Severe Thunderstorm and Flash Flooding Threats in the South

Organized severe thunderstorms capable of producing mainly large hail and perhaps damaging winds are expected across portions of Louisiana this afternoon with a second round further west tonight. Heavy thunderstorms may lead to flash flooding over portions of the northern Gulf Coast today through Saturday. Several inches of excessive rainfall are possible with Flash Flood Watches in effect. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lexington Blue Grass Airport (KLEX)

Lat: 38.03°NLon: 84.61°WElev: 955ft.

Overcast

11°C

51°F

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed N 6 km/h
Barometer 1020.3 mb (30.14 in)
Dewpoint 7°C (44°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 13 Apr 8:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Nicholasville KY

  • Today

    Today: A chance of sprinkles before 10am, then a slight chance of showers between 10am and 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 18. Northwest wind 5 to 8 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 18 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. North wind 5 to 8 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 9 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers before 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 16. North wind 8 to 10 km/h becoming west in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 16 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 3. Northwest wind 8 to 10 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 3 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 14. Northwest wind 10 to 18 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 14 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 2.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 2 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 16.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 16 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 5.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 5 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 16.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 16 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of sprinkles before 10am, then a slight chance of showers between 10am and 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 18. Northwest wind 5 to 8 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. North wind 5 to 8 km/h.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers before 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 16. North wind 8 to 10 km/h becoming west in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 3. Northwest wind 8 to 10 km/h.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 14. Northwest wind 10 to 18 km/h.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 2.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 16.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 5.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 16.
Saturday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 16.
Sunday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 6.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 17.
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Point Forecast:
Nicholasville KY
 37.88°N 84.59°W (Elev. 282 m)
9:30 am EDT Apr 13, 2021
9am EDT Apr 13, 2021-6pm EDT Apr 19, 2021
 
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