Dangerous Heat Wave for the West; Severe Storms and Heavy Rain for Upper Midwest

A sweltering and long duration heat wave will build across the West this weekend through much of next week. Excessive heat warnings/watches along with heat advisories are in effect from the Southwest to the Northwest. Dangerous heat is also persisting across the southern Plains. Meanwhile, severe storms are likely in the Upper Midwest with heavy rain/flooding, damaging winds, hail, and tornadoes. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Louisville, Bowman Field Airport (KLOU)

Lat: 38.23° N Lon: 85.66° W Elev: 545 ft.

Overcast

74°F

23°C

Humidity 85%
Wind Speed N 5 mph
Barometer 29.98 in (1014.6 mb)
Dewpoint 69°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 14 Aug 10:53 am EDT
Detailed forecast for

Washington County

This Afternoon
Showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s. Northeast winds up to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation near 100 percent.
Tonight
Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. North winds up to 5 mph.
Saturday
Partly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s. North winds up to 5 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s. Northwest winds up to 5 mph.
Sunday
Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 80s. Northwest winds up to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Clear. Lows in the lower 60s.
Monday
Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s.
Monday Night
Mostly clear. Lows around 60.
Tuesday
Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 70s.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny. Highs around 80.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s.
Thursday
Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s.



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932 AM EDT Fri Aug 14 2020
 
 

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