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=-=-=-=-Ky Severe Weather info Here. -=-=-=-=-=-=-Severe Weather Safety Tips Click Here-=-=-=-=-=- What is UTC time? Click here to find out.... Mouseover to pause!......Kentucky Short-term forecast... Western KY .TONIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 70s. South winds around 5 mph. Central KY .TONIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 70s. South winds up to 10 mph. Eastern KY .TONIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. Light winds. +_+_+_+_+_+_+_+_+_ %%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%% From the UK ag weather center. Updated: 3 PM Thu Sep 20 2018 this hazardous weather outlook is for portions of south central indiana and central kentucky. .day one...tonight. no hazardous weather is expected at this time. .days two through seven...friday through wednesday. scattered to numberses thunderstorms are expected friday afternoon and night across the area as a cold front drops south across the area. a few strong storms are possible over south-central indiana and north-central and east-central kentucky. locally strong wind gusts, brief heavy rainfall, and lightning are the main hazards. scattered to numerous thunderstorms are expected monday into wednesday within a moist unstable air mass across the region and as another cold front moves through the region wednesday. total rainfall amounts of 2 to 3 inches with isolated higher amounts are possible through wednesday. a few strong storms also are possible tuesday afternoon or night along the front. localized flooding is possible where storms move over the same locations. .spotter information statement... spotter activation may be required late friday afternoon and evening. This hazardous forecast is provided by The National Weather Service. ...UK Agricultural Weather Program/Center... Detailed forecast information is available in your Precision Ag Weather forecast here... -=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=- Long-range outlooks here. =-=-=-=-Ky Severe Weather info Here.
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Kentucky Weather Synopsis:

Thu Sep 20 16:58:27 EDT 2018

Updated Thursday, September 20, 2018

...Hot And Mostly Dry Today; Cooler This Weekend...

Hot and dry weather can be expected again today, though a change in the weather is expected late Friday into Saturday morning as a cold front moves into the region. Showers and storms will be possible ahead of this front, and unsettled weather could continue into the weekend.

A few strong to severe storms will be possible Friday afternoon and evening, with locally gusty winds, heavy rainfall, and lightning being the main threats.

Additional rounds of thunderstorms through Wednesday will produce 2 to 4 inches of total rainfall, with locally higher amounts possible. Localized flooding is likely where heavier and/or repeated rainfall occurs.

Kentucky Weather Forecast

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Current weather around the greater Bluegrass region:

400 PM EDT THU SEP 20 2018 ...CENTRAL KENTUCKY... CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS MT STERLING* N/A 90 70 51 SW6 30.09F HX 95 FLEMING/MASON* N/A 89 71 55 SW10 30.08S HX 95 DANVILLE* PTSUNNY 90 68 48 S5 30.09F HX 93 LEXINGTON N/A 91 69 48 S10 30.07F HX 96 FRANKFORT N/A 91 69 48 SW7 30.04F HX 96 LOUISVILLE N/A 94 67 41 W10 30.01F HX 97 LEBANON* N/A 90 66 45 SW5 30.06F HX 92 GLASGOW* N/A 94 64 37 S5 30.04F HX 96 BOWLING GREEN N/A 94 65 38 S8 30.02F HX 96


7-Day NWS Hazardous Weather Outlook for central Kentucky:

From the UK ag weather center. Updated: 3 PM Thu Sep 20 2018 this hazardous weather outlook is for portions of south central indiana and central kentucky. .day one...tonight. no hazardous weather is expected at this time. .days two through seven...friday through wednesday. scattered to numberses thunderstorms are expected friday afternoon and night across the area as a cold front drops south across the area. a few strong storms are possible over south-central indiana and north-central and east-central kentucky. locally strong wind gusts, brief heavy rainfall, and lightning are the main hazards. scattered to numerous thunderstorms are expected monday into wednesday within a moist unstable air mass across the region and as another cold front moves through the region wednesday. total rainfall amounts of 2 to 3 inches with isolated higher amounts are possible through wednesday. a few strong storms also are possible tuesday afternoon or night along the front. localized flooding is possible where storms move over the same locations. .spotter information statement... spotter activation may be required late friday afternoon and evening. This hazardous forecast is provided by The National Weather Service.


The Short-Term Forecast for Kentucky:

Western KY .TONIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 70s. South winds around 5 mph. Central KY .TONIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 70s. South winds up to 10 mph. Eastern KY .TONIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. Light winds.

7-day Forecast for central Kentucky:

Thu Sep 20 15:36:34 EDT 2018 Fayette- Including the city of Lexington 336 PM EDT Thu Sep 20 2018 .TONIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 70s. South winds up to 10 mph. .FRIDAY...Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 80s. Southwest winds 5 to 15 mph. .FRIDAY NIGHT...Showers likely and chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation 60 percent. .SATURDAY...Cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers. Highs around 70. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph. .SATURDAY NIGHT...Showers likely. Lows in the upper 50s. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of showers 60 percent. .SUNDAY...Showers likely. Highs in the upper 60s. Chance of showers 60 percent. .SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers. Lows in the lower 60s. .MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s. .MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with chance of showers and slight chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Chance of precipitation 40 percent. .TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s. .TUESDAY NIGHT...Showers likely and chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Chance of precipitation 70 percent. .WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of showers and slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 70s. Chance of precipitation 40 percent. .WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. .THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs around 70.
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