Major Winter Storm System Will Bring A Variety Of Impacts To The Central, Southern, And Eastern U.S. Through The Weekend

An impactful winter storm will track from the Plains to New England through Sunday, with bitter cold behind it. Heavy snow is likely from the Corn Belt to interior Northeast, with significant ice accumulations in the Ohio Valley and New England. Farther south, heavy rain could lead to flooding in the Tennessee Valley on Saturday, with isolated severe thunderstorms in the lower Mississippi Valley. Read More >

Current conditions at

Fort Knox (KFTK)

Lat: 37.9°NLon: 85.97°WElev: 755ft.

Overcast

38°F

3°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.11 in (1020.4 mb)
Dewpoint 35°F (2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 18 Jan 2:56 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Fort Knox KY

Winter Weather Advisory January 19, 04:00pm until January 20, 10:00am
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Winter Weather Advisory
  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Cloudy, with a high near 42. East wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Cloudy

    High: 42 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers, mainly after 4am.  Low around 39. East wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Cloudy then
    Showers

    Low: 39 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers.  High near 48. East wind 7 to 15 mph becoming north in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Showers

    High: 48 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain showers likely before 8pm, then rain likely, possibly mixed with snow showers between 8pm and 9pm, then snow showers likely after 9pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 18. Wind chill values as low as 8. Blustery, with a north wind 16 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Blustery.
    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Snow Showers
    Likely

    Low: 18 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny and cold, with a high near 25. North wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Cold

    High: 25 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 13.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 13 °F

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: Mostly sunny, with a high near 30.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 30 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 30.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 30 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 51 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Cloudy, with a high near 42. East wind 3 to 5 mph.
Tonight
Showers, mainly after 4am. Low around 39. East wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
Showers. High near 48. East wind 7 to 15 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Saturday Night
Rain showers likely before 8pm, then rain likely, possibly mixed with snow showers between 8pm and 9pm, then snow showers likely after 9pm. Cloudy, with a low around 18. Wind chill values as low as 8. Blustery, with a north wind 16 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Sunday
Mostly sunny and cold, with a high near 25. North wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 13.
M.L.King Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 30.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Tuesday
Showers likely, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
Rain showers before 4am, then rain and snow showers. Low around 31. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday
Rain and snow showers. High near 37. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 36.
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Point Forecast:
Fort Knox KY
 37.89°N 85.97°W (Elev. 699 ft)
3:31 pm EST Jan 18, 2019
3pm EST Jan 18, 2019-6pm EST Jan 24, 2019
 
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