Midnight Update: Patchy dense fog will develop over areas that had rainfall today. The fog will make driving difficult through the early morning hours, so allow plenty of extra time if you are traveling. Overnight low temperatures will fall to around 59 degrees. The Lexington area picked up about 0.33" of rainfall this afternoon and evening, and Frankfort picked up 0.90" of rainfall. Areas along and north of I-64 picked up around 0.25" to 0.50" on average, while parts of Eastern Kentucky picked up 0.10" to 0.25" on average.
A stalled cold front across the Ohio Valley will keep the chance for rain and thunderstorms through the extended forecast. Despite the rain chances, temperatures will remain in the upper 70s to lower 80s.
Tonight: We will continue to hav...e the chance for isolated rain showers and thunderstorms this evening, with the majority of the rain tapering off overnight. Overnight low temperatures will be around 59 degrees.
Friday: Warm temperatures will continue for Friday with high temperatures around 79 degrees. Scattered rain showers and thunderstorms will develop through the day, with the bulk of the activity west of I-75.
Friday: Lingering isolated rain showers will continue Friday night, with overnight low temperatures around 62 degrees.
Saturday: Mostly cloudy skies with scattered rain showers and thunderstorms will continue for the start of the weekend, with high temperatures around 78 degrees.
Sunday: Partly to mostly cloudy skies will continue with another round of scattered rain showers and thunderstorms. Sunday afternoon high temperatures will be around 80 degrees.
Next Week: Temperatures will be in the lower 80s Monday through Wednesday. A cold front will approach and move through the area late Wednesday into early Thursday. There will be a chance for isolated thunderstorms for Monday and Tuesday, with better chances for scattered rain showers and thunderstorms for Wednesday.