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Multi Day Severe Weather Event Underway across the Gulf Coast and Southeast

Severe thunderstorms with very large hail, damaging winds and isolated tornadoes will be possible across portions of the Lower Mississippi Valley and Central Gulf Coast into Sunday morning. The threat will shift to the southeast coast to central Florida Sunday. Meanwhile in the west, heavy rain and mountain snow will continue from California to the southern Rockies. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lexington Blue Grass Airport (KLEX)

Lat: 38.03°NLon: 84.61°WElev: 955ft.

Mostly Cloudy

17°C

63°F

Humidity 70%
Wind Speed S 20 km/h
Barometer 1004.2 mb (29.67 in)
Dewpoint 12°C (53°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 21 Jan 1:54 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Lexington KY

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 19. South wind 11 to 14 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 19 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10. South wind 8 to 10 km/h becoming east after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 10 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 7am.  Cloudy, with a high near 16. Southeast wind 10 to 14 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 16 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 9. Northeast wind 8 to 18 km/h becoming north in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 9 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 11. Northwest wind 18 to 24 km/h, with gusts as high as 42 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 11 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 4.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 4 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 9.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 9 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 5.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 5 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 14.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 14 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 19. South wind 11 to 14 km/h.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10. South wind 8 to 10 km/h becoming east after midnight.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 7am. Cloudy, with a high near 16. Southeast wind 10 to 14 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.
Sunday Night
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 9. Northeast wind 8 to 18 km/h becoming north in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.
Monday
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 11. Northwest wind 18 to 24 km/h, with gusts as high as 42 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 4.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 9.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 5.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 14.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 4.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
A slight chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 2. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
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Point Forecast:
Lexington KY
 38.05°N 84.46°W (Elev. 313 m)
1:30 pm EST Jan 21, 2017
2pm EST Jan 21, 2017-6pm EST Jan 27, 2017
 
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