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Strong to severe thunderstorms with heavy rain to continue across the central and southern Plains

Periods of strong to severe thunderstorms will continue across a wide area of the central to southern Plains through Friday. Locally heavy rain can be expected over saturated ground, with areas of flooding and flash flooding. A few of the storms will also produce hail and strong gusty winds, with an isolated tornado or two possible.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Owensboro, Owensboro-Daviess County Airport (KOWB)

Lat: 37.74°NLon: 87.17°WElev: 407ft.

Fair

77°F

25°C

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed SE 8 mph
Barometer 30.11 in (1019.3 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index79°F (26°C)
Last update 28 May 8:56 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Owensboro KY

  • Tonight

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

  • Friday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 84 °FFalling Temperatures

  • Friday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 67 °FRising Temperatures

  • Saturday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 82 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 64 °F

  • Sunday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 74 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 62 °F

  • Monday

    Thunderstorms Likely

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 75 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10am. Mostly cloudy through mid morning, then clearing, with a temperature rising to near 84 by 8am, then falling to around 70 during the remainder of the day. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light southeast in the afternoon.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11pm. Increasing clouds, with a temperature falling to near 67 by 9pm, then rising to around 80 during the remainder of the night. Light southeast wind becoming south 5 to 9 mph in the evening.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. South wind 6 to 11 mph.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. South southwest wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 74. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 62. Light and variable wind becoming north around 6 mph in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 75. North northeast wind 5 to 8 mph.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 64. East northeast wind 5 to 7 mph.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Northeast wind 3 to 7 mph.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. East wind 3 to 6 mph.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Southeast wind around 6 mph.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. South southeast wind 5 to 7 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Owensboro KY
 37.75°N 87.11°W
7:58 pm CDT May 28, 2015
10pm CDT May 28, 2015-6pm CDT Jun 4, 2015
 
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