Severe Storms Across Portions of the Central U.S.; Wet and Windy in the Northwest

A few severe thunderstorms with damaging winds and large hail are expected this today across Kentucky, northeast Minnesota, and from southeast Colorado into the Oklahoma Panhandle. These storms may produce heavy rain and flooding in Kentucky. A strong cold front will sweep through the Northwest U.S. with rain, mountain snow and high winds. Heat and record high temperatures persist in the South. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Louisville, Bowman Field Airport (KLOU)

Lat: 38.23°NLon: 85.66°WElev: 545ft.

Overcast

69°F

21°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.76 in (1007.4 mb)
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 18 May 6:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Jeffersontown KY

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. West wind 8 to 13 mph becoming light  after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. South wind 7 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 69 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 91. South wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 91 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 72. South wind 10 to 13 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 72 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 65 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 75 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 54 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. West wind 8 to 13 mph becoming light after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. South wind 7 to 10 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 91. South wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 72. South wind 10 to 13 mph.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 74.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 79.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Wednesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
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Point Forecast:
Jeffersontown KY
 38.21°N 85.58°W (Elev. 686 ft)
6:31 pm EDT May 18, 2022
7pm EDT May 18, 2022-6pm EDT May 25, 2022
 
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