Severe Storms and Flash Flood Threat in the Lower Mississippi River Valley

Scattered severe thunderstorms are expected from parts of central/east Texas into the lower Mississippi Valley and Mid-South. Large hail, damaging wind gusts, and a couple of tornadoes all appear possible. Heavy rain from storms will also result in a threat of flash flooding. Critical fire weather conditions will exist in Northern California and New Mexico. Read More >

Current conditions at

Louisville Muhammad Ali International Airport (KSDF)

Lat: 38.17°NLon: 85.74°WElev: 500ft.

Light Rain and Windy

65°F

18°C

Humidity 81%
Wind Speed S 32 G 52 mph
Barometer 29.64 in (1003.4 mb)
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 9 May 12:56 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNW Louisville KY

Wind Advisory until May 9, 08:00pm
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Wind Advisory
  •  
    Wind Advisory until May 9, 08:00pm

    NOW until
    8:00pm Sun

    Wind Advisory

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 69. Southwest wind 15 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 69 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8pm and 11pm.  Low around 43. North wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 64. North wind 7 to 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 42. North wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    Low: 42 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. North wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 62 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 69. Southwest wind 15 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8pm and 11pm. Low around 43. North wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 64. North wind 7 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 42. North wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. North wind 5 to 8 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 67.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 71.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 49.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNW Louisville KY
 38.26°N 85.77°W (Elev. 417 ft)
1:30 pm EDT May 9, 2021
1pm EDT May 9, 2021-6pm EDT May 15, 2021
 
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