Current Conditions

(Watches Warnings and Advisories will show in red text below the conditions graphics.)

Ready Frankfort Smartphone App

Be prepared for a disaster with the free Ready Frankfort App for your Apple or Android device.

Electric Utilities

Kentucky Utilities

1-800-981-0600Outage Map

Bluegrass Energy

1-888-655-4243Outage Map

River and Stream Information

Kentucky River

Lock 4 and Selected Upstream Gauges

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    Frankfort, Lock 4

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    Tyrone

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    Salvisa

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    High Bridge Lock

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    Camp Nelson

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Other Streams and Gauges

Franklin County and elsewhere

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    Elkhorn Creek at Peaks Mill

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    N. Elkhorn Creek Georgetown

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    Dix Dam, Herrington Lake

    Gauge: View Here



USGS Water Alerts

The U.S. Geological Survey Hydrologic Notification Service, WaterAlert, sends email or text messages when values measured by USGS data-collection stations exceed user-definable thresholds. Email and Text messages are not designed for paging and as such are not time sensitive; there can be delays in the receipt notifications depending on the routing. Standard text messaging rates may apply (for SMS messages). More information can be found here or view their frequently asked questions.

Other Tools

USGS Earthquake Hazards Program

Information and real-time data on earthquakes

Space Weather

NOAA – NWS Space Weather Prediction Center