Severe Thunderstorm and Flash Flooding Risks from Southern Plains to Midwest; Heat Wave Developing in the Southeast

Severe thunderstorms and flash flooding will again be possible from the Southern Plains into the Midwest on Friday. Periodic risks of severe thunderstorms, along with flash flooding, are forecast from the Central and Southern Plains to the Great Lakes and Northeast into the Memorial Day weekend. Temperatures across much of the East will run above normal where they will hold into Memorial Day. Read More >

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 82%
Wind Speed S 5 mph
Barometer 30.10 in (1019.8 mb)
Dewpoint 71°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index79°F (26°C)
Last update 23 May 9:56 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Owensboro KY

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 70 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 91. Light south wind becoming west southwest 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 91 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 70. South wind 5 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 70 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 91. Southwest wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 91 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 70. South southwest wind 6 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 70 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of showers between 8am and 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. West southwest wind 6 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Southwest wind 3 to 8 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Light south wind becoming southwest 5 to 9 mph in the morning.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 90 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. South southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 70 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 91. Light south wind becoming west southwest 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 70. South wind 5 to 9 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 91. Southwest wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 70. South southwest wind 6 to 10 mph.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers between 8am and 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. West southwest wind 6 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Southwest wind 3 to 8 mph.
Memorial Day
Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Light south wind becoming southwest 5 to 9 mph in the morning.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. South southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Southwest wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. South southwest wind 9 to 14 mph.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Southwest wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. West southwest wind 6 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. North northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
Owensboro KY
 37.75°N 87.11°W
9:16 pm CDT May 23, 2019
10pm CDT May 23, 2019-6pm CDT May 30, 2019
 
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