Juicy Pacific Storms; Cold and Wintry Weather Pattern in the Upper Midwest

Very wet storms will impact California and some surrounding states over the next several days. Heavy rain may cause flash flooding, and mud and debris flows on burn scars. Heavy snow will impact the western mountains, with blizzards in the California mountains. Meanwhile, a series of storms will bring snow, freezing rain, and bitter cold, especially, later this weekend, to the Upper Midwest. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lexington Blue Grass Airport (KLEX)

Lat: 38.03°NLon: 84.61°WElev: 955ft.

Overcast

33°F

1°C

Humidity 85%
Wind Speed SW 10 mph
Barometer 30.20 in (1023.3 mb)
Dewpoint 29°F (-2°C)
Visibility 8.00 mi
Wind Chill25°F (-4°C)
Last update 16 Jan 2:54 am EST
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles NNW Lexington KY

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Patchy drizzle or freezing drizzle.  Cloudy, with a low around 31. Southwest wind around 10 mph.

    Patchy
    Drizzle/Freezing
    Drizzle

    Low: 31 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Patchy drizzle or freezing drizzle before 7am, then patchy drizzle between 7am and 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 41. West wind 7 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Patchy
    Drizzle/Freezing
    Drizzle then
    Patchy
    Drizzle

    High: 41 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of rain after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 35. Light and variable wind becoming east around 5 mph after midnight.

    Cloudy then
    Slight Chance
    Rain

    Low: 35 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Rain likely, possibly mixed with snow before 8am, then rain.  High near 45. South wind 6 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Rain

    High: 45 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Rain likely, mainly before 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 37. Southwest wind around 9 mph becoming west after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 37 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 41 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 35 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain.  High near 54. Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Rain

    High: 54 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain before midnight, then snow.  Low around 19. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Rain then
    Snow

    Low: 19 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Patchy drizzle or freezing drizzle. Cloudy, with a low around 31. Southwest wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday
Patchy drizzle or freezing drizzle before 7am, then patchy drizzle between 7am and 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 41. West wind 7 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of rain after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 35. Light and variable wind becoming east around 5 mph after midnight.
Thursday
Rain likely, possibly mixed with snow before 8am, then rain. High near 45. South wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Thursday Night
Rain likely, mainly before 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 37. Southwest wind around 9 mph becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Saturday
Rain. High near 54. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Saturday Night
Rain before midnight, then snow. Low around 19. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of snow before 1pm. Partly sunny and cold, with a high near 24.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 5.
M.L.King Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 27.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of rain. Mostly sunny, with a high near 42.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles NNW Lexington KY
 38.12°N 84.51°W (Elev. 899 ft)
2:31 am EST Jan 16, 2019
3am EST Jan 16, 2019-6pm EST Jan 22, 2019
 
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