-=-=-=-=-=-=-Severe Weather Safety Tips Click Here-=-=-=-=-=- What is UTC time? Click here to find out.... Mouseover to pause!......Kentucky Short-term forecast... Western KY ...FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING... .TONIGHT...Showers. Lows in the mid 40s. North winds around 15 mph with gusts to around 30 mph. Chance of precipitation near 100 percent. Central KY .TONIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and slight chance of thunderstorms in the evening, then showers and slight chance of thunderstorms after midnight. Lows in the upper 50s. South winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 30 mph. Chance of precipitation 90 percent. Eastern KY .TONIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Showers likely late. Lows in the lower 60s. Light winds becoming south around 10 mph late. Chance of rain 70 percent. +_+_+_+_+_+_+_+_+_ Updated Thursday Evening, April 18, 2019

...Wet & Windy End Of The Week...

As of late afternoon, radar shows showers progressing across Western Kentucky, while the rest of the state remains dry. Temperatures has risen into the 70s and 80s across the eastern half of KY, even hitting 87 in Lawrence County according to the Kentucky Mesonet.

A Flash Flood Watch is now in effect for much of Western Kentucky with more rain on the way. In fact, the showers mentioned above will intensify and move east overnight. Activity continues through Friday and into Saturday. 1 to 2+ inches is still forecast for portions of Western/Central Kentucky and extending northeast into the Bluegrass. The good news is that Sunday will be dry and warmer.

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....Here's the Central Kentucky 7-day hazardous weather outlook from the National Weather Service... From the UK ag weather center. Updated: 3 PM Thu Apr 18 2019 this hazardous weather outlook is for portions of south central indiana and central kentucky. .day one...late this afternoon and tonight. multiple rounds of showers and storms will be possible later this afternoon and evening, particularly west of i-65. some of the storms late this afternoon and evening may be capable of gusty winds and heavy rainfall. .days two through seven...friday through wednesday. no hazardous weather is expected at this time. .spotter information statement... spotter activation may be needed today. This hazardous forecast is provided by The National Weather Service. ...The mission of the UK Agricultural Weather Program/Center is to provide educational resources through the development of agricultural weather products and services that minimize weather surprise to Kentucky residents relative to their agricultural needs... Detailed forecast information is available in your Precision Ag Weather forecast here... -=-=-=-=-=-=-=--=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=- Long-range outlooks here.
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Hazardous Weather Outlook: Thu Apr 18 15:15:38 EDT 2019 Orange-Washington-Scott-Jefferson-Crawford-Perry-Harrison-Floyd- Clark-Hancock-Breckinridge-Meade-Ohio-Grayson-Hardin-Bullitt-Oldham- Trimble-Henry-Shelby-Franklin-Spencer-Anderson-Woodford-Fayette- Bourbon-Nicholas-Nelson-Mercer-Jessamine-Larue-Marion-Boyle-Garrard- Madison-Butler-Edmonson-Hart-Green-Taylor-Casey-Lincoln-Logan-Warren- Simpson-Allen-Barren-Monroe-Metcalfe-Adair-Russell-Cumberland- Clinton- Including the cities of Paoli, Salem, Scottsburg, Madison, English, Tell City, Corydon, New Albany, Jeffersonville, Lewisport, Hawesville, Hardinsburg, Brandenburg, Hartford, Leitchfield, Elizabethtown, Shepherdsville, Louisville, La Grange, Bedford, Milton, New Castle, Shelbyville, Frankfort, Georgetown, Cynthiana, Taylorsville, Lawrenceburg, Versailles, Lexington, Paris, Carlisle, Bardstown, Springfield, Harrodsburg, Nicholasville, Winchester, Hodgenville, Lebanon, Danville, Lancaster, Richmond, Morgantown, Brownsville, Horse Cave, Greensburg, Campbellsville, Liberty, Stanford, Russellville, Bowling Green, Franklin, Providence, Scottsville, Glasgow, Tompkinsville, Edmonton, Columbia, Jamestown, Burkesville, and Albany 315 PM EDT Thu Apr 18 2019 /215 PM CDT Thu Apr 18 2019/ This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of south central Indiana and Central Kentucky. .DAY ONE...Late This Afternoon and Tonight. Multiple rounds of showers and storms will be possible later this afternoon and evening, particularly west of I-65. Some of the storms late this afternoon and evening may be capable of gusty winds and heavy rainfall. .DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday through Wednesday. No hazardous weather is expected at this time. .SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT... Spotter activation may be needed today.


Short Term Forecast: Western KY ...FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING... .TONIGHT...Showers. Lows in the mid 40s. North winds around 15 mph with gusts to around 30 mph. Chance of precipitation near 100 percent. Central KY .TONIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and slight chance of thunderstorms in the evening, then showers and slight chance of thunderstorms after midnight. Lows in the upper 50s. South winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 30 mph. Chance of precipitation 90 percent. Eastern KY .TONIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Showers likely late. Lows in the lower 60s. Light winds becoming south around 10 mph late. Chance of rain 70 percent.

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