Blistering Heat Wave Across Southern Plains and Lower Mississippi Valley This Weekend; Wet Weather In The East

A scorching Heat Wave will continue across the southern tier of the country. Temperatures and Heat Indices will reach or easily surpass triple digits, as a ridge of high pressure dominates. Widespread Excessive Heat Warnings and Advisories are in effect, will persist and spread into the Southwest/CA next week. Meanwhile, locally heavy rain will be possible for the OH Valley/Mid-Atl/Northeast. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lexington Blue Grass Airport (KLEX)

Lat: 38.03°NLon: 84.61°WElev: 955ft.

Fair

64°F

18°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed S 5 mph
Barometer 29.82 in (1008.9 mb)
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 21 Jul 2:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Versailles KY

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind around 9 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. West wind 9 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 80 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. West wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 67 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 76. West wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 76 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Northwest wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 84.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 69 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind around 9 mph.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. West wind 9 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. West wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 76. West wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Northwest wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 84.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 85.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
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Point Forecast:
Versailles KY
 38.05°N 84.72°W (Elev. 902 ft)
3:37 am EDT Jul 21, 2018
3am EDT Jul 21, 2018-6pm EDT Jul 27, 2018
 
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