Another Day with Significant Severe Weather and Heavy Rain for the Central U.S.

Severe storms, some significant, and heavy rains can be expected today across the same areas that were impacted yesterday. Tornadoes, large hail, damaging winds, and heavy rain will be possible from Oklahoma into Illinois today. Strong tornadoes and very large hail may develop from northeastern Oklahoma into central Missouri. Severe storm and heavy rain threats continue into the Holiday weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lexington Blue Grass Airport (KLEX)

Lat: 38.03°NLon: 84.61°WElev: 955ft.

Fair

31°C

87°F

Humidity 37%
Wind Speed SW 24 G 35 km/h
Barometer 1016.0 mb (30.03 in)
Dewpoint 14°C (58°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index30°C (86°F)
Last update 22 May 2:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SW Lexington KY

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 31. South wind around 29 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 31 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. South wind around 14 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 19 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 31. Southwest wind 14 to 24 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 31 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of thunderstorms before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 18. Southwest wind 5 to 14 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 18 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. South wind 5 to 13 km/h becoming west in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 32 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 19.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 19 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 32.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 32 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 19.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 19 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 31.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 31 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 31. South wind around 29 km/h.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. South wind around 14 km/h.
Thursday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 31. Southwest wind 14 to 24 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
A chance of thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 18. Southwest wind 5 to 14 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. South wind 5 to 13 km/h becoming west in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 32.
Saturday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 31.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Memorial Day
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 28.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 31.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SW Lexington KY
 38.03°N 84.46°W (Elev. 306 m)
2:32 pm EDT May 22, 2019
3pm EDT May 22, 2019-6pm EDT May 28, 2019
 
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