Powerful Storm To Produce Widespread Hazards This Weekend

A powerful storm will track from the central Plains to the Great Lakes this weekend. This large system will produce several hazards across the Eastern two-thirds of the country; severe storms w/ damaging winds and tornadoes in the TN and Lower MS Valleys, rain and continued flood threat for the OH and TN Valleys and heavy snow w/ blizzard conditions from the central Plains to Upper MS Valley. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lexington Blue Grass Airport (KLEX)

Lat: 38.03°NLon: 84.61°WElev: 955ft.

Fair

44°F

7°C

Humidity 58%
Wind Speed E 9 mph
Barometer 30.24 in (1024.3 mb)
Dewpoint 30°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill39°F (4°C)
Last update 22 Feb 8:54 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Lexington KY

Flash Flood Watch February 23, 01:00am until February 24, 01:00am
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Flash Flood Watch
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely, mainly after 4am.  Cloudy, with a low around 42. East wind 8 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 42 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  High near 61. Southeast wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 61 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then showers likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Low around 48. Breezy, with a south wind 14 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Breezy

    Low: 48 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 51. Breezy, with a west wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 48 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds and
    Breezy

    High: 51 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 26. West wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 26 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 43.

    Sunny

    High: 43 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 26.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 26 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 46.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 46 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 31.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 31 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers likely, mainly after 4am. Cloudy, with a low around 42. East wind 8 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Saturday
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. High near 61. Southeast wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Saturday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then showers likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Low around 48. Breezy, with a south wind 14 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 51. Breezy, with a west wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 48 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 26. West wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 43.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 26.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 46.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 31.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 46.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Lexington KY
 38.05°N 84.46°W (Elev. 1027 ft)
9:31 pm EST Feb 22, 2019
9pm EST Feb 22, 2019-6pm EST Mar 1, 2019
 
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