Summer Heat Continues; Severe Weather For Northeast

A large ridge of high pressure continues to bring summer heat and humidity to several sections of the country. Excessive heat warnings and heat advisories are in effect across the Desert Southwest, southern Plains, Lower Mississippi Valley and a small part of the Mid-Atlantic. Meanwhile, severe thunderstorms are forecast for the Northeast and northern Mid-Atlantic today. Read More >

Current conditions at

Owensboro, Owensboro-Daviess County Airport (KOWB)

Lat: 37.74°NLon: 87.17°WElev: 407ft.

Fair

87°F

31°C

Humidity 65%
Wind Speed W 9 mph
Barometer 30.03 in (1016.4 mb)
Dewpoint 74°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index95°F (35°C)
Last update 21 Aug 12:56 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Owensboro KY

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 90. West wind around 9 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 4am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 4am and 5am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 71 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 9am and 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Southwest wind 3 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 84 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 70 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 82 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Light northeast wind.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 66 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 83. East wind around 6 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. East northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming east around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. West wind around 9 mph.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 4am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 4am and 5am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 9am and 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Southwest wind 3 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Light northeast wind.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. East wind around 6 mph.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. East northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming east around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Light and variable wind.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. South wind 3 to 8 mph.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. South wind around 6 mph.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. South southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Owensboro KY
 37.75°N 87.11°W
12:14 pm CDT Aug 21, 2019
1pm CDT Aug 21, 2019-6pm CDT Aug 27, 2019
 
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