Heavy Rainfall, Severe Weather and Flood Threats for the East; Fire Weather Risk for the West

A slow moving storm system will affect the eastern third of the country through Friday. Thunderstorms, some severe, accompanied by heavy rainfall may result in flooding. For the Pacific Northwest, approaching storm system may bring some severe weather threats and dry thunderstorms for portions of Nevada for the risk of wild fires. Across southern Alaska, fire weather concerns increase Friday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Owensboro, Owensboro-Daviess County Airport (KOWB)

Lat: 37.74°NLon: 87.17°WElev: 407ft.

Heavy Rain Fog/Mist

68°F

20°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed S 15 mph
Barometer 29.87 in (1011.2 mb)
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 6.00 mi
Last update 26 May 8:56 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles WNW Stanley KY

  • Today

    Today: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 1pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 1pm and 5pm, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 5pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. South wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 73 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 2am, then scattered showers after 4am.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 58. South southwest wind 6 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 58 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Scattered showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. West wind 7 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    Showers then
    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 71 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 7pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. West northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Isolated
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. Calm wind becoming south southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 59. South southeast wind around 6 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 85. South wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 67. South wind 8 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 67 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: Sunny, with a high near 89. South wind 8 to 11 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 89 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 1pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 1pm and 5pm, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. South wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 2am, then scattered showers after 4am. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 58. South southwest wind 6 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday
Scattered showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. West wind 7 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. West northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. Calm wind becoming south southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59. South southeast wind around 6 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 85. South wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 67. South wind 8 to 10 mph.
Memorial Day
Sunny, with a high near 89. South wind 8 to 11 mph.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around 68. South southeast wind around 7 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 91. South wind 6 to 8 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 69. South southeast wind 3 to 6 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 92. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles WNW Stanley KY
 37.85°N 87.31°W
9:15 am CDT May 26, 2022
10am CDT May 26, 2022-6pm CDT Jun 1, 2022
 
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