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Severe Thunderstorm Threat Increasing This Week from the High Plains to Gulf Coast

A storm system will move from the Rockies to the East Coast during the next several days bringing a severe thunderstorm threat to many parts of the nation. On Thursday, large hail will be the main threat in the High Plains. By Friday a more widespread threat will develop in the ArkLaTex region where damaging winds, very large hail and tornadoes will be possible. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lexington Blue Grass Airport (KLEX)

Lat: 38.03°NLon: 84.61°WElev: 955ft.

Overcast

17°C

62°F

Humidity 30%
Wind Speed S 9 km/h
Barometer 1024.8 mb (30.26 in)
Dewpoint -1°C (30°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 23 Mar 6:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Winchester KY

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8. South wind 10 to 18 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 8 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 21. Southwest wind 16 to 24 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 21 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. South wind around 14 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 12 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 23. South wind 14 to 24 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 23 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 8pm and 2am, then showers after 2am.  Low around 13. South wind around 14 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.

    Showers

    Low: 13 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers before 8am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between 8am and 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  High near 20. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.

    Showers

    High: 20 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 11 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 23.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 23 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 12 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8. South wind 10 to 18 km/h.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 21. Southwest wind 16 to 24 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. South wind around 14 km/h.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 23. South wind 14 to 24 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 8pm and 2am, then showers after 2am. Low around 13. South wind around 14 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.
Sunday
Showers before 8am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between 8am and 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. High near 20. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 23.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8am, then a chance of showers between 8am and 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 20. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 18.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 7.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 20.
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Point Forecast:
Winchester KY
 37.99°N 84.18°W (Elev. 307 m)
6:50 pm EDT Mar 23, 2017
7pm EDT Mar 23, 2017-6pm EDT Mar 30, 2017
 
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