Heavy Rainfall Over Northwest Gulf; Severe Thunderstorms Possible in Northeast/Mid-Atlantic Saturday

Excessive rain over southeast Texas and southwest Louisiana through this evening is threatening the area with a potential for flash, urban, and small stream flooding. Isolated to scattered severe thunderstorms capable of producing damaging winds and marginally severe hail should occur Saturday across parts of the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lexington Blue Grass Airport (KLEX)

Lat: 38.03°NLon: 84.61°WElev: 955ft.

A Few Clouds

95°F

35°C

Humidity 40%
Wind Speed W 14 G 23 mph
Barometer 30.02 in (1015.2 mb)
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index99°F (37°C)
Last update 1 Jul 3:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Lexington KY

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Southwest wind around 9 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 10pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. Southwest wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 11am and 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Northwest wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 88 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Light and variable wind.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 11am and 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 86. East wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 86 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 70.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Independence
    Day

    Independence Day: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then a slight chance of showers.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 8am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Southwest wind around 9 mph.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. Southwest wind 6 to 9 mph.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 11am and 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Northwest wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Light and variable wind.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 11am and 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. East wind 3 to 6 mph.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Independence Day
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then a slight chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
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Point Forecast:
Lexington KY
 38.05°N 84.46°W (Elev. 1027 ft)
3:30 pm EDT Jul 1, 2022
4pm EDT Jul 1, 2022-6pm EDT Jul 8, 2022
 
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