Dangerous Heat Building in the South; Severe Storms From Plains To MS Valley

Intensifying high pressure is producing dangerous heat and humidity in the south-central U.S. with heat indexes possibly exceeding 110. Triple digit heat will also continue for some western areas. Elsewhere, a front moving through the central U.S. may produce severe thunderstorms and heavy rainfall in parts of the Plains and MS Valley through Friday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lexington Blue Grass Airport (KLEX)

Lat: 38.03°NLon: 84.61°WElev: 955ft.

Fair

73°F

23°C

Humidity 66%
Wind Speed E 3 mph
Barometer 29.96 in (1013.7 mb)
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 19 Jul 10:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Paris KY

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind around 6 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms.  High near 85. South wind 9 to 14 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms.  Low around 68. South wind 7 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Southwest wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 81 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8pm and 2am, then a chance of showers after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. West wind 5 to 7 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
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 8am.  High near 78. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 78 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8pm and 2am, then a slight chance of showers after 2am.  Low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 66 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 83 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers between 8pm and 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 68 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind around 6 mph.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms. High near 85. South wind 9 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms. Low around 68. South wind 7 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Southwest wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8pm and 2am, then a chance of showers after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. West wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
Showers likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 8am. High near 78. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8pm and 2am, then a slight chance of showers after 2am. Low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers between 8pm and 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A slight chance of thunderstorms before 8am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8am and 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 85.
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Point Forecast:
Paris KY
 38.2°N 84.25°W (Elev. 801 ft)
10:30 pm EDT Jul 19, 2018
11pm EDT Jul 19, 2018-6pm EDT Jul 26, 2018
 
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