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Severe Thunderstorms in the Central U.S.; Hot from California to the Carolinas

Severe thunderstorms impacting the Central U.S. today will primarily produce damaging winds, including some significant damage potential, and large to very large hail. Locally heavy rain with these storms may reach excessive levels, with potential for flash flooding. Summer remains firmly entrenched from interior California to the Carolinas with many Heat Advisories in effect. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lexington Blue Grass Airport (KLEX)

Lat: 38.03°NLon: 84.61°WElev: 955ft.

Mostly Cloudy

86°F

30°C

Humidity 53%
Wind Speed NW 10 mph
Barometer 29.98 in (1013.9 mb)
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index89°F (32°C)
Last update 24 Jun 3:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles E Lexington KY

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 69. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Showers
    Likely

    Low: 69 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 3pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 82. East wind 7 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 82 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. South wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 71 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 87 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of showers before 8am, then a slight chance of showers after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 90 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly between 8pm and 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 72 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 69. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 82. East wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Monday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. South wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers before 8am, then a slight chance of showers after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly between 8pm and 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers before 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 73.
Saturday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 94.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 93.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles E Lexington KY
 38.05°N 84.46°W (Elev. 1027 ft)
3:30 pm EDT Jun 24, 2018
4pm EDT Jun 24, 2018-6pm EDT Jul 1, 2018
 
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