Unsettled Week for the West; Fire Weather Concerns for Plains

An unsettled week is likely for the Western U.S. as a big storm system off the West Coast shifts into the Southwest and Four Corners region. Expect cooler temperatures, locally heavy rain showers for California coastal areas and widespread heavy mountain snow with lowering snow levels. Meanwhile, several days of critical fire weather concerns are expected for the southern High Plains this week. Read More >

Current conditions at

Owensboro, Owensboro-Daviess County Airport (KOWB)

Lat: 37.74°NLon: 87.17°WElev: 407ft.

Fair

55°F

13°C

Humidity 40%
Wind Speed SW 3 mph
Barometer 30.41 in (1030.1 mb)
Dewpoint 31°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 8 Mar 6:56 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SSE Owensboro KY

Flood Warning until March 11, 10:00am
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Flood Warning
  •  
    Flood Warning until March 11, 10:00am

    NOW until
    10:00am Thu

    Flood Warning

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 40. South wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 40 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. South wind 5 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 48. South wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 48 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. South wind 10 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 70 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. South wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 59 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. South wind 14 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 69 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. South southwest wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 58 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a high near 66. Southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 66 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 40. South wind 3 to 6 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. South wind 5 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 48. South wind 7 to 9 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. South wind 10 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. South wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. South wind 14 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. South southwest wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 66. Southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.
Friday Night
Showers likely, mainly after 7pm. Cloudy, with a low around 50. East northeast wind 3 to 6 mph.
Saturday
Showers likely, mainly before 7am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. East northeast wind around 7 mph.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Northeast wind around 8 mph.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. East northeast wind 8 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. East northeast wind around 8 mph becoming southeast after midnight.
Monday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 57. South southeast wind 6 to 9 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SSE Owensboro KY
 37.75°N 87.11°W
6:16 pm CST Mar 8, 2021
7pm CST Mar 8, 2021-6pm CDT Mar 15, 2021
 
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