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Severe Thunderstorms over the Plains, Heavy Rain Threat Continues over Portions of the Mississippi Valley

Heavy rainfall with localized flooding will remain possible over portions of the Mississippi Valley and the Plains through midweek. In addition, severe thunderstorms will be possible over the southern and central Plains. Some of the storms could contain damaging winds and large hail. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Owensboro, Owensboro-Daviess County Airport (KOWB)

Lat: 37.74°NLon: 87.17°WElev: 407ft.

Partly Cloudy

83°F

28°C

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed SE 8 mph
Barometer 29.96 in (1015.1 mb)
Dewpoint 74°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index90°F (32°C)
Last update 16 Aug 6:56 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Owensboro KY

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. South wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 75 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 88. Southwest wind 6 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 88 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. Southwest wind 3 to 8 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 69 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 87. West wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 66 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Light and variable wind becoming south around 6 mph in the morning.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 69. Light and variable wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 69 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Sunny, with a high near 89. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 70. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 70 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. South wind 5 to 7 mph.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 88. Southwest wind 6 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. Southwest wind 3 to 8 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 87. West wind 5 to 8 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Light and variable wind becoming south around 6 mph in the morning.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 69. Light and variable wind.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Sunny, with a high near 89. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 70. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Monday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. South southeast wind 3 to 6 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. South southwest wind 3 to 6 mph.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. West southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. West southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. North northwest wind 5 to 7 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Owensboro KY
 37.75°N 87.11°W
7:16 pm CDT Aug 16, 2017
7pm CDT Aug 16, 2017-6pm CDT Aug 23, 2017
 
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