Scattered rain and storms Wednesday and Thursday will bring hefty rainfall.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — FLASH FLOOD WATCH – Wednesday afternoon through Thursday evening
Staying warm and dry tonight with lows in the 60s.
Scattered showers and thunderstorms will develop tomorrow, especially in the afternoon and evening.
Locally heavy rain is likely and some flooding could be possible tomorrow night into early Thursday. 1-4″ rainfall totals possible.
The overall severe weather threat will stay low. Plan on more scattered showers for Thursday.
Thankfully, the wet weather clears out for Oaks and Derby! Breezy and a bit cooler for Friday with highs in the upper 60s. Sunny and 70° for the 147th running of the Kentucky Derby!
Rain chances could return late Monday into Tuesday.
TONIGHT: Partly cloudy and warm. High: 66°. Wind: S 10-15 mph.
WEDNESDAY: Scattered showers and storms. Rain chance: 80%. High: 77°. Wind: SW 10-20 mph.
THURSDAY: Scattered showers. Rain chance: 90%. High: 73°. Wind: W 10-15 mph.
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