Severe Thunderstorms Possible for the Great Lakes into Ohio Valley; Heavy to Excessive Rainfall Over the Southern Plains

Severe thunderstorms will race along a cold front from the Upper Mississippi Valley into the Great Lakes and Ohio Valley with the main threat being damaging winds. The tail end of this front will possibly produce heavy to excessive rainfall across the southern Plains into the Lower Mississippi Valley through Saturday. Finally, Major-to-record river flooding continues across the Carolinas. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lexington Blue Grass Airport (KLEX)

Lat: 38.03°NLon: 84.61°WElev: 955ft.

Fair

77°F

25°C

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed S 9 mph
Barometer 30.07 in (1016.9 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index79°F (26°C)
Last update 21 Sep 1:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Paris KY

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly clear, with a low around 72. South wind around 7 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 72 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of showers between 2pm and 3pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. South wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming north after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 61 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 70. Northeast wind around 8 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 70 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers likely, mainly after 3am.  Cloudy, with a low around 59. Northeast wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 59 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely, mainly before 3pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 69. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 69 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 61 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 9am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 76 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 65 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a low around 72. South wind around 7 mph.
Friday
A slight chance of showers between 2pm and 3pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. South wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming north after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 70. Northeast wind around 8 mph.
Saturday Night
Showers likely, mainly after 3am. Cloudy, with a low around 59. Northeast wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday
Showers likely, mainly before 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 69. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Monday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
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Point Forecast:
Paris KY
 38.2°N 84.25°W (Elev. 801 ft)
1:30 am EDT Sep 21, 2018
2am EDT Sep 21, 2018-6pm EDT Sep 27, 2018
 
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