Significant Winter Storm in the West; Critical Fire Weather in the Plains; Severe Storms Across the Midwest

A strong system has triggered a significant winter storm across the west. Heavy snow, rain and gusty winds will be possible through Tuesday. In the southwest, dry conditions and gusty winds have led to critical fire weather concerns today. By tomorrow, a strong cold front will increase the potential for severe weather across the Midwest. Damaging winds, large hail and tornadoes will be possible. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Big Sandy Regional Airport (KSJS)

Lat: 37.75°NLon: 82.64°WElev: 1220ft.

Mostly Cloudy

65°F

18°C

Humidity 41%
Wind Speed S 7 mph
Barometer 29.88 in
Dewpoint 40°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 26 Feb 7:35 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles E Lowmansville KY

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 55. South wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 55 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 2pm, then showers likely between 2pm and 4pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 71. South wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 71 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 61. Breezy, with a south wind 11 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers.  High near 65. Southwest wind around 17 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 31 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 65 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers before 7pm.  Mostly clear, with a low around 26. West wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 26 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 46.

    Sunny

    High: 46 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 32.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 32 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of rain after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 52 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 50 percent chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 44 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 55. South wind 6 to 9 mph.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 2pm, then showers likely between 2pm and 4pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near 71. South wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 61. Breezy, with a south wind 11 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Showers. High near 65. Southwest wind around 17 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers before 7pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 26. West wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 46.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of rain after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers before 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 63.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 46.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 72.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles E Lowmansville KY
 37.91°N 82.66°W (Elev. 922 ft)
5:54 pm EST Feb 26, 2024
7pm EST Feb 26, 2024-6pm EST Mar 4, 2024
 
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