Severe Thunderstorms Possible in Parts of the Eastern and Central U.S. Today. Some Storms May Bring Heavy Rain and Flash Flooding in the Central U.S.

Severe thunderstorms will be possible over portions of the eastern United States, from new England to the Mid-Atlantic, today. Severe thunderstorms are also possible over portions of the Central Plains, mainly Kansas and eastern Colorado. Heavy rain associated with some of the storms in the Plains may cause flash flooding.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Owensboro, Owensboro-Daviess County Airport (KOWB)

Lat: 37.74°NLon: 87.17°WElev: 407ft.

Overcast

79°F

26°C

Humidity 76%
Wind Speed W 9 mph
Barometer 29.99 in (1015.3 mb)
Dewpoint 71°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index82°F (28°C)
Last update 1 Jul 9:56 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Owensboro KY

  • Today

    Today: Isolated showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 85. West wind 5 to 8 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. North northeast wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 63 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Northeast wind around 6 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am.  Cloudy, with a low around 64. North wind around 6 mph becoming east after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. East wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 83 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 70. East wind around 9 mph becoming south southeast after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 70 °F

  • Independence
    Day

    Independence Day: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 85. Southwest wind around 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 85 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southwest wind 6 to 9 mph.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 71 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 86. West southwest wind around 7 mph.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 86 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. West wind 5 to 8 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. North northeast wind 6 to 8 mph.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Northeast wind around 6 mph.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am. Cloudy, with a low around 64. North wind around 6 mph becoming east after midnight.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. East wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 70. East wind around 9 mph becoming south southeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Independence Day
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 85. Southwest wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southwest wind 6 to 9 mph.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. West southwest wind around 7 mph.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. West southwest wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable after midnight.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. South wind 5 to 8 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind around 6 mph.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. South wind 6 to 8 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Owensboro KY
 37.75°N 87.11°W
9:15 am CDT Jul 1, 2016
10am CDT Jul 1, 2016-6pm CDT Jul 7, 2016
 
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