Critical Fire Weather Threats in the West; Storms in the High Plains; Flash Flood Risk in the Mid-Atlantic

Critical fire weather conditions persist across portions of the Northwest, Northern Rockies and Great Basin. Severe thunderstorms with large hail and a few strong gusts are possible across parts of the northern and central Plains. Heavy rainfall brings a flash flooding risk to the Mid-Atlantic. Heat builds in the Southwest into California this week. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lexington Blue Grass Airport (KLEX)

Lat: 38.03°NLon: 84.61°WElev: 955ft.

Fair

68°F

20°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.05 in (1016.7 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Last update 12 Aug 5:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Lexington KYSimilar City Names

  • Today

    Today: Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Light and variable wind.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. North wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 71 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 88. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Light east wind.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 9am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. Light east wind.  New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 9am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 3am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Light and variable wind.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. North wind 3 to 5 mph.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 88. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Light east wind.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. Light east wind. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 3am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
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Point Forecast:
Lexington KYSimilar City Names
 38.05°N 84.46°W (Elev. 1027 ft)
5:30 am EDT Aug 12, 2020
6am EDT Aug 12, 2020-6pm EDT Aug 18, 2020
 
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