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Very heavy rainfall and flooding possible in central and southern U.S. on Tuesday and Wednesday

A slow-moving front will bring multiple waves of heavy rain across a swath of the central and southern U.S., from Texas up to Michigan on Tuesday and into Wednesday. Parts of the ArkLaTex region could see 5 to 7 inches of rain on Wednesday. Freezing rain will also be possible in the Upper Midwest over next couple days, with snow in the Northern Plains and Upper Great Lakes on Tuesday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lexington Blue Grass Airport (KLEX)

Lat: 38.03°NLon: 84.61°WElev: 955ft.

Fair and Breezy

21°C

69°F

Humidity 66%
Wind Speed S 39 G 57 km/h
Barometer 1022.4 mb (30.21 in)
Dewpoint 14°C (57°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 20 Feb 9:54 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Winchester KY

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 26. Breezy, with a south wind 24 to 34 km/h, with gusts as high as 60 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 26 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. South wind 16 to 21 km/h, with gusts as high as 39 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 17 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  High near 21. South wind 14 to 24 km/h becoming north in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 48 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.

    Showers

    High: 21 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 7. Northeast wind 14 to 16 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    Showers

    Low: 7 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers.  High near 13. Northeast wind 11 to 16 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.

    Showers

    High: 13 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers likely, mainly after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 10. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 10 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 22. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 22 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers.  Low around 13. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers

    Low: 13 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  High near 21. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers

    High: 21 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 26. Breezy, with a south wind 24 to 34 km/h, with gusts as high as 60 km/h.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. South wind 16 to 21 km/h, with gusts as high as 39 km/h.
Wednesday
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. High near 21. South wind 14 to 24 km/h becoming north in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 48 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.
Wednesday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 7. Northeast wind 14 to 16 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Thursday
Showers. High near 13. Northeast wind 11 to 16 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.
Thursday Night
Showers likely, mainly after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 10. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.
Friday
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 22. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday Night
Showers. Low around 13. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Saturday
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. High near 21. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Saturday Night
Showers. Low around 12. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 17.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 4.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 14.
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Point Forecast:
Winchester KY
 37.99°N 84.18°W (Elev. 307 m)
9:31 am EST Feb 20, 2018
10am EST Feb 20, 2018-6pm EST Feb 26, 2018
 
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