Current Observations

North Daniel Boone Country
Mostly Cloudy and 75 F at Lexington Blue Grass Airport, KY

Mostly Cloudy Winds are from the Southwest at 16.1 gusting to 23.0 MPH (14 gusting to 20 KT). The pressure is 1008.4 mb and the humidity is 69%. Last Updated on May 27 2024, 12:54 pm EDT.

Central Daniel Boone Country
Mostly Cloudy and 74 F at London, London-Corbin Airport-Magee Field, KY

Mostly Cloudy Winds are from the West at 17.3 gusting to 24.2 MPH (15 gusting to 21 KT). The pressure is 1009.3 mb and the humidity is 69%. Last Updated on May 27 2024, 12:53 pm EDT.

South Daniel Boone Country
Fair and 76 F at Monticello, Wayne County Airport, KY

Fair Winds are from the Southwest at 15.0 gusting to 20.7 MPH (13 gusting to 18 KT). The pressure is 1010.0 mb and the humidity is 72%. Last Updated on May 27 2024, 12:56 pm 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: 8:00pm Mon, May 27, 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: 5:48 pm EDT May 27, 2024
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 57. West wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 17 mph.

    Low: 57 °F

    Mostly Clear


  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 77. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    High: 77 °F

    Sunny


  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 54. West wind 3 to 6 mph. Winds could gust as high as 16 mph.

    Low: 54 °F

    Mostly Clear


  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers between 4pm and 5pm.  Sunny, with a high near 73. Calm wind becoming west northwest around 6 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 17 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    High: 73 °F

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 50. Light north northwest wind.

    Low: 50 °F

    Mostly Clear


  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 73.

    High: 73 °F

    Sunny


  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 46.

    Low: 46 °F

    Mostly Clear


  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 75.

    High: 75 °F

    Sunny


  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.

    Low: 50 °F

    Partly Cloudy


  • Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 57. West wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 17 mph.

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 77. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 54. West wind 3 to 6 mph. Winds could gust as high as 16 mph.

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers between 4pm and 5pm. Sunny, with a high near 73. Calm wind becoming west northwest around 6 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 17 mph. Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 50. Light north northwest wind.

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 73.

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 46.

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 75.

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 81.

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59.

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.

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

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.

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

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