Isolated showers before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Northwest wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. High near 61. Southwest wind 7 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 11pm, then scattered showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Northwest wind 7 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. Northwest wind 7 to 11 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 45. Northwest wind 7 to 10 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 70.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 52.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 80.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 72.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 78.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 79.
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Point Forecast:
Lexington, Blue Grass Airport KY
 38.06°N 84.6°W (Elev. 899 ft)
7:30 pm EDT May 3, 2016
8pm EDT May 3, 2016-6pm EDT May 10, 2016
 
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