Severe Thunderstorms Across the Upper Mississippi Valley and Central Plains; Excessive Rainfall Along the Texas Coast; Hot Conditions from the Ohio Valley to the Northeast

Scattered strong to severe thunderstorms capable of producing damaging winds, hail and heavy rainfall will be possible this afternoon over the Upper Mississippi Valley and Central Plains. A low pressure system in the Western Gulf of Mexico will bring heavy to excessive rainfall for much of South Texas. A dangerous heat wave will impact much of the Midwest to the Northeast through this week. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lexington Blue Grass Airport (KLEX)

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

A Few Clouds

89°F

32°C

Humidity 55%
Wind Speed SW 5 mph
Barometer 30.18 in (1020.9 mb)
Dewpoint 71°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index95°F (35°C)
Last update 18 Jun 12:54 pm EDT
Detailed forecast for

Fayette County

Today
Partly sunny. A 20 percent chance of thunderstorms late in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 90s. South winds up to 5 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of thunderstorms in the evening. Lows in the lower 70s. Southeast winds up to 5 mph.
Juneteenth
Partly sunny. Highs in the lower 90s. South winds up to 5 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy in the evening then becoming partly cloudy. Lows around 70. Southeast winds up to 5 mph in the evening becoming light.
Thursday
Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 90s. Light winds becoming north up to 5 mph in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 70s.
Friday
Sunny. Highs in the mid 90s.
Friday Night
Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 70s.
Saturday
Sunny. Highs in the mid 90s.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 70s.
Sunday
Mostly sunny. A 30 percent chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 90s.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy in the evening then becoming partly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 70s.
Monday
Mostly sunny with a 30 percent chance of thunderstorms. Highs around 90.



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1111 AM EDT Tue Jun 18 2024
 
 

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