Showers and Thunderstorms and Areas of Critical 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 critical fire weather threats. Fire weather threats also remain elevated in Guam. Locally heavy rain may cause flash flooding in Hawaii. Read More >

Current conditions at

Frankfort, Capital City Airport (KFFT)

Lat: 38.18°NLon: 84.9°WElev: 804ft.

Fair

44°F

7°C

Humidity 83%
Wind Speed W 3 mph
Barometer 30.03 in (1016.8 mb)
Dewpoint 39°F (4°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 7 May 6:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles ESE Bethlehem KY

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 61. West wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 61 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. West wind 6 to 9 mph becoming north 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
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 38 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 2pm.  Sunny, with a high near 62. Northwest wind around 6 mph.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 62 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers, mainly after 8pm.  Low around 48. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 48 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 68. Southwest wind 8 to 13 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: 68 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 2am, then a chance of showers.  Low around 47. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 47 °F

  • Monday

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

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 63 °F

  • Monday
    Night

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

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 62.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 62 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 61. West wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. West wind 6 to 9 mph becoming north 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
A 20 percent chance of showers after 2pm. Sunny, with a high near 62. Northwest wind around 6 mph.
Saturday Night
Showers, mainly after 8pm. Low around 48. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Sunday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 68. Southwest wind 8 to 13 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 and possibly a thunderstorm before 2am, then a chance of showers. Low around 47. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 63.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 62.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 65.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles ESE Bethlehem KY
 38.4°N 85.02°W (Elev. 709 ft)
6:30 am EDT May 7, 2021
7am EDT May 7, 2021-6pm EDT May 13, 2021
 
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