Sat, 25 May: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 7am and 10am, with Hazards – H: 89°, L: 67°

Here is your local forecast for Lexington Kentucky, as of 5:16 AM on Saturday, the 25th of May. Today, a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 7am and 10am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Southwest wind 6 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%. Next, Tonight, mostly clear, with a low around 67. Sunday, a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Southwest wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Then later, Sunday Night, a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Sunrise today will be at 6:20 am and the sun will set at 8:49 pm.

There is one local weather hazard at the time of this report. Here’s that local weather hazard.

Hazardous Weather Outlook. This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of south central Indiana and Central Kentucky. Day one. Today and Tonight. A few thunderstorms could produce brief heavy rainfall and cloud-to- ground lightning this morning across parts of central Kentucky, especially the Bluegrass region. Days two through seven. Sunday through Friday. Isolated to widely scattered storms are forecast Sunday and Monday, with best chances across parts of south-central Indiana and north- central Kentucky. The main threats with these storms will be brief heavy rainfall and gusty winds. A weather system will approach the region Wednesday afternoon through Thursday, bringing a return to better chances for showers and storms. Spotter information statement. Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

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Fri, 24 May: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon, with Hazards – H: 89°, L: 68°

Today’s forcast for Lexington Kentucky, created at 5:16 AM on Friday, the 24th of May. Today, a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. And then, Tonight, mostly clear, with a low around 68. Saturday, a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Southwest wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Then later, Saturday Night, a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 66. Sunrise today will be at 6:21 am and the sun will set at 8:49 pm.

There is one local weather hazard at the time of this report. Here’s that local weather hazard.

Hazardous Weather Outlook. This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of south central Indiana and Central Kentucky. Day one. Today and Tonight. Isolated to widely scattered storms are forecast today along a weak frontal boundary. Storms that form over the Bluegrass region of Kentucky and southeast Indiana could briefly bring heavy rains and gusty winds. Days two through seven. Saturday through Thursday. Isolated to widely scattered storms are forecast Saturday afternoon through Monday. The best coverage appears to be on Sunday as a frontal boundary approaches the region and provides focus for storm development. The main threats with these storms will be brief heavy rainfall and gusty winds. A strong system will approach the region Wednesday afternoon through Thursday morning bringing chances of storms, some of which may be severe. Spotter information statement. Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

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Thu, 23 May: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, with Hazards – H: 86°, L: 66°

Lexington’s weather conditions for today, reported at 5:16 AM on Thursday, the 23rd of May. Today, a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 3pm and 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. South wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Then, Tonight, a chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 30%. Friday, a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Looking ahead, Friday Night, a 10 percent chance of showers before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. Sunrise today will be at 6:21 am and the sun will set at 8:48 pm.

There is one local weather hazard at the time of this report. Here’s that local weather hazard.

Hazardous Weather Outlook. This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of south central Indiana and Central Kentucky. Day one. Today and Tonight. An approaching cold front will bring chances of scattered storms this afternoon mainly north of I64 with locally gusty winds being the main threat. Days two through seven. Friday through Wednesday. Isolated to widely scattered storms are forecast Friday afternoon through Tuesday. The best coverage appears to be on Friday morning and then again on Sunday as a couple of frontal boundaries approach the region and provide focus for storm development. The main threats with these storms will be brief heavy rainfall and gusty winds. Spotter information statement. Spotter activation is not anticipated.

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Wed, 22 May: Mostly sunny, with Hazards – H: 88°, L: 68°

Lexington’s weather forecast for today, created at 5:15 AM on Wednesday, the 22nd of May. Today, mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Southeast wind 9 to 17 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Then later, Tonight, partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Thursday, a slight chance of showers between 9am and noon, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. South wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%. Then, Thursday Night, a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. Sunrise today will be at 6:22 am and the sun will set at 8:47 pm.

There is one local weather hazard at the time of this report. Here’s that local weather hazard.

Hazardous Weather Outlook. This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of south central Indiana and Central Kentucky. Day one. Today and Tonight. Scattered thunderstorms are expected this afternoon, mainly along and west of Interstate 65. A few of these storms will be capable of producing briefly heavy rainfall and locally gusty winds. Days two through seven. Thursday through Tuesday. Isolated to widely scattered storms are forecast Thursday afternoon through Tuesday. The best coverage is Thursday afternoon and then again Sunday and Monday, as a couple of frontal boundaries approach the region and provide focus for storm development. The main threats with these storms again will be brief heavy rainfall and gusty winds. Spotter information statement. Spotter activation is not anticipated.

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Tue, 21 May: Mostly sunny – H: 76°, L: 60°

Lexington’s weather forecast for today, created at 5:16 AM on Tuesday, the 21st of May. Today, mostly sunny, with a high near 76. Then later, Tonight, mostly clear, with a low around 60. Wednesday, mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Then, Wednesday Night, partly cloudy, with a low around 66. Sunrise today will be at 6:23 am and the sun will set at 8:46 pm. See you tomorrow!

