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Extreme Fire Weather Conditions in the Desert Southwest on Thursday

Strong winds, low relative humidity, and dry ground conditions increase the threat for wildfire activity in the Desert Southwest, Great Basin, Central/Southern High Plains and Southeast on Thursday. The greatest concern is in New Mexico and Arizona, where winds of 30 to 40 mph (with gusts up to 50 to 60 mph) and an extremely dry air mass will fuel Extreme-level fire weather conditions. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lexington Blue Grass Airport (KLEX)

Lat: 38.03°NLon: 84.61°WElev: 955ft.

Overcast

40°F

4°C

Humidity 65%
Wind Speed NW 17 G 24 mph
Barometer 30.14 in (1020.7 mb)
Dewpoint 29°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill31°F (-1°C)
Last update 19 Apr 9:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Lexington KYSimilar City Names

Freeze Warning April 20, 01:00am until April 20, 10:00am
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Freeze Warning
  • Today

    Today: Cloudy early, then gradual clearing, with a high near 50. North wind 11 to 13 mph.

    Gradual
    Clearing

    High: 50 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Widespread frost, mainly after 4am.  Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 31. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    then Frost

    Low: 31 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Widespread frost, mainly before 9am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 58. North wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Frost then
    Sunny

    High: 58 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Areas of frost after 4am.  Otherwise, clear, with a low around 35. Northeast wind around 7 mph.

    Clear then
    Areas Frost

    Low: 35 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Areas of frost before 8am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 62. East wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Areas Frost
    then Sunny

    High: 62 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 64.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 64.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Cloudy early, then gradual clearing, with a high near 50. North wind 11 to 13 mph.
Tonight
Widespread frost, mainly after 4am. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 31. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph.
Friday
Widespread frost, mainly before 9am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 58. North wind 5 to 8 mph.
Friday Night
Areas of frost after 4am. Otherwise, clear, with a low around 35. Northeast wind around 7 mph.
Saturday
Areas of frost before 8am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 62. East wind 7 to 9 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 64.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 64.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64.
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Point Forecast:
Lexington KYSimilar City Names
 38.05°N 84.46°W (Elev. 1027 ft)
9:30 am EDT Apr 19, 2018
10am EDT Apr 19, 2018-6pm EDT Apr 25, 2018
 
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