Severe Thunderstorms In The Upper Midwest; A Sweltering Heat Wave For The West

Severe thunderstorms may bring flash flooding and a risk for a few tornadoes across parts of Iowa, southern/eastern Minnesota and western Wisconsin today. A sweltering heat wave with record breaking temperatures is expected the rest of the week in much of the West. Numerous excessive heat warnings and advisories are already in effect across Arizona, California and Nevada. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Big Sandy Regional Airport (KSJS)

Lat: 37.75°NLon: 82.64°WElev: 1220ft.

Mostly Cloudy

27°C

81°F

Humidity 62%
Wind Speed E 7 km/h
Barometer 30.10 in
Dewpoint 19°C (67°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index28°C (83°F)
Last update 26 May 2:10 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Sitka KY

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Partly sunny, with a high near 29. East wind around 8 km/h.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 29 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Calm wind.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 17 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 27. Calm wind becoming east southeast 5 to 10 km/h in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 27 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 17 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 29. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 29 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 19 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 9am.  High near 27. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    High: 27 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly before midnight, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.  Low around 17. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 17 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 23.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 23 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Partly sunny, with a high near 29. East wind around 8 km/h.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Calm wind.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 27. Calm wind becoming east southeast 5 to 10 km/h in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 29. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 9am. High near 27. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly before midnight, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Low around 17. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 23.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 10.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 22.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 8.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 23.
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Point Forecast:
Sitka KY
 37.88°N 82.84°W (Elev. 243 m)
2:00 pm EDT May 26, 2020
2pm EDT May 26, 2020-6pm EDT Jun 1, 2020
 
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