Midnight Update: Most of the thunderstorms seem to be staying below "severe" status, yet we still have strong storms moving through KY for the next few hours, with gusty winds up to 40mph, frequent lightning, heavy rain, and half-inch size hail. You can get your latest weather updates by following me on twitter: JMyersWeather or facebook: www.facebook.com/meteorologistJasonMyers
Tonight: We will have a chance for strong to severe thunderstorms this evening, with gusty winds and large hail possible with any developing thunderstorms. Temperatures will remain mild overnight with Wednesday morning low temperatures around 61 degrees.
Wednesday: Warm temperatures continue for Wednesday, as highs will be around 80 degrees. There will be a chance for some isolated showers and thunderstorms for Wednesday afternoon and evening as well.
Thursday: Thursday looks to be our warmest day of the week, with highs around 83 degrees, with partly cloudy skies. The chance for some isolated rain showers and thunderstorms will linger for Thursday as well.
Friday: A strong cold front will cross the region on Friday, bringing the chance for a good soaking rain, and cooler temperatures for the end of the week.
Depending on the exact timing of the cold front's passage, temperatures look to fall through the afternoon and evening hours. Low to mid 60s look to be reached by late morning, with temperatures falling through the afternoon.
Weekend: Cooler temperatures and dry conditions will return for the weekend, with highs around 56 degrees on Saturday and 63 degrees for Sunday. Skies will generally be mostly sunny.
NWS: strong t'storms w/ freq. lightning, hvy rain, penny size hail,& 40mph winds over Woodford, and into Fayette and Jessamine counties #LEX