Significant Severe Weather and Heavy Rain Continue for the Central U.S.

Severe thunderstorms, with some strong tornadoes and very large hail, will continue across central portions of the country through early Thursday morning. Very heavy rainfall on already saturated and flooded ground, will produce more significant flooding in these areas. Severe thunderstorm and heavy rain threats continue across the Central and Southern Plains on Thursday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Owensboro, Owensboro-Daviess County Airport (KOWB)

Lat: 37.74°NLon: 87.17°WElev: 407ft.

Fair

79°F

26°C

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed SW 15 mph
Barometer 30.12 in (1020.4 mb)
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index82°F (28°C)
Last update 23 May 7:56 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Central City KY

  • Today

    Today: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Southwest wind 9 to 11 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. South southwest wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 90. West southwest wind 5 to 9 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 90 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 70. South southwest wind around 6 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 70 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 90. Southwest wind 6 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 90 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 68. South southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 68 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. West southwest wind 6 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 90 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. South southwest wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Southwest wind 5 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 90 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9am. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Southwest wind 9 to 11 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. South southwest wind 3 to 6 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 90. West southwest wind 5 to 9 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 70. South southwest wind around 6 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 90. Southwest wind 6 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 68. South southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. West southwest wind 6 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. South southwest wind 3 to 6 mph.
Memorial Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Southwest wind 5 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. South southwest wind around 8 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. South southwest wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. South southwest wind 9 to 11 mph.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Southwest wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Central City KY
 37.3°N 87.12°W
7:28 am CDT May 23, 2019
8am CDT May 23, 2019-6pm CDT May 29, 2019
 
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