Heat Building and Strong to Severe Storms

A building ridge of high pressure will produce possible record heat and extremely humid conditions over the next several days. The summer heat wave is already present in the south Plains, will expand across the Mid-Atlantic/Northeast and then shift into the Desert Southwest. Meanwhile, a cold front may trigger strong to severe storms w/ heavy rain from the Great Lakes to the south-central Plains Read More >

Current conditions at

Owensboro, Owensboro-Daviess County Airport (KOWB)

Lat: 37.74°NLon: 87.17°WElev: 407ft.

Fair

24°C

75°F

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed S 9 km/h
Barometer 1013.5 mb (29.94 in)
Dewpoint 22°C (72°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 18 Aug 1:56 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Owensboro KY

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly clear, with a low around 22. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 22 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Sunny, with a high near 35. South southwest wind 10 to 16 km/h.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 35 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. South southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 23 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 35. Heat index values as high as 41. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 km/h in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 35 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. Calm wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 23 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 34. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 8 km/h in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 34 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. Calm wind.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 23 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 33. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 km/h in the morning.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 33 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Calm wind.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 21 °C

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a low around 22. Calm wind.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Sunny, with a high near 35. South southwest wind 10 to 16 km/h.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. South southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 35. Heat index values as high as 41. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 km/h in the morning.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. Calm wind.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 34. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 8 km/h in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. Calm wind.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 33. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 km/h in the morning.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Calm wind.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 30. Light north wind increasing to 6 to 11 km/h in the morning.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 17. Calm wind.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 30. East northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 18. Calm wind.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. Calm wind.
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Point Forecast:
Owensboro KY
 37.75°N 87.11°W
11:13 pm CDT Aug 17, 2019
2am CDT Aug 18, 2019-6pm CDT Aug 24, 2019
 
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