Winter Storm in the West; Severe Weather Across the Midwest

A strong winter storm will continue to progress across the Great Basin and Rockies bringing heavy mountain snow, high winds, and near blizzard conditions that will cause dangerous travel conditions. Severe thunderstorms and heavy rain are possible late Tuesday through the night from parts of the mid-Mississippi Valley to the Ohio Valley and southern Lower Michigan. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lexington Blue Grass Airport (KLEX)

Lat: 38.03°NLon: 84.61°WElev: 955ft.

Fair

62°F

17°C

Humidity 56%
Wind Speed S 10 mph
Barometer 29.81 in (1009.0 mb)
Dewpoint 46°F (8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 26 Feb 10:54 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Lexington KY

Wind Advisory February 27, 01:00pm until February 28, 10:00am
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Wind Advisory
  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Breezy, with a south wind 14 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 3pm, then a slight chance of thunderstorms after 5pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. Breezy, with a south wind 18 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    High: 70 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 11pm.  Low around 58. Breezy, with a south wind 22 to 26 mph, with gusts as high as 38 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Breezy.
    Showers
    Likely then
    Showers

    Low: 58 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Rain showers before 4pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Temperature falling to around 40 by 5pm. Breezy, with a southwest wind 21 to 23 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 41 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Breezy.
    Showers then
    Rain/Snow

    High: 61 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of rain and snow showers before 7pm.  Mostly clear, with a low around 23. Northwest wind 8 to 14 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 23 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 45.

    Sunny

    High: 45 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 31 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 50 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 43 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Breezy, with a south wind 14 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 3pm, then a slight chance of thunderstorms after 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. Breezy, with a south wind 18 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 11pm. Low around 58. Breezy, with a south wind 22 to 26 mph, with gusts as high as 38 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Rain showers before 4pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Temperature falling to around 40 by 5pm. Breezy, with a southwest wind 21 to 23 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 41 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers before 7pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 23. Northwest wind 8 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 45.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 62.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 71.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 71.
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Point Forecast:
Lexington KY
 38.05°N 84.46°W (Elev. 1027 ft)
11:12 pm EST Feb 26, 2024
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