Dangerous Heat Building in the West; Severe Storms in the Upper Midwest

A long duration heat wave will build across the Southwest, California, and Pacific Northwest. Dangerous heat is also forecast for the Great Basin and South Plains. Severe storms in the Upper Midwest may have locally heavy rain, damaging winds, and very large hail. Heavy rain and flooding will also be possible in the Deep South and Appalachians. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Fort Knox (KFTK)

Lat: 37.9°NLon: 85.97°WElev: 755ft.

Overcast

71°F

22°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.00 in (1015.5 mb)
Dewpoint 71°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 14 Aug 12:56 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NNE Falls Of Rough KY

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3am.  Patchy fog after 1am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Calm wind.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 71 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm.  Areas of fog before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Northeast wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Areas Fog
    then Showers
    Likely

    High: 83 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Calm wind becoming northwest around 6 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 85 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 66. Light west wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 66 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 10am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 62.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 62 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 82.

    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 60.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 60 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3am. Patchy fog after 1am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Calm wind.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Areas of fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Northeast wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Calm wind becoming northwest around 6 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 66. Light west wind.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 10am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 82.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 80.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 81.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NNE Falls Of Rough KY
 37.63°N 86.53°W (Elev. 499 ft)
11:31 pm CDT Aug 13, 2020
12am CDT Aug 14, 2020-6pm CDT Aug 19, 2020
 
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