Heavy Rainfall And Severe Weather Potential From The Great Lakes and Ohio Valley to South Central Plains; Western Fire Weather Threats Remain Elevated

A low pressure system and front moving through the Mississippi Valley may yield heavy to excessive rainfall and the threat for some severe thunderstorms from parts of the Great Lakes and Ohio Valley to South Central Plains. Fire weather threats will remain elevated across the Northwest into the northern Rockies, as a system from the Pacific moves into and through the area over the next few days. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Fort Campbell U. S. Army Airfield (KHOP)

Lat: 36.67°NLon: 87.5°WElev: 571ft.

A Few Clouds

86°F

30°C

Humidity 66%
Wind Speed SW 15 mph
Barometer 30.00 in (1015.5 mb)
Dewpoint 73°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index93°F (34°C)
Last update 16 Aug 3:56 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Hopkinsville KY

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 88. South southwest wind around 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. South southwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light south  in the evening.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 70 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. West northwest wind around 6 mph.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 68 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming north northeast around 5 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. Light and variable wind.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. South southwest wind 5 to 9 mph.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 85 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. South southwest wind around 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. South southwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light south in the evening.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. West northwest wind around 6 mph.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming north northeast around 5 mph.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. Light and variable wind.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. South southwest wind 5 to 9 mph.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. West southwest wind around 9 mph.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. North northwest wind 5 to 8 mph.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. North northwest wind 5 to 7 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Hopkinsville KY
 36.85°N 87.49°W
4:15 pm CDT Aug 16, 2018
4pm CDT Aug 16, 2018-6pm CDT Aug 22, 2018
 
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