05/07/2011 1:39PM

Kentucky Derby weather forecast from Churchill Downs


Very light rain is being reported at Churchill Downs as everyone watches the weather outlook for today's Kentucky Derby. With post time scheduled for 6:24 p.m. Eastern, the hour-by-hour forecast for Louisville on Weather.com shows a 75% chance of thunderstorms around 2 p.m. and a 50% chance of more rain at 7 p.m.

Watch for more updates from DRF's Mike Watchmaker and Byron King on the scene in Louisville.