Louisville, KY (40201)

2:58 PM EDT on May 27, 2017 (GMT -0400)
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Elev 459 ft 38.24 °N, 85.75 °W | Updated 4 seconds ago

Rain
Rain
77.1 °F
Feels Like 79 °F
N
2.0
Wind Variable Wind from NW
Gusts 12.0 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.87 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 3200 ft
Mostly Cloudy 6000 ft
Mostly Cloudy 7000 ft
Heat Index 79 °F
Dew Point 72 °F
Humidity 85%
Rainfall 0.23 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:23 AM 8:57 PM
Waxing Crescent, 6% visible
SPECI KLOU 271840Z 22007G14KT 10SM VCTS SCT032 BKN060 BKN070 28/21 A2987 RMK AO2 T02780211
Pressure 29.87 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 3200 ft
Mostly Cloudy 6000 ft
Mostly Cloudy 7000 ft
Heat Index 79 °F
Dew Point 72 °F
Humidity 85%
Rainfall 0.23 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:23 AM 8:57 PM
Waxing Crescent, 6% visible
SPECI KLOU 271840Z 22007G14KT 10SM VCTS SCT032 BKN060 BKN070 28/21 A2987 RMK AO2 T02780211

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Severe Thunderstorm Watch
Issued: 1:43 PM CDT May. 27, 2017 – National Weather Service

Severe Thunderstorm Watch 276 remains in effect until 900 PM CDT

KY
. Kentucky counties included are

Adair Allen Anderson
Ballard Barren Bourbon
Boyle Breckinridge Bullitt
Butler Caldwell Calloway
Carlisle Casey Christian
Clark Clinton Crittenden
Cumberland Daviess Edmonson
Fayette Franklin Fulton
Garrard Graves Grayson
green Hancock Hardin
Harrison Hart Henderson
Henry Hickman Hopkins
Jefferson Jessamine LaRue
Lincoln Livingston Logan
Lyon McCracken McLean
Madison Marion Marshall
Meade Mercer Metcalfe
Monroe Muhlenberg Nelson
Nicholas Ohio Oldham
Russell Scott Shelby
Simpson Spencer Taylor
Todd Trigg Trimble
Union Warren Washington
Webster Woodford




Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 3:02 AM CDT May. 27, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch in effect from 2 PM EDT /1 PM CDT/ this
afternoon through Sunday evening...

The National Weather Service in Louisville has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for portions of east central Kentucky, north
central Kentucky, and south central Kentucky, including the
following areas, in east central Kentucky, Anderson, Bourbon,
Boyle, Clark, Fayette, Franklin, Garrard, Jessamine, Madison,
Mercer, Scott, and Woodford. In north central Kentucky,
Bullitt, Hardin, Jefferson, LaRue, Nelson, Shelby, Spencer,
and Washington. In south central Kentucky, Adair, Allen,
Barren, Butler, Casey, Clinton, Cumberland, Edmonson, Grayson,
green, Hart, Lincoln, Logan, Marion, Metcalfe, Monroe,
Russell, Simpson, Taylor, and Warren.

* From 2 PM EDT /1 PM CDT/ this afternoon through Sunday evening

* 1 to locally 3+ inches of rain is expected to fall from multiple
rounds of thunderstorms early this afternoon through late Sunday
evening.

* Areas that see repeated thunderstorm activity, and locations
that have seen excessive rainfall over the past couple of weeks
will be most at risk, along with urban areas and the normal
flood prone locations.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.



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Special Statement
Issued: 2:46 PM EDT May. 27, 2017 – National Weather Service

... A strong thunderstorm will affect south central Clark... southern
Oldham... northwestern Shelby and central Jefferson counties...

At 245 PM EDT, a strong thunderstorm was located over Jeffersonville,
moving east at 20 mph.

Winds in excess of 40 mph and half inch hail are possible with this
storm.

Locations impacted include...
Louisville, Jeffersonville, New Albany, Jeffersontown, St. Matthews,
Shively, Lyndon, La Grange, Middletown and Douglass Hills.

This storm may intensify, so be certain to monitor local radio
stations and available television stations for additional information
and possible warnings from the National Weather Service.

To report severe weather, contact your nearest law enforcement
agency. They can relay your report to the National Weather Service
office in Louisville.

Lat... Lon 3841 8534 3814 8533 3817 8580 3829 8580
      3829 8579 3831 8580 3832 8578 3833 8580
      3834 8579 3834 8577 3835 8576 3836 8572
time... Mot... loc 1845z 268deg 16kt 3827 8571


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