Heavy Rain and Storms in the East; Fire Weather Threats in the West

A slow moving frontal system will bring strong to severe storms and locally heavy rain from the Northeast to the southern Plains. Meanwhile, Fire Weather threats remain elevated over the northern Inter-Mountain West, as Red Flag Warnings and Fire weather watches are in effect. Also, the potential for isolated dry thunderstorms remains possible across this portion of the West. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Louisville, Standiford Field (KSDF)

Lat: 38.18°NLon: 85.73°WElev: 495ft.

Mostly Cloudy

28°C

83°F

Humidity 65%
Wind Speed SW 11 km/h
Barometer 1014.3 mb (29.97 in)
Dewpoint 21°C (70°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index31°C (87°F)
Last update 17 Aug 7:56 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Louisville KY

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. South wind 5 to 13 km/h.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 23 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29. Calm wind becoming west 5 to 8 km/h in the morning.  New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 29 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm.  Patchy fog after 3am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 20. North wind 5 to 8 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 20 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Areas of fog before 11am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 31. Northeast wind 5 to 8 km/h.

    Areas Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 31 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. East wind 5 to 8 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 21 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 29 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 2am.  Cloudy, with a low around 22. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 22 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 28 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 18.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 18 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. South wind 5 to 13 km/h.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29. Calm wind becoming west 5 to 8 km/h in the morning. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm. Patchy fog after 3am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 20. North wind 5 to 8 km/h.
Sunday
Areas of fog before 11am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 31. Northeast wind 5 to 8 km/h.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. East wind 5 to 8 km/h.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 2am. Cloudy, with a low around 22. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28.
Tuesday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers before 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 27.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 17.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 27.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 18.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 29.
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Point Forecast:
Louisville KY
 38.22°N 85.75°W (Elev. 150 m)
8:30 pm EDT Aug 17, 2018
8pm EDT Aug 17, 2018-6pm EDT Aug 24, 2018
 
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