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Severe Weather and Flash Flooding Possible Across Parts of the South; Heavy Snows in the West

Strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible over the couple of days along the central Gulf Coast and portions of the southeast. Storms may contain damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes. Meanwhile, more storms will bring heavy rain, with heavy snow in the mountains to California and the southern Rockies. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Frankfort, Capital City Airport (KFFT)

Lat: 38.18°NLon: 84.9°WElev: 804ft.

Fair

55°F

13°C

Humidity 80%
Wind Speed S 6 mph
Barometer 29.74 in (1006.9 mb)
Dewpoint 49°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill54°F (12°C)
Last update 21 Jan 8:53 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Frankfort KY

  • Today

    Today: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. South wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 67 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. South wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 50 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 7am and 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 62. Southeast wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 62 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 48. Light and variable wind becoming northwest 5 to 9 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 48 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers likely, mainly before 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 52. Northwest wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 52 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 40.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 40 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 49.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 49 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 57.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 57 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. South wind 6 to 8 mph.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. South wind 3 to 5 mph.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 7am and 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 62. Southeast wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 48. Light and variable wind becoming northwest 5 to 9 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Monday
Showers likely, mainly before 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 52. Northwest wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 40.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 49.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 57.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Thursday
A slight chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
A slight chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
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Point Forecast:
Frankfort KY
 38.21°N 84.87°W (Elev. 469 ft)
8:30 am EST Jan 21, 2017
9am EST Jan 21, 2017-6pm EST Jan 27, 2017
 
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