Lexington, KY (40582)

7:10 PM EDT on June 23, 2017 (GMT -0400)
Sayre School | | Change Station

Elev 971 ft 38.05 °N, 84.49 °W | Updated 25 seconds ago

Rain
Rain
72.7 °F
Feels Like 72.7 °F
N
2.0
Wind Variable Wind from North
Gusts 24.0 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.64 in
Visibility 0.8 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 300 ft
Mostly Cloudy 900 ft
Overcast 1800 ft
Dew Point 72 °F
Humidity 97%
Rainfall 1.88 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:16 AM 9:04 PM
Waning Crescent, 0% visible
SPECI KLEX 232304Z 02016KT 3/4SM +RA BR SCT003 BKN009 OVC018 23/22 A2964
Pressure 29.64 in
Visibility 0.8 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 300 ft
Mostly Cloudy 900 ft
Overcast 1800 ft
Dew Point 72 °F
Humidity 97%
Rainfall 1.88 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:16 AM 9:04 PM
Waning Crescent, 0% visible
SPECI KLEX 232304Z 02016KT 3/4SM +RA BR SCT003 BKN009 OVC018 23/22 A2964

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Tornado Watch
Issued: 7:03 PM EDT Jun. 23, 2017 – National Weather Service

Tornado Watch 368 remains in effect until 1000 PM EDT for the
following locations


KY
. Kentucky counties included are

Adair Allen Barren
Bath Bell Bourbon
Boyle Breathitt Casey
Clark Clay Clinton
Cumberland Elliott Estill
Fayette Fleming Floyd
Garrard green Harlan
Harrison Jackson Jessamine
Johnson Knott Knox
Laurel Lee Leslie
Letcher Lincoln McCreary
Madison Magoffin Marion
Menifee Mercer Metcalfe
Monroe Montgomery Morgan
Nicholas Owsley Perry
Powell Pulaski Rockcastle
Rowan Russell Scott
Taylor Washington Wayne
Whitley Wolfe Woodford


Flash Flood Warning
Issued: 6:50 PM EDT Jun. 23, 2017 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Louisville has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
eastern Woodford County in central Kentucky...
southern Scott County in central Kentucky...
Clark County in central Kentucky...
northern Jessamine County in central Kentucky...
Bourbon County in central Kentucky...
Nicholas County in central Kentucky...
Fayette County in central Kentucky...
Harrison County in central Kentucky...

* until 1045 PM EDT

* at 649 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain across the
warned area. 1 to 2 inches of rain have already fallen. Flash
flooding is expected to begin shortly.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Lexington, Georgetown, Nicholasville, Winchester, Paris, Cynthiana,
Carlisle, Cardinal Hill, Cadentown and Fayette mall.

Additional rainfall amounts of 1 to 2 are possible in the warned
area.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.


Lat... Lon 3812 8408 3794 8397 3787 8471 3813 8464
      3819 8473 3846 8436 3853 8446 3856 8442
      3858 8420 3855 8421 3855 8416 3849 8417
      3843 8400 3842 8400 3844 8397 3836 8392
      3835 8390 3836 8388 3831 8383


Schoettmer



Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 6:27 PM EDT Jun. 23, 2017 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Louisville has issued a

* flood advisory for...
Clark County in central Kentucky...
Bourbon County in central Kentucky...
Nicholas County in central Kentucky...
eastern Fayette County in central Kentucky...
southeastern Harrison County in central Kentucky...

* until 930 PM EDT

* at 626 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain that will cause
minor flooding in the advisory area. Up to one inch of rain has
already fallen in spots.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Winchester, Paris, Cynthiana, Carlisle, Millersburg, North
Middletown, Goffs Corner, Blacks Crossroads, Renick and Lyndale.

Additional rainfall of 1 to 2 inches is expected over the area. This
additional rain will result in minor flooding.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.


Lat... Lon 3812 8408 3794 8397 3789 8399 3784 8405
      3792 8427 3789 8436 3807 8429 3812 8439
      3819 8436 3821 8438 3819 8443 3821 8440
      3831 8444 3849 8417 3842 8400 3844 8397
      3836 8392 3835 8390 3836 8388 3831 8383


Schoettmer


532 PM EDT Fri Jun 23 2017

The National Weather Service in Louisville has issued a

* urban and small stream flood advisory for poor drainage areas
for...
northeastern Jessamine County in central Kentucky...
Fayette County in central Kentucky...

* until 830 PM EDT

* at 531 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain moving over the
Lexington Metro area. This will cause urban and small stream
flooding. Overflowing poor drainage areas will result in minor
flooding in the advisory area. A little over a half inch of rain
has fallen since midnight and more rain will fall across the area
this evening.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Lexington, Meadowthorpe, Dunbar High School, Thoroughbred Acres,
Veterans Park, Cardinal Hill, Cadentown, Bryan Station, Northland
and Highlands.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Please report flooding to your local law enforcement agency when you
can do so safely.

A flood advisory means river or stream flows are elevated, or ponding
of water in urban or other areas is occurring or is imminent.


Lat... Lon 3800 8432 3790 8435 3790 8438 3785 8438
      3787 8442 3785 8443 3785 8444 3794 8448
      3800 8466 3812 8462 3816 8455 3821 8438
      3819 8436 3816 8438 3811 8438 3807 8429
      3802 8428


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356 PM EDT Fri Jun 23 2017 /256 PM CDT Fri Jun 23 2017/

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect tonight...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of central Kentucky.

* Through tonight

* a cold front coming in from the northwest will join forces
with the remnants of Tropical Storm Cindy to produce
widespread rain, possibly heavy.

* The heaviest rainfall is expected during the evening hours and
may cause trouble with rush hour traffic.

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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