Heat, Severe and Fire Weather

Excessive heat warnings persist across the Desert Southwest, while the heat and humidity lingers along the East Coast. An extensive zone of strong to severe thunderstorms with damaging winds and locally heavy rain are expected along a strong cold front from New England to the south-central Plains. Finally, elevated fire weather threats/red flag warnings are likely across the Inter-mountain West. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Paducah, Barkley Regional Airport (KPAH)

Lat: 37.06°NLon: 88.77°WElev: 410ft.

Fair

72°F

22°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed SE 6 mph
Barometer 29.97 in (1014.5 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 22 Aug 3:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Benton KY

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 4pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. Light and variable wind becoming south southeast 5 to 7 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 86 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Low around 70. Light and variable wind.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 70 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 7am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 7am and 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. North northeast wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 84 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Light northeast wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 65 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Northeast wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 82 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Light northeast wind.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 63 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Light east wind.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Calm wind.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 4pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. Light and variable wind becoming south southeast 5 to 7 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Low around 70. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 7am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 7am and 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. North northeast wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Light northeast wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Northeast wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Light northeast wind.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Light east wind.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Calm wind.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. South wind 3 to 6 mph.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind 3 to 5 mph.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. South southwest wind around 6 mph becoming west in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Calm wind.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
Benton KY
 36.86°N 88.35°W
3:13 am CDT Aug 22, 2019
4am CDT Aug 22, 2019-6pm CDT Aug 28, 2019
 
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