Severe Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain for the South-Central U.S.

Severe thunderstorms capable of very large hail, damaging wind, and a couple of tornadoes will be possible Monday afternoon into the night from portions of the central and southern High Plains into southwest Texas. A heavy rain event with flooding is expected in the southern Plains into western Arkansas through the end of the week. Read More >

Current conditions at

Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport (KCVG)

Lat: 39.04°NLon: 84.67°WElev: 860ft.

A Few Clouds

16°C

61°F

Humidity 67%
Wind Speed S 6 km/h
Barometer 1021.9 mb (30.19 in)
Dewpoint 10°C (50°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 16 May 10:52 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Independence KY

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers, mainly after 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. Southeast wind 5 to 8 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 13 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers before noon, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between noon and 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  High near 21. Southeast wind 11 to 13 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Showers

    High: 21 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 14. East wind 8 to 10 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 14 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 23. Southeast wind 10 to 13 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 23 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. Southeast wind 8 to 10 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 16 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 27. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 27 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 16 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 29.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 29 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 17.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 17 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of showers, mainly after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. Southeast wind 5 to 8 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.
Monday
Showers before noon, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between noon and 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. High near 21. Southeast wind 11 to 13 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 14. East wind 8 to 10 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.
Tuesday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 23. Southeast wind 10 to 13 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. Southeast wind 8 to 10 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 27. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 29.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 29.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 30.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 29.
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Point Forecast:
Independence KY
 38.95°N 84.54°W (Elev. 262 m)
10:08 pm EDT May 16, 2021
11pm EDT May 16, 2021-6pm EDT May 23, 2021
 
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