More Heavy Rain and Severe Thunderstorms Forecast for Central U.S. Wednesday Night into Thursday

Parts of Oklahoma, Kansas and Missouri which saw 3+ inches of rain to begin this week are forecast to see potentially another inch or more Wednesday night as another front sets up over the area. Along with the heavy rain, severe thunderstorms will again be possible with large hail the main threat. Severe thunderstorms will then take aim on parts of the Southern Plains and Northeast Thursday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lexington Blue Grass Airport (KLEX)

Lat: 38.03°NLon: 84.61°WElev: 955ft.

Fair

64°F

18°C

Humidity 70%
Wind Speed SE 10 mph
Barometer 29.97 in (1014.2 mb)
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 22 May 4:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SW Lexington KY

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 26 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind around 9 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 66 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Southwest wind 9 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of thunderstorms before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. West wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light southwest  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 65 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 5 to 8 mph in the morning.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 66 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 87.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 26 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind around 9 mph.
Thursday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Southwest wind 9 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
A chance of thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. West wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light southwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 5 to 8 mph in the morning.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.
Saturday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 87.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Memorial Day
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SW Lexington KY
 38.03°N 84.46°W (Elev. 1004 ft)
5:03 am EDT May 22, 2019
5am EDT May 22, 2019-6pm EDT May 28, 2019
 
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