Active Week Of Severe Weather Over Portions Of The Plains

Severe thunderstorms will occur portions of the Plains each afternoon and evening this week. The main threats with these storms are expected to be large hail, damaging winds, and a few tornadoes. Locally heavy rainfall will pose a risk for flooding concerns, particularly over portions of the southern Plains and Mississippi Valley.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Frankfort, Capital City Airport (KFFT)

Lat: 38.18°NLon: 84.9°WElev: 804ft.

Overcast

18°C

64°F

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 1016.0 mb (30.02 in)
Dewpoint 16°C (61°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 27 May 3:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Frankfort KY

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Calm wind.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 17 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. South wind 8 to 14 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 32 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. South wind 8 to 10 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 19 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 2pm and 5pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29. Southwest wind 8 to 11 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 29 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. South wind 5 to 8 km/h.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 18 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 29.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 29 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 18.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 18 °C

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 29.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 29 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 17.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 17 °C

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Calm wind.
Friday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. South wind 8 to 14 km/h.
Friday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. South wind 8 to 10 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 2pm and 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29. Southwest wind 8 to 11 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. South wind 5 to 8 km/h.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 29.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Memorial Day
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 29.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 29.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 29.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 29.
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Point Forecast:
Frankfort KY
 38.19°N 84.87°W (Elev. 152 m)
3:30 am EDT May 27, 2016
4am EDT May 27, 2016-6pm EDT Jun 2, 2016
 
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