High Flood Risk For Saturated Tennessee Valley and South; Near-Blizzard Conditions Possible for the Plains and Upper Midwest This Weekend

A high risk for flash flooding near a stalled front will continue across the saturated Tennessee Valley and South today. Meanwhile, a storm system producing heavy mountain and rare low elevation snows will shift from the Southwest across the Plains this weekend, with near blizzard conditions. To the south, an outbreak of severe thunderstorms is expected for the Mississippi Valley on Saturday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Pikeville Pike County Airport and Hatcher Field (KPBX)

Lat: 37.56°NLon: 82.57°WElev: 1473ft.

Rain

40°F

4°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed N 6 mph
Barometer 30.28 in
Dewpoint 40°F (4°C)
Visibility 2.50 mi
Wind Chill36°F (2°C)
Last update 22 Feb 7:35 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Phelps KY

Flash Flood Watch until February 24, 07:00am
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Flash Flood Watch
  •  
    Flash Flood Watch until February 24, 07:00am

    NOW until
    7:00am Sun

    Flash Flood Watch

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers, mainly before 4am.  Low around 46. Light and variable wind becoming east southeast 5 to 7 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 46 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 5pm.  Patchy fog between noon and 1pm. High near 55. Southeast wind 7 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 55 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between 1am and 3am, then showers after 3am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Temperature rising to around 62 by 11pm. South southeast wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 51 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely, mainly before 11am.  Partly sunny, with a temperature falling to around 49 by 5pm. Breezy, with a west wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Breezy.
    Showers
    Likely then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 60 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 26. West wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 26 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 47.

    Sunny

    High: 47 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 25.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 25 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 51.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 51 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers, mainly before 4am. Low around 46. Light and variable wind becoming east southeast 5 to 7 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Saturday
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 5pm. Patchy fog between noon and 1pm. High near 55. Southeast wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between 1am and 3am, then showers after 3am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Temperature rising to around 62 by 11pm. South southeast wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday
Showers likely, mainly before 11am. Partly sunny, with a temperature falling to around 49 by 5pm. Breezy, with a west wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 26. West wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 47.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 25.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 51.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 52.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
A slight chance of rain and snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 52. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Phelps KY
 37.51°N 82.15°W (Elev. 899 ft)
6:43 pm EST Feb 22, 2019
7pm EST Feb 22, 2019-6pm EST Mar 1, 2019
 
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