Severe Thunderstorm and Flash Flood Risk from the Central Plains into the Midwest; Heat Wave Continues in the Southeast

A Slight to Enhanced Risk of severe thunderstorms is forecast this Memorial Day from the central High Plains east into the Midwest states with threats for large hail, damaging winds, and possibly a few tornadoes. There is also a risk for heavy rain and flash flooding for these areas. In the Southeast, record high temperatures remain possible through at least Wednesday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lexington Blue Grass Airport (KLEX)

Lat: 38.03°NLon: 84.61°WElev: 955ft.

Fog/Mist

68°F

20°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.07 in (1017.7 mb)
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Last update 27 May 6:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Cynthiana KY

Dense Fog Advisory until May 27, 09:00am
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    Dense Fog Advisory until May 27, 09:00am

    NOW until
    9:00am Mon

    Dense Fog Advisory

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Areas of dense fog before 9am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.

    Areas Dense
    Fog then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. South wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 87. Southwest wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 2am and 5am, then a slight chance of showers after 5am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Clear
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Southwest wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then a slight chance of showers between 2am and 5am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 82.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 62 °F

Detailed Forecast

Memorial Day
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Areas of dense fog before 9am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. South wind 6 to 8 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 87. Southwest wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 2am and 5am, then a slight chance of showers after 5am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Southwest wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Southwest wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then a slight chance of showers between 2am and 5am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 82.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
Cynthiana KY
 38.38°N 84.29°W (Elev. 801 ft)
6:31 am EDT May 27, 2019
7am EDT May 27, 2019-6pm EDT Jun 2, 2019
 
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