Severe Thunderstorm and Fire Weather Threats in the Central U.S. Today; Strong Storm in Western Alaska

There is an Enhanced Risk (Level 3 of 5) for severe thunderstorms today with threats for significant severe hail and tornado potential over southern Iowa into northern Missouri and west-central Illinois. Elevated to critical fire weather is possible today due to gusty winds and dry conditions over parts of the southern High Plains and northeastern Montana. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Louisville Muhammad Ali International Airport (KSDF)

Lat: 38.17°NLon: 85.74°WElev: 500ft.

Overcast

71°F

22°C

Humidity 73%
Wind Speed SE 12 mph
Barometer 30.02 in (1016.0 mb)
Dewpoint 62°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 16 Apr 9:56 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Louisville KYSimilar City Names

  • Today

    Today: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before noon.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 83. South wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am.  Low around 64. South wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers

    Low: 64 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 7am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 7am and 2pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    High: 80 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8pm and 2am.  Mostly clear, with a low around 56. West wind 7 to 14 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 then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 56 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Southwest wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 84 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 8pm.  Low around 58. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers

    Low: 58 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 8am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 8am and 2pm.  High near 70. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 70 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 48 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before noon. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 83. South wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am. Low around 64. South wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 7am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 7am and 2pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8pm and 2am. Mostly clear, with a low around 56. West wind 7 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Southwest wind 3 to 6 mph.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 8pm. Low around 58. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 8am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 8am and 2pm. High near 70. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 61.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 66.
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Point Forecast:
Louisville KYSimilar City Names
 38.22°N 85.75°W (Elev. 492 ft)
9:12 am EDT Apr 16, 2024
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