Threat For Heavy Rainfall And Flash Flooding Continues From The Mid South To The Mid Atlantic; Critical Fire Weather Over The Western U.S.

A slow moving low pressure system will bring a continued threat for heavy rainfall and flooding from portions of the Mid South to the Ohio Valley and Mid Atlantic through midweek. Some areas could see locally significant flooding. Out west,very dry humidity combined with gusty winds will lead to a continued threat for critical fire weather and dry thunderstorms. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lexington Blue Grass Airport (KLEX)

Lat: 38.03°NLon: 84.61°WElev: 955ft.

Light Rain

69°F

21°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed SE 16 G 26 mph
Barometer 30.06 in (1017.2 mb)
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 24 Sep 4:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles ESE Winchester KY

Flash Flood Watch until September 26, 02:00pm
Flood Advisory until September 24, 07:30pm
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Flash Flood Watch
Flood Advisory
  •  
    Flash Flood Watch until September 26, 02:00pm
    Flood Advisory until September 24, 07:30pm

    NOW: Multiple
    hazards in effect

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  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  High near 73. South wind around 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 73 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers between 1am and 2am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Low around 66. South wind 8 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 66 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 79. South wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 79 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Low around 68. South wind 8 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 68 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 11am, then showers likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  High near 73. Southwest wind 8 to 11 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 73 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 53 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 69.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 55 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. High near 73. South wind around 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers between 1am and 2am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Low around 66. South wind 8 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Cloudy, with a high near 79. South wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Low around 68. South wind 8 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 11am, then showers likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. High near 73. Southwest wind 8 to 11 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 69.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 72.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61.
Monday
A slight chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles ESE Winchester KY
 37.99°N 84.1°W (Elev. 1083 ft)
3:30 pm EDT Sep 24, 2018
5pm EDT Sep 24, 2018-6pm EDT Oct 1, 2018
 
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