An Active Start to the Week

A slow moving and large-scale system will produce widespread rain and thunderstorms the next few days across the central and southern Plains into the Mid to Lower Mississippi Valley. Severe storms will be common across Texas through Tuesday before spreading eastward. The locally heavy rain will produce possible flooding and have a similar transition to the east through midweek. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lexington Blue Grass Airport (KLEX)

Lat: 38.03°NLon: 84.61°WElev: 955ft.

Overcast

60°F

16°C

Humidity 78%
Wind Speed NE 13 mph
Barometer 30.15 in (1020.8 mb)
Dewpoint 53°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 May 7:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles SSE Lexington KY

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Northeast wind 6 to 11 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 53 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Northeast wind around 7 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 75 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers between 2am and 5am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. East wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 62 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 2pm and 5pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 5pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 85. South wind 6 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 85 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 11pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind 7 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 65 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 76. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 76 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 58 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 72. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 72 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A slight chance of thunderstorms before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 55 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Northeast wind 6 to 11 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Northeast wind around 7 mph.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers between 2am and 5am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. East wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 2pm and 5pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. South wind 6 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 11pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 76. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 72. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
A slight chance of thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 83.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 63.
Memorial Day
Sunny, with a high near 86.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles SSE Lexington KY
 37.96°N 84.41°W (Elev. 1020 ft)
8:30 pm EDT May 23, 2022
8pm EDT May 23, 2022-6pm EDT May 30, 2022
 
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