Storms and Heavy Rainfall For Southern Plains and Texas; Increasing Warmth Across West

Strong to severe thunderstorms and heavy to excessive rainfall will be possible across the southern High Plains and much of Texas through Wednesday, with a slow moving storm system. Above average high temperatures are expected across much of the country this week, especially in the West, as a sturdy ridge of high pressure builds and expands across the region. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lexington Blue Grass Airport (KLEX)

Lat: 38.03°NLon: 84.61°WElev: 955ft.

Fair

49°F

9°C

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed S 3 mph
Barometer 30.17 in (1021.7 mb)
Dewpoint 41°F (5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 22 Apr 1:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Lexington, Blue Grass Airport KY

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Clear, with a low around 47. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 47 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 77. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 54. South wind around 6 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 54 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. South wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Sunny then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 77 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. West wind 6 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 54 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly between 8am and 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 69 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly after 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 55 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 72 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a low around 56. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 56 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Clear, with a low around 47. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 77. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph in the morning.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54. South wind around 6 mph.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. South wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. West wind 6 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly between 8am and 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Thursday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 56. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 47.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 72.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
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Point Forecast:
Lexington, Blue Grass Airport KY
 38.04°N 84.6°W (Elev. 932 ft)
1:31 am EDT Apr 22, 2019
2am EDT Apr 22, 2019-6pm EDT Apr 28, 2019
 
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