Significant Severe Storms in the Plains; Tropical Systems in the Gulf and Atlantic

Scattered severe storms with widespread damaging winds, very large hail, a couple of tornadoes, and locally heavy rain will be possible today in the Plains. A tropical wave bringing heavy rain to Florida is forecast to move over Atlantic waters later this weekend, and may form into a tropical depression early next week. Heavy rain in the west-central Gulf is being caused by another disturbance. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Owensboro, Owensboro-Daviess County Airport (KOWB)

Lat: 37.74°NLon: 87.17°WElev: 407ft.

Fair

80°F

27°C

Humidity 47%
Wind Speed NE 12 mph
Barometer 30.07 in (1017.9 mb)
Dewpoint 58°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index81°F (27°C)
Last update 24 Aug 4:56 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Owensboro KY

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. East northeast wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 63 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Southeast wind around 7 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 79 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 68. Southeast wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 68 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. South wind 6 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 80 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. South wind around 7 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 69 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. South wind around 8 mph becoming west in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 83 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of showers.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. North northwest wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 64 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Northwest wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 59. Light northwest wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 59 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. East northeast wind 6 to 9 mph.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Southeast wind around 7 mph.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 68. Southeast wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. South wind 6 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. South wind around 7 mph.
Tuesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. South wind around 8 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. North northwest wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Northwest wind 3 to 7 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59. Light northwest wind.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 81. Calm wind becoming west northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60. Calm wind.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 82. Calm wind becoming north around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60. Light north northeast wind.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming northeast around 6 mph in the morning.
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Point Forecast:
Owensboro KY
 37.75°N 87.11°W
5:15 pm CDT Aug 24, 2019
5pm CDT Aug 24, 2019-6pm CDT Aug 31, 2019
 
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