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100 PM EDT THU SEP 20 2018
WESTERN AND SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
PADUCAH        NOT AVBL                                               
HENDERSON      NOT AVBL                                               
OWENSBORO      NOT AVBL                                               
HOPKINSVILLE   NOT AVBL                                               
BOWLING GREEN  NOT AVBL                                               
GLASGOW        NOT AVBL                                               

100 PM EDT THU SEP 20 2018
NORTHEAST KENTUCKY
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
LEXINGTON      NOT AVBL                                               
COVINGTON      NOT AVBL                                               
FRANKFORT      NOT AVBL                                               


100 PM EDT THU SEP 20 2018
NORTHEAST KENTUCKY
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
LEXINGTON      NOT AVBL                                               
COVINGTON      NOT AVBL                                               
FRANKFORT      NOT AVBL                                               

100 PM EDT THU SEP 20 2018
SOUTHEAST KENTUCKY
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
JACKSON        NOT AVBL                                               
LONDON         NOT AVBL                                               
SOMERSET       NOT AVBL                                               
MIDDLESBORO    NOT AVBL                                               
MONTICELLO     NOT AVBL                                               


Kentucky Weather Synopsis:

Thu Sep 20 13:08:55 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.

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Current weather around the greater Bluegrass region:

100 PM EDT THU SEP 20 2018 NORTHEAST KENTUCKY CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS LEXINGTON NOT AVBL COVINGTON NOT AVBL FRANKFORT NOT AVBL


7-Day NWS Hazardous Weather Outlook for central Kentucky:

From the UK ag weather center. Updated: 3 AM Thu Sep 20 2018 this hazardous weather outlook is for portions of south central indiana and central kentucky. .day one...today and tonight. no hazardous weather is expected at this time. .days two through seven...friday through wednesday. waves of thunderstorms will be possible each day through the period. 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. .spotter information statement... spotter activation may be required friday afternoon and evening. This hazardous forecast is provided by The National Weather Service.


The Short-Term Forecast for Kentucky:

Western KY .TODAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 90s. South winds 5 to 10 mph. Central KY .TODAY...Mostly sunny in the morning then becoming partly cloudy. Highs in the lower 90s. Southwest winds up to 5 mph. Eastern KY .TODAY...Warm, sunny. Highs around 90. Light winds.

7-day Forecast for central Kentucky:

Thu Sep 20 03:00:39 EDT 2018 Fayette- Including the city of Lexington 300 AM EDT Thu Sep 20 2018 .TODAY...Mostly sunny in the morning then becoming partly cloudy. Highs in the lower 90s. Southwest winds up to 5 mph. .TONIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 70s. South winds 5 to 10 mph. .FRIDAY...Partly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph. .FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. West winds 5 to 10 mph. .SATURDAY...Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 70s. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph. .SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows around 60. .SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs around 70. .SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows around 60. .MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s. .MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. .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 60 percent. .WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 70s.
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