Current Observations

North Daniel Boone Country
Partly Cloudy and 80 F at Lexington Blue Grass Airport, KY

Partly Cloudy Winds are from the West at 17.3 gusting to 31.1 MPH (15 gusting to 27 KT). The pressure is 1008.6 mb and the humidity is 54%. The heat index is 81. Last Updated on May 27 2024, 4:54 pm EDT.

Central Daniel Boone Country
Fair and 56 F at London, London-Corbin Airport-Magee Field, KY

Fair Winds are Calm. The pressure is 1016.7 mb and the humidity is 93%. Last Updated on May 29 2024, 3:53 am EDT.

South Daniel Boone Country
Fair and 54 F at Monticello, Wayne County Airport, KY

Fair Winds are Calm. The pressure is 1017.8 mb. Last Updated on May 29 2024, 3:56 am EDT.

Current webcam for Daniel Boone Country.
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Why are the images dark? It's nightime Daniel Boone country! Photo is realtime webcam from the National Weather Service station in Jackson, Kentucky.

Latest update local time: 4:45am Wed, May 29, 2024 - http://www.outrageGIS.com

Current visible satellite for the Daniel Boone National Forest.

Daniel Boone Visible Satellite

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Current doppler radar for the Daniel Boone National Forest.
Daniel Boone Doppler Radar 

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Composite doppler radar for Kentucky.
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More about doppler radar images on NOAA's website. Broad circular areas of cyan & blue should not be interpreted as precipitation on this composite radar. 

Current National Weather Service watches and warnings.
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Daniel Boone Weather on NOAA's website 

Current surface observations
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Print key for weather station data. Please note that this map gives station observations for only temperature, wind speed & direction, cloud cover, and weather condiitons. 

Daniel Boone Country radar

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Red River Gorge Forecast

7-Day Forecast 37.78°N 83.67°W (Text-Only)
NWS Forecast for: 2 Miles ESE Slade KY
Issued by: National Weather Service Jackson, KY
Last Update: 3:11 am EDT May 29, 2024
  • Today

    Today: A slight chance of showers between 3pm and 5pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm.  Sunny, with a high near 72. Light west wind becoming west northwest 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    High: 72 °F

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 51. Northwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.

    Low: 51 °F

    Mostly Clear



  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 73. Calm wind becoming north around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    High: 73 °F

    Sunny



  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Clear, with a low around 47. Light northeast wind.

    Low: 47 °F

    Clear



  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 76. East northeast wind 3 to 5 mph.

    High: 76 °F

    Sunny



  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 51.

    Low: 51 °F

    Mostly Clear



  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.

    High: 81 °F

    Mostly Sunny



  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.

    Low: 60 °F

    Chance
    T-storms


  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 78.

    High: 78 °F

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms



  • Today: A slight chance of showers between 3pm and 5pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Sunny, with a high near 72. Light west wind becoming west northwest 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 51. Northwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 73. Calm wind becoming north around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Thursday Night: Clear, with a low around 47. Light northeast wind.

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 76. East northeast wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 51.

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.

    Sunday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 78.

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.

    2 Miles ESE Slade KY
     37.78°N 83.67°W (Elev. 997 ft)

    Visit your local NWS office at: https://www.weather.gov/jkl

    Big South Fork Forecast

    7-Day Forecast 36.46°N 84.67°W (Text-Only)
    NWS Forecast for: 6 Miles WNW Helenwood TN
    Issued by: National Weather Service Morristown, TN
    Last Update: 3:26 am EDT May 29, 2024
  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 76. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    High: 76 °F

    Sunny



  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 50. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Low: 50 °F

    Mostly Clear



  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 77. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph.

    High: 77 °F

    Sunny



  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 49. Calm wind.

    Low: 49 °F

    Mostly Clear



  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 79. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph.

    High: 79 °F

    Sunny



  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 52. Calm wind.

    Low: 52 °F

    Partly Cloudy



  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    High: 80 °F

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59.

    Low: 59 °F

    Chance
    T-storms


  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 78.

    High: 78 °F

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

  • Today: Sunny, with a high near 76. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 50. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 77. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph.

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 49. Calm wind.

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 79. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph.

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 52. Calm wind.

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Saturday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59.

    Sunday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 78.

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.

    Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.

    6 Miles WNW Helenwood TN
     36.46°N 84.67°W (Elev. 1030 ft)

    Visit your local NWS office at: https://www.weather.gov/mrx

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