Critical Fire Conditions Across the West; a few Severe Storms from the Plains to New England

Critical fire weather conditions will continue across the Inter-mountain West through much of the upcoming weekend, where Red Flag Warnings are in effect. Strong to a few severe storms are possible along a cold front from New England to the south-Central Plains, and across the north-central High Plains today. Locally heavy rainfall is also possible in these areas. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Paducah, Barkley Regional Airport (KPAH)

Lat: 37.06°NLon: 88.77°WElev: 410ft.

Thunderstorm in Vicinity Light Rain

71°F

22°C

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed SE 7 mph
Barometer 29.98 in (1014.9 mb)
Dewpoint 69°F (21°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Last update 22 Aug 2:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles ESE Cairo IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a high near 83. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Periods of showers and thunderstorms before 3am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 3am and 4am, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 4am.  Low around 71. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 71 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 4pm, then isolated showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Northeast wind 3 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 78 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Northeast wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 81. East northeast wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. East northeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Light east wind.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph in the morning.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 83. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tonight
Periods of showers and thunderstorms before 3am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 3am and 4am, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 4am. Low around 71. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 4pm, then isolated showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Northeast wind 3 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Northeast wind 3 to 6 mph.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 81. East northeast wind 5 to 7 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. East northeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Light east wind.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph in the morning.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind 3 to 6 mph.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Light and variable wind becoming west around 6 mph in the morning.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. Light and variable wind.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming west around 6 mph in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles ESE Cairo IL
 36.98°N 89.13°W
2:47 pm CDT Aug 22, 2019
3pm CDT Aug 22, 2019-6pm CDT Aug 28, 2019
 
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