Severe Thunderstorms and Flash Flooding Possible Through the Holiday Weekend

Severe thunderstorms, heavy rainfall, and additional flash flooding will remain possible across much of the central U.S. and into parts of the Ohio Valley and Mid Atlantic through Monday. Elsewhere, cool and unsettled weather will persist over the West, while record high temperatures are expected in the Southeast. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Owensboro, Owensboro-Daviess County Airport (KOWB)

Lat: 37.74°NLon: 87.17°WElev: 407ft.

Partly Cloudy

88°F

31°C

Humidity 52%
Wind Speed SW 15 mph
Barometer 30.06 in (1018.2 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index92°F (33°C)
Last update 25 May 3:56 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Central City KY

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. West southwest wind around 11 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. South southwest wind 3 to 8 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 71 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Light south southwest wind becoming west southwest 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. South southwest wind 3 to 8 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 70 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Light south southwest wind becoming southwest 6 to 11 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 90 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 69. South southwest wind 8 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 69 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 90. Southwest wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 90 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. South southwest wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 72 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Southwest wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 88 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. West southwest wind around 11 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. South southwest wind 3 to 8 mph.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Light south southwest wind becoming west southwest 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. South southwest wind 3 to 8 mph.
Memorial Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Light south southwest wind becoming southwest 6 to 11 mph in the morning.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 69. South southwest wind 8 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 90. Southwest wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. South southwest wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Southwest wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Southwest wind 6 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. South southwest wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. West northwest wind 5 to 11 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 82. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Central City KY
 37.3°N 87.12°W
3:17 pm CDT May 25, 2019
4pm CDT May 25, 2019-6pm CDT May 31, 2019
 
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