Mon, 20 May: Partly sunny – H: 73°, L: 50°

Today’s Lexington Kentucky weather outlook, as of 7:25 AM on Monday, the 20th of May. Today, partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 73. West wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Next, Tonight, mostly clear, with a low around 50. Tuesday, mostly sunny, with a high near 73. Then, Tuesday Night, mostly clear, with a low around 58. Sunrise today will be at 6:23 am and the sun will set at 8:45 pm. See you tomorrow!

Mon, 20 May: A 30 percent chance of showers – L: 63°, H: 73°

Lexington’s forecast for today, reported at 5:16 AM on Monday, the 20th of May. Overnight, a 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. And then, Monday, a 10 percent chance of showers before 7am. Partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 73. West wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Monday Night, mostly clear, with a low around 50. Looking ahead, Tuesday, mostly sunny, with a high near 73. Sunrise today will be at 6:23 am and the sun will set at 8:45 pm. See you tomorrow!

Sun, 19 May: Isolated showers, with Hazards – H: 81°, L: 64°

Today’s Lexington Kentucky weather conditions, created at 5:16 PM on Sunday, the 19th of May. This Afternoon, isolated showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Southwest wind around 18 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%. Then, Tonight, showers likely, mainly between 7pm and 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible. Monday, mostly sunny, with a high near 74. Next, Monday Night, mostly clear, with a low around 49. Sunrise today will be at 6:24 am and the sun will set at 8:44 pm.

There are 2 local weather hazards at the time of this report. Here are those local weather hazards.

Special Weather Statement. Gusty Southwest Winds This Afternoon. South to southwest winds will increase this afternoon, with frequent gusts near 35 mph possible. These winds could be strong enough to bring down weakened or dead tree branches. Drivers in high profile vehicles should exercise caution, especially on east-west oriented roadways. Stay tuned to NOAA all hazards weather radio and local media for the latest weather information.

Hazardous Weather Outlook. This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of south central Indiana and Central Kentucky. Day one. Tonight. Scattered thunderstorms are possible through this evening. A few of the stronger storms will be capable of producing damaging winds and hail, mainly across southern Indiana. Days two through seven. Monday through Saturday. A few thunderstorms on Wednesday may be capable of gusty winds and localized heavy rainfall. Spotter information statement. Spotter activation may be needed this afternoon and evening.

See you tomorrow!

Sun, 19 May: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm, with Hazards – H: 82°, L: 64°

Today’s weather outlook for Lexington Kentucky, as of 5:15 AM on Sunday, the 19th of May. Today, a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Breezy, with a south wind 11 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph. Next, Tonight, a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms. Monday, mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 75. Then later, Monday Night, mostly clear, with a low around 51. Sunrise today will be at 6:24 am and the sun will set at 8:44 pm.

There are 2 local weather hazards at the time of this report. Here are those local weather hazards.

Special Weather Statement. Gusty Southwest Winds Today. Gusty southwest winds will pick up shortly after sunrise ahead of a cold front. Sustained winds of 15 to 25 MPH will be seen with gusts to 35 MPH. Some areas may see wind gusts up to 40 MPH at times outside of any thunderstorm. These winds could be strong enough to bring down any weakened or dying tree branches. Drivers in high profile vehicles will want to exercise caution, especially on east-west oriented roadways. Stay tuned to NOAA all hazards weather radio and your local media for the latest weather information.

Hazardous Weather Outlook. This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of south central Indiana and Central Kentucky. Day one. Today and Tonight. Strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible this afternoon and evening ahead of a cold front. Damaging winds and hail are the main severe weather hazards. Winds outside of thunderstorms will be gusty out of the southwest, and could reach 40 MPH at times during the day. Days two through seven. Monday through Saturday. Additional storms will be possible during the midweek timeframe. A few of the storms may be capable of gusty winds and localized rainfall. Spotter information statement. Spotter activation may be needed this afternoon and evening.

See you tomorrow!

Sat, 18 May: Sunny, with Hazards – H: 87°, L: 66°

Today’s weather conditions for Lexington Kentucky, created at 5:15 AM on Saturday, the 18th of May. Today, sunny, with a high near 87. Then, Tonight, a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 66. Sunday, a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 82. Breezy, with a south wind 11 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph. Then, Sunday Night, a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Southwest wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Sunrise today will be at 6:25 am and the sun will set at 8:44 pm.

There is one local weather hazard at the time of this report. Here’s that local weather hazard.

Hazardous Weather Outlook. This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of south central Indiana and Central Kentucky. Day one. Today and Tonight. Isolated to widely scattered storms are possible mainly along and east of I-65 late this afternoon into early evening. The main threats with any storm will be brief heavy rainfall and cloud to ground lightning. Days two through seven. Sunday through Friday. Scattered thunderstorms are expected Sunday afternoon and again Wednesday as two surface fronts approach our forecast area. These storms will produce heavy rainfall and lightning, with strong surface wind gusts possible in the most robust cells. Spotter information statement. Spotter activation is not expected today, but may be needed Sunday.

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