Wintry Weather Across the Northern Tier of the U.S.; Fire Weather Concerns in California

Wintry weather is expected from the Northern Plains to Upper Great Lakes with periods of snow and freezing rain. Another system will bring more snow to the Northern Rockies and Northern Plains Wednesday night into Thursday. Meanwhile, fire weather and air quality concerns persist for portions of the Western U.S., including California. Temperatures will run above normal over much of the East. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lexington Blue Grass Airport (KLEX)

Lat: 38.03°NLon: 84.61°WElev: 955ft.

Thunderstorm in Vicinity Heavy Rain Fog/Mist

61°F

16°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed SW 12 mph
Barometer 30.14 in (1020.1 mb)
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Last update 20 Oct 6:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles SSW Lexington KY

  • Today

    Today: A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly before 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. Southwest wind around 9 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 73 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 57. South wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 57 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 79. Southwest wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 56. Light southeast wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 80. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 60.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 60 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 77 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 54 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 62 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly before 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. Southwest wind around 9 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 57. South wind 5 to 7 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 79. Southwest wind 6 to 9 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56. Light southeast wind.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 80. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 67.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 70.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles SSW Lexington KY
 37.99°N 84.47°W (Elev. 997 ft)
7:30 am EDT Oct 20, 2020
7am EDT Oct 20, 2020-6pm EDT Oct 26, 2020
 
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