Hot temperatures and critical fire weather conditions for portions of California; Flash Flood threat for parts of Texas

Critical fire weather conditions and unseasonably hot temperatures will be prevalent across parts of southern California this weekend. Any fires that start in this area could quickly grow out of control; Red Flag Warnings and Heat Advisories are in effect. Meanwhile, heavy rain is forecast in parts of Texas through early Monday. Flash Flood Watches are in effect for portions of southwest Texas. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lexington Blue Grass Airport (KLEX)

Lat: 38.03°NLon: 84.61°WElev: 955ft.

Overcast

29°C

85°F

Humidity 48%
Wind Speed N 9 km/h
Barometer 1017.7 mb (30.08 in)
Dewpoint 17°C (63°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index30°C (86°F)
Last update 25 Sep 2:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Winchester KY

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 29. Calm wind.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 29 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. Northeast wind 5 to 8 km/h becoming southeast after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 19 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 11am.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 25. Southwest wind 8 to 13 km/h becoming west 16 to 21 km/h in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 25 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 9. West wind 5 to 11 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 9 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 21. Southwest wind 8 to 18 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 21 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 9.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 9 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 22.

    Sunny

    High: 22 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 9.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 9 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 22.

    Sunny

    High: 22 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 29. Calm wind.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. Northeast wind 5 to 8 km/h becoming southeast after midnight.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 11am. Increasing clouds, with a high near 25. Southwest wind 8 to 13 km/h becoming west 16 to 21 km/h in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 9. West wind 5 to 11 km/h.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 21. Southwest wind 8 to 18 km/h.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 9.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 22.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 9.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 22.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 11.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 23.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 11.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 25.
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Point Forecast:
Winchester KY
 37.99°N 84.18°W (Elev. 307 m)
2:30 pm EDT Sep 25, 2016
3pm EDT Sep 25, 2016-6pm EDT Oct 1, 2016
 
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