Heavy Rainfall and Flash Flood Threats Shift From Southern Plains to Lower Mississippi Valley; Elevated to Critical Fire Concerns Out West

Heavy to excessive rainfall with flash flood concerns will shift from the southern Plains into the Lower Mississippi Valley. Elevated to Critical Fire weather threats will linger through the weekend across the Great Basin and central Rockies. Finally, Major to Record river flooding will continue in portions of the Midwest and across parts of North and South Carolina this weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Somerset, Somerset-Pulaski County - J.T. Wilson Field Airport (KSME)

Lat: 37.05°NLon: 84.62°WElev: 928ft.

Overcast

68°F

20°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed NE 7 mph
Barometer 30.16 in
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 22 Sep 12:30 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Somerset KY

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 72. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 72 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 2am.  Patchy fog after 2am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 62. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 62 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Patchy fog before 8am. High near 72. East northeast wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 72 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 64. East wind 3 to 5 mph.  New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 64 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 78. East southeast wind 3 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 78 °F

  • Monday
    Night

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

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 66 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 81 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm, then showers after 8pm.  Low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 67 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  High near 75. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    High: 75 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 50 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 72. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 2am. Patchy fog after 2am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 62. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Patchy fog before 8am. High near 72. East northeast wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 64. East wind 3 to 5 mph. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Monday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 78. East southeast wind 3 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Tuesday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm, then showers after 8pm. Low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. High near 75. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 75.
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Point Forecast:
Somerset KY
 37.08°N 84.61°W (Elev. 927 ft)
11:14 am EDT Sep 22, 2018
12pm EDT Sep 22, 2018-6pm EDT Sep 28, 2018
 
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