Powerful Storm to Impact the West; Fire Weather Concerns for Areas of the Plains

A powerful winter storm is underway across the west bringing heavy higher elevation mountain snow, dangerous blizzard for the Sierra Nevada Mountains, damaging winds, hazardous sea conditions and cold temperatures to much of the West through this weekend. Meanwhile, critical fire weather concerns increase this weekend for portions of the central and southern High Plains. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Fort Campbell U. S. Army Airfield (KHOP)

Lat: 36.67°NLon: 87.5°WElev: 571ft.

Light Drizzle

38°F

3°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed SE 6 mph
Barometer 30.23 in (1024.2 mb)
Dewpoint 35°F (2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill33°F (1°C)
Last update 1 Mar 6:55 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Dawson Springs KY

  • Today

    Today: A 50 percent chance of rain, mainly before 3pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 49. South southeast wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Chance Rain

    High: 49 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of rain before midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 43. South southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Slight Chance
    Rain then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 64. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    High: 64 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 48. South southeast wind around 6 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 48 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. South wind 6 to 11 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. South wind 9 to 13 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of rain and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 75. South wind 10 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 75 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Rain and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. South wind 15 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Rain

    Low: 55 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain likely and possibly a thunderstorm before noon, then a chance of rain and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. South wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Rain Likely

    High: 66 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 50 percent chance of rain, mainly before 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 49. South southeast wind 5 to 7 mph.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of rain before midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 43. South southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 64. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 48. South southeast wind around 6 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. South wind 6 to 11 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. South wind 9 to 13 mph.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of rain and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 75. South wind 10 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Monday Night
Rain and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. South wind 15 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Tuesday
Rain likely and possibly a thunderstorm before noon, then a chance of rain and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. South wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. South wind around 11 mph becoming north after midnight.
Wednesday
A chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 60. North northeast wind around 11 mph.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. Northeast wind around 11 mph.
Thursday
A chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 63. Northeast wind around 11 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Dawson Springs KY
 37.17°N 87.69°W
4:46 am CST Mar 1, 2024
7am CST Mar 1, 2024-6pm CST Mar 7, 2024
 
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