Severe Thunderstorms Possible from the Plains to the Mid Atlantic

Showers and thunderstorms - some severe with large hail and damaging winds - are expected from the southern Plains to the Mid Atlantic through Monday. These storms may also produce very heavy rainfall, which could result in flash flooding. Elsewhere, scattered showers and a few thunderstorms are also likely over parts of the Rockies, Gulf Coast, and Florida. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lexington Blue Grass Airport (KLEX)

Lat: 38.03°NLon: 84.61°WElev: 955ft.

Thunderstorm Heavy Rain Fog/Mist

69°F

21°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed S 7 mph
Barometer 29.93 in (1012.6 mb)
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 1.00 mi
Last update 16 Jun 6:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Richmond KY

Severe T-storm Watch until June 16, 11:00pm
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    Severe T-storm Watch until June 16, 11:00pm

    NOW until
    11:00pm Sun

    Severe T-storm Watch

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Some storms could be severe, with large hail and damaging winds.  Cloudy, with a low around 68. Southwest wind 7 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Southwest wind 6 to 11 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. South wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 67 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm, then showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  High near 78. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then a chance of showers.  Low around 66. Southwest wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 79 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms.  Low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 78 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Some storms could be severe, with large hail and damaging winds. Cloudy, with a low around 68. Southwest wind 7 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Southwest wind 6 to 11 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. South wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm, then showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. High near 78. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then a chance of showers. Low around 66. Southwest wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms. Low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 82.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84.
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Point Forecast:
Richmond KY
 37.75°N 84.29°W (Elev. 922 ft)
6:31 pm EDT Jun 16, 2019
7pm EDT Jun 16, 2019-6pm EDT Jun 23, 2019
 
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