Critical Fire Conditions Across the West; a few Severe Storms from the Plains to New England

Critical fire weather conditions will continue across the Inter-mountain West through much of the upcoming weekend, where Red Flag Warnings are in effect. Strong to a few severe storms are possible along a cold front from New England to the south-Central Plains, and across the north-central High Plains today. Locally heavy rainfall is also possible in these areas. Read More >

Current conditions at

Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport (KCVG)

Lat: 39.04°NLon: 84.67°WElev: 860ft.

Mostly Cloudy

25°C

77°F

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed N 7 km/h
Barometer 1014.0 mb (29.97 in)
Dewpoint 20°C (68°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index26°C (79°F)
Last update 22 Aug 7:52 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Independence KY

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a low around 18. North wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 18 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Isolated showers before 1pm.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 26. Northeast wind 11 to 14 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    Showers

    High: 26 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 14. Northeast wind 11 to 13 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 14 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 26. Northeast wind 11 to 13 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 26 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 15. Northeast wind around 11 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 15 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 28.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 28 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 19 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 27 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 20 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 18. North wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Friday
Isolated showers before 1pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 26. Northeast wind 11 to 14 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 14. Northeast wind 11 to 13 km/h.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 26. Northeast wind 11 to 13 km/h.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 15. Northeast wind around 11 km/h.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 28.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 29.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 28.
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Point Forecast:
Independence KY
 38.95°N 84.54°W (Elev. 262 m)
7:27 pm EDT Aug 22, 2019
8pm EDT Aug 22, 2019-6pm EDT Aug 29, 2019
 
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