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Heavy Rainfall Possible Over Portions of the Gulf Coast and Southeast

Unsettled weather will continue across the Southeast and Gulf Coast with periodic showers and thunderstorms through at least Wednesday. Rainfall amounts may exceed three inches in some locales. Elsewhere, a few severe thunderstorms are possible for the Ohio Valley and central Plains through Tuesday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lexington Blue Grass Airport (KLEX)

Lat: 38.03°NLon: 84.61°WElev: 955ft.

Thunderstorm Rain Fog/Mist

68°F

20°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed W 3 mph
Barometer 30.08 in (1017.8 mb)
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Last update 21 May 11:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Lexington KY

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then isolated showers between 2am and 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Light and variable wind.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Isolated showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Southwest wind 6 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then a chance of showers between 11pm and 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Southwest wind around 6 mph becoming northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 63 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. North wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 60. Northeast wind around 6 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 60 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 82.

    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 62.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 62 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then isolated showers between 2am and 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Isolated showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Southwest wind 6 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then a chance of showers between 11pm and 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Southwest wind around 6 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. North wind 3 to 6 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60. Northeast wind around 6 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 82.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62.
Friday
A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 85.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Memorial Day
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82.
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Point Forecast:
Lexington KY
 38.05°N 84.46°W (Elev. 1027 ft)
12:25 am EDT May 22, 2018
12am EDT May 22, 2018-6pm EDT May 27, 2018
 
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