Locally Heavy Rain The Next Few Days; Inclement Weather Returns To Northwest Late In The Week

Locally heavy rainfall is expected the next few days in multiple areas of the Lower 48. Today rain is expected across the East, then on Wednesday in the southern Plains and Lower Mississippi Valley and finally on Thursday across the Ohio Valley. Meanwhile, a very inclement weather pattern will take shape late week into the weekend for the Northwest, West Coast and much of the West. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lexington Blue Grass Airport (KLEX)

Lat: 38.03°NLon: 84.61°WElev: 955ft.

Overcast

64°F

18°C

Humidity 81%
Wind Speed SW 8 mph
Barometer 29.99 in (1015.4 mb)
Dewpoint 58°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 6 Dec 3:54 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Nicholasville KY

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 63. Southwest wind around 6 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 63 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 2am and 5am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5am.  Low around 57. South wind 6 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 57 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9am.  Cloudy, with a high near 63. West wind around 6 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Cloudy

    High: 63 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 48. Northeast wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Cloudy then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 48 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers likely, mainly after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 57. East wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 57 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1am.  Low around 49. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 49 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers before 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 64.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 64 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 40 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 50 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm. Cloudy, with a high near 63. Southwest wind around 6 mph.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 2am and 5am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5am. Low around 57. South wind 6 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9am. Cloudy, with a high near 63. West wind around 6 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 48. Northeast wind 3 to 5 mph.
Thursday
Showers likely, mainly after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 57. East wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1am. Low around 49. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 64.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Tuesday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57.
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Point Forecast:
Nicholasville KY
 37.88°N 84.56°W (Elev. 997 ft)
4:11 pm EST Dec 6, 2022
4pm EST Dec 6, 2022-6pm EST Dec 13, 2022
 
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