Heat Will Continue in the Southeast and Portions of the West

A very hot and humid airmass will persist over portions of the southeast. Afternoon high temperatures in these areas are forecast to reach 95 to 100 degrees with heat index values ranging from 100 to 110 degrees. Hot temperatures are also expected over portions of the west. In the Plains and the mid-Atlantic to the Appalachians, strong thunderstorms are possible with gusty winds. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lexington Blue Grass Airport (KLEX)

Lat: 38.03°NLon: 84.61°WElev: 955ft.

Fair

24°C

75°F

Humidity 88%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 1014.7 mb (30.00 in)
Dewpoint 22°C (71°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 27 Jul 2:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Lexington KY

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Calm wind.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 23 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31. Calm wind becoming west 5 to 8 km/h in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 31 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Calm wind.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 23 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 27. South wind 3 to 8 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 27 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a low around 21. South wind 5 to 8 km/h.  New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 21 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 28 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 21 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 28 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 21 °C

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Calm wind.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31. Calm wind becoming west 5 to 8 km/h in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Calm wind.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 27. South wind 3 to 8 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 21. South wind 5 to 8 km/h. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 29.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 29.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 30.
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Point Forecast:
Lexington KY
 38.05°N 84.46°W (Elev. 313 m)
3:08 am EDT Jul 27, 2016
3am EDT Jul 27, 2016-6pm EDT Aug 2, 2016
 
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