Western Heat Wave Continues; Watching the Gulf of Mexico

A dangerous heat wave will continue to bring record temperatures to much of the West through this week. A tropical disturbance in the southwest Gulf of Mexico will likely form into a tropical depression late this week over the central or northwestern Gulf of Mexico. Heavy rain could begin to impact portions of the northern Gulf Coast on Friday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Central Kentucky Regional Airport (KRGA)

Lat: 37.63°NLon: 84.33°WElev: 1003ft.

Fair

72°F

22°C

Humidity 61%
Wind Speed E 5 mph
Barometer 30.10 in
Dewpoint 57°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 16 Jun 10:15 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Richmond KY

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 79. North wind around 6 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 53. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 53 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 82. Light and variable wind.

    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 60. Light south wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 60 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Southwest wind 6 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 89 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 85.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 85.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 79. North wind around 6 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 53. Calm wind.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 82. Light and variable wind.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60. Light south wind.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Southwest wind 6 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 85.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 85.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 78.
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Point Forecast:
Richmond KY
 37.75°N 84.29°W (Elev. 922 ft)
9:30 am EDT Jun 16, 2021
10am EDT Jun 16, 2021-6pm EDT Jun 22, 2021
 
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