Extreme Fire Weather Threat in Southern California; Chilly Weather for Much of U.S.; Heavy Rain in South Plains

Cold, Canadian air will cause Santa Ana winds to develop across southern California for extreme fire weather threats early this week, and critical Fire Weather threats through mid-week. This cold air is also plunging much of the U.S. below to much below normal temperatures, especially, across the High Plains. Heavy rains continue across the South Plains as moist air rides over this cold front. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Paducah, Barkley Regional Airport (KPAH)

Lat: 37.06°NLon: 88.77°WElev: 410ft.

Overcast

51°F

11°C

Humidity 86%
Wind Speed N 15 G 24 mph
Barometer 30.20 in (1022.5 mb)
Dewpoint 47°F (8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill46°F (8°C)
Last update 15 Oct 9:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Benton KY

  • Today

    Today: Rain, mainly before 4pm.  Temperature falling to around 49 by 3pm. North wind 8 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Rain

    High: 57 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly before 7pm.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 40. North wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Chance Rain
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 40 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 54. North northeast wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 54 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 42. Light west wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 61. Light west northwest wind becoming north 5 to 9 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 61 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 38. North wind around 7 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 38 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 57. East northeast wind around 7 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 57 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 42. East northeast wind around 6 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. Light and variable wind becoming south southwest around 6 mph in the morning.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 56 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Rain, mainly before 4pm. Temperature falling to around 49 by 3pm. North wind 8 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly before 7pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 40. North wind 6 to 9 mph.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 54. North northeast wind 3 to 6 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 42. Light west wind.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 61. Light west northwest wind becoming north 5 to 9 mph in the morning.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 38. North wind around 7 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 57. East northeast wind around 7 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 42. East northeast wind around 6 mph.
Friday
Showers likely, mainly after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. Light and variable wind becoming south southwest around 6 mph in the morning.
Friday Night
Showers, mainly before 2am. Cloudy, with a low around 46. West wind around 6 mph.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 59. West wind 6 to 9 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 39. North northwest wind 6 to 8 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 53. North wind around 8 mph.
Click Map For Forecast
Point Forecast:
Benton KY
 36.84°N 88.36°W
9:17 am CDT Oct 15, 2018
10am CDT Oct 15, 2018-6pm CDT Oct 21, 2018
 
Get as KML Get as XML

Additional Resources

Radar & Satellite Image

Link to Local Radar Data Link to Satellite Data

Hourly Weather Forecast

National Digital Forecast Database