Widespread Summer Heat; Enhanced Severe Weather

A large ridge of high pressure continues to deliver summer heat w/ humidity in several sections of the country. Excessive heat warnings and heat advisories are in effect across the Desert Southwest, south-central Plains, Mid to Lower Mississippi Valley and a small part of the Mid-Atlantic. Meanwhile, an enhanced risk of organized severe thunderstorms is possible from Iowa to Illinois and Indiana. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Frankfort, Capital City Airport (KFFT)

Lat: 38.18° N Lon: 84.9° W Elev: 804 ft.

A Few Clouds

79°F

26°C

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.04 in (1016.4 mb)
Dewpoint 71°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index82°F (28°C)
Last update 19 Aug 10:53 pm EDT
Detailed forecast for

Shelby County

Tonight
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 70s. West winds up to 5 mph shifting to the southeast after midnight.
Tuesday
Partly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 90s. Southwest winds up to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 70s. Southwest winds up to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Partly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 90s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. West winds up to 5 mph with gusts to around 20 mph.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the mid 80s. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows in the mid 60s. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.
Friday
Partly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows around 60.
Saturday
Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 80s.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers. Lows in the lower 60s.
Sunday
Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s.
Monday
Partly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s.



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314 PM EDT Mon Aug 19 2019
 
 

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