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Severe Thunderstorm Threat Increasing This Week from the High Plains to Gulf Coast

A storm system will move from the Rockies to the East Coast during the next several days bringing a severe thunderstorm threat to many parts of the nation. On Thursday, large hail will be the main threat in the High Plains. By Friday a more widespread threat will develop in the ArkLaTex region where damaging winds, very large hail and tornadoes will be possible. Read More >

Current conditions at

Owensboro, Owensboro-Daviess County Airport (KOWB)

Lat: 37.74°NLon: 87.17°WElev: 407ft.

Fair

55°F

13°C

Humidity 62%
Wind Speed SE 5 mph
Barometer 30.20 in (1024.0 mb)
Dewpoint 42°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill54°F (12°C)
Last update 23 Mar 6:56 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Owensboro KY

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a temperature rising to around 56 by 1am. South wind 7 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. South wind around 17 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 72 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. South southeast wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 59 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 72. South wind 13 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    High: 72 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 54. South wind 7 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 54 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 68. Southwest wind 8 to 11 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 68 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 52. West southwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. South wind 5 to 9 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 73 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. South wind around 6 mph becoming west southwest after midnight.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 54 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a temperature rising to around 56 by 1am. South wind 7 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. South wind around 17 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. South southeast wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Saturday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 72. South wind 13 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Saturday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 54. South wind 7 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 68. Southwest wind 8 to 11 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52. West southwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable in the evening.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. South wind 5 to 9 mph.
Monday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. South wind around 6 mph becoming west southwest after midnight.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 68. West wind 5 to 8 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 47. North wind around 6 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 67. North northeast wind around 6 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49. East northeast wind around 7 mph.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 69. East wind 7 to 9 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Owensboro KY
 37.75°N 87.11°W
7:16 pm CDT Mar 23, 2017
7pm CDT Mar 23, 2017-6pm CDT Mar 30, 2017
 
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