Showers and Thunderstorms; Fire Weather Threats

A series of cold fronts will produce showers and a few strong thunderstorms across parts of the High Plains and into the northern Rockies, and the Mid-Atlantic. Strong, dry winds in the northern Plains, 4-Corners area, and the Southeast will produce elevated fire weather threats. Locally heavy rain may cause flash flooding in Hawaii. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Louisville, Bowman Field Airport (KLOU)

Lat: 38.23°NLon: 85.66°WElev: 545ft.

Mostly Cloudy

65°F

18°C

Humidity 33%
Wind Speed W 17 G 22 mph
Barometer 30.00 in (1015.6 mb)
Dewpoint 35°F (2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 7 May 3:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNW Louisville KY

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 5pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 66. West wind 11 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 66 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 11pm, then a slight chance of showers between 11pm and midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 42. West wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 63. Calm wind.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Light southeast wind increasing to 5 to 9 mph in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 51 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 73. Southwest wind 9 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 73 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 2am, then a chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 47 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers before 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 63.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 64.

    Sunny

    High: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 66. West wind 11 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 11pm, then a slight chance of showers between 11pm and midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 42. West wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 63. Calm wind.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Light southeast wind increasing to 5 to 9 mph in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 73. Southwest wind 9 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 2am, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers before 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 63.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 64.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 65.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 66.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Friday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNW Louisville KY
 38.26°N 85.75°W (Elev. 420 ft)
3:30 pm EDT May 7, 2021
4pm EDT May 7, 2021-6pm EDT May 14, 2021
 
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