Dangerous heat and humidity from the central U.S. to East Coast this weekend

Hot and very humid conditions will push the heat index to well over 100 degrees across a large portion of the central and eastern U.S. Excessive Heat Warnings and Heat Advisories are in effect for much of the Plains, Miss. Valley, Midwest, Ohio Valley, Mid-Atlantic and southern states. Be very cautious if you must do outdoor activities in these areas during the afternoon and evening this weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Frankfort, Capital City Airport (KFFT)

Lat: 38.18°NLon: 84.9°WElev: 804ft.

Fair

91°F

33°C

Humidity 50%
Wind Speed NW 3 mph
Barometer 29.95 in (1013.2 mb)
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index97°F (36°C)
Last update 23 Jul 6:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Frankfort KY

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Patchy fog after 4am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 73. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms then
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 73 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Areas of fog before 7am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 102. Calm wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Areas Fog
    then Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Isolated showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Southwest wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 101. West wind 3 to 6 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 88. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 89.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Patchy fog after 4am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 73. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Areas of fog before 7am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 102. Calm wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Southwest wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 101. West wind 3 to 6 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 88. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 89.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 86.
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Point Forecast:
Frankfort KY
 38.21°N 84.87°W (Elev. 469 ft)
6:30 pm EDT Jul 23, 2016
7pm EDT Jul 23, 2016-6pm EDT Jul 30, 2016
 
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