Severe Thunderstorms Possible for the Great Lakes into Ohio Valley; Heavy to Excessive Rainfall Over the Southern Plains

Severe thunderstorms will race along a cold front from the Upper Mississippi Valley into the Great Lakes and Ohio Valley with the main threat being damaging winds. The tail end of this front will possibly produce heavy to excessive rainfall across the southern Plains into the Lower Mississippi Valley through Saturday. Finally, Major-to-record river flooding continues across the Carolinas. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Ashland Regional Airport (KDWU)

Lat: 38.55°NLon: 82.74°WElev: 545ft.

Fair

72°F

22°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed E 3 mph
Barometer 30.06 in (1017.6 mb)
Dewpoint 71°F (22°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Last update 21 Sep 3:56 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles NNE Grayson KY

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 88. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Light and variable wind becoming north 5 to 9 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 61 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. North wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 72 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers likely, mainly after 4am.  Cloudy, with a low around 58. Northeast wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 58 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely, mainly before 9am.  Cloudy, with a high near 70. Northeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 70 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely, mainly after 3am.  Cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 61 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 74. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 74 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 63 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers before 1pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 1pm and 3pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 79 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 88. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Light and variable wind becoming north 5 to 9 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. North wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Showers likely, mainly after 4am. Cloudy, with a low around 58. Northeast wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Sunday
Showers likely, mainly before 9am. Cloudy, with a high near 70. Northeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Showers likely, mainly after 3am. Cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Monday
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 74. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers before 1pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 1pm and 3pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm, then showers after 2am. Low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 74.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles NNE Grayson KY
 38.4°N 82.92°W (Elev. 591 ft)
3:38 am EDT Sep 21, 2018
4am EDT Sep 21, 2018-6pm EDT Sep 27, 2018
 
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