Significant Severe Weather Outbreak Likely Today

A significant severe thunderstorm outbreak is likely for portions of the Midwest this afternoon and evening, especially from eastern Iowa into northern and central Illinois. The threats include tornadoes, a few which may be significant, large to very large hail, and damaging winds. A powerful system near the Central Plains will lift north and clash with a warm and humid air mass over the region. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lexington Blue Grass Airport (KLEX)

Lat: 38.03°NLon: 84.61°WElev: 955ft.

Partly Cloudy

75°F

24°C

Humidity 66%
Wind Speed S 18 G 29 mph
Barometer 29.82 in (1009.0 mb)
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 28 Mar 2:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

7 Miles W Ford KY

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Southwest wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 82 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers before 2am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 2am and 5am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5am. Some of the storms could be severe.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. South wind 8 to 14 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 61 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7am.  Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 68. Breezy, with a southwest wind 16 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 39 mph.

    Breezy.
    Chance
    Showers then
    Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 45. West wind 6 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 45 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 63. West wind 5 to 8 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 52. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 52 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 2am, then a chance of rain after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 42 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of rain with a slight chance of drizzle before 8am, then a slight chance of drizzle between 8am and 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Rain

    High: 53 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Southwest wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Tonight
A chance of showers before 2am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 2am and 5am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5am. Some of the storms could be severe. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. South wind 8 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7am. Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 68. Breezy, with a southwest wind 16 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 39 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 45. West wind 6 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 63. West wind 5 to 8 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Tuesday
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 52. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 2am, then a chance of rain after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday
A chance of rain with a slight chance of drizzle before 8am, then a slight chance of drizzle between 8am and 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 57.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 56.
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Point Forecast:
7 Miles W Ford KY
 37.89°N 84.39°W (Elev. 778 ft)
2:32 pm EDT Mar 28, 2020
3pm EDT Mar 28, 2020-6pm EDT Apr 3, 2020
 
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