Severe Thunderstorms In The Upper Midwest; A Sweltering Heat Wave For The West

Severe thunderstorms may bring flash flooding and a risk for a few tornadoes across parts of Iowa, southern/eastern Minnesota and western Wisconsin today. A sweltering heat wave with record breaking temperatures is expected the rest of the week in much of the West. Numerous excessive heat warnings and advisories are already in effect across Arizona, California and Nevada. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lexington Blue Grass Airport (KLEX)

Lat: 38.03° N Lon: 84.61° W Elev: 955 ft.

Mostly Cloudy

83°F

28°C

Humidity 57%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.08 in (1017.7 mb)
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index85°F (29°C)
Last update 26 May 12:54 pm EDT
Detailed forecast for

Fayette County

Today
Partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 80s. Southeast winds up to 5 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy with chance of showers and slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs around 80. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation 30 percent.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers. Lows in the mid 60s. Southeast winds up to 5 mph.
Thursday
Showers likely and chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 80s. South winds up to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy with chance of showers and slight chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.
Friday
Showers and chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s. Chance of precipitation 80 percent.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows around 60.
Saturday
Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers. Highs in the lower 70s.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s.
Sunday
Mostly sunny. Highs around 70.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear. Lows around 50.
Monday
Partly cloudy. Highs in the lower 70s.



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315 AM EDT Tue May 26 2020
 
 

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