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Heavy Rain and a Few Severe Thunderstorms Across Nation's Mid-Section Wednesday

A slow-moving front will bring multiple rounds of thunderstorms across parts of the Missouri River Valley into the Mid-Mississippi and the Tennessee River Valleys through Wednesday night. Local flooding from the heavy rains can be expected in some areas, so Flash Flood Watches are in effect. In addition, some of the stronger storms may produce damaging winds, large hail, and isolated tornadoes.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Owensboro, Owensboro-Daviess County Airport (KOWB)

Lat: 37.74°NLon: 87.17°WElev: 407ft.

Mostly Cloudy with Haze

81°F

27°C

Humidity 67%
Wind Speed W 10 G 18 mph
Barometer 29.93 in (1013.0 mb)
Dewpoint 69°F (21°C)
Visibility 6.00 mi
Heat Index84°F (29°C)
Last update 1 Jul 1:56 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Owensboro KY

  • This
    Afternoon

    Scattered Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 74 °F

  • Tonight

    Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 90%

    Thunderstorms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Thursday

    Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Thunderstorms

    High: 80 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Friday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 80 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Independence
    Day

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 81 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Sunday

    Chance Thunderstorms

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 84 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 74. West southwest wind 8 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am, then occasional showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Low around 68. South wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Thursday
Occasional showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 1pm. High near 80. South southwest wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. North northeast wind around 6 mph.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 80. Northwest wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Independence Day
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Southwest wind around 8 mph.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. South wind around 6 mph.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. South southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. South southwest wind around 8 mph.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. South southwest wind 8 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. South southwest wind around 9 mph.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. South southwest wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Owensboro KY
 37.75°N 87.11°W
2:15 pm CDT Jul 1, 2015
3pm CDT Jul 1, 2015-6pm CDT Jul 7, 2015
 
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