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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 ...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. +_+_+_+_+_+_+_+_+_ %%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%% 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. ...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 Apr 18 18:45:42 EDT 2019

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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Current weather around the greater Bluegrass region:

600 PM EDT THU APR 18 2019 NORTHEAST KENTUCKY CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS LEXINGTON FAIR 79 53 40 S12G24 29.65F COVINGTON PTSUNNY 75 51 43 SW15G23 29.64F FRANKFORT FAIR 79 51 37 SW18G28 29.63F


7-Day NWS Hazardous Weather Outlook for central Kentucky:

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 Short-Term Forecast for Kentucky:

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.

7-day Forecast for central Kentucky:

Thu Apr 18 15:16:35 EDT 2019 Fayette- Including the city of Lexington 316 PM EDT Thu Apr 18 2019 .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. .FRIDAY...Cooler. Showers likely and slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 50s. West winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 30 mph. Chance of precipitation 70 percent. .FRIDAY NIGHT...Showers likely. Lows around 40. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of showers 70 percent. .SATURDAY...Showers likely. Highs in the mid 40s. West winds around 10 mph. Chance of showers 70 percent. .SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Near steady temperature in the mid 40s. West winds 5 to 10 mph. .SUNDAY...Warmer. Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 60s. .SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 40s. .MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 70s. .MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. .TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 70s. .TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. .WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 70s. .WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers. Lows in the upper 50s. .THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers. Highs in the mid 70s.
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