Folks, a Cool Down is Coming!

wxornotBG 9/26/17: Relief is on the horizon!! Dikirim oleh Landon Hampton pada 26 September 2017 The Headline Howdy everyone! I hope we’re all doing well this morning. The headline over the past few days has been unequivocally the summer-like heat. It has been pretty dang terrible. That is all looking to change, as a nice […]

Summer Continues to Rage On

wxornotBG 9/25/17: Hot, humid weather continues today through Wednesday, then RELIEF! Posted by Landon Hampton on Monday, September 25, 2017 The Headline Another day where we approach the ninety degree mark… Hello Junetember! The Discussion Our forecast remains hot, boring, and very much summer-like over the next few days. The large area high pressure of […]

Summer, Summer Go Away; No One Wants You Anyway

Today – Isolated PM Storms – High 87° / Tonight – Partly Cloudy – Low 67° High pressure will remain fixed over the eastern United States, leaving most places dry. However, given the moisture content of the atmosphere, I think a few isolated afternoon showers or storms may be possible. The morning HRRR model agrees. […]

Summer Continues to Ruin Fall’s Welcome

The Headline Happy Fall y’all! But you probably noticed, it doesn’t really feel like fall at all… That’s right, the summer-like heat and humidity is here to stay at least through this weekend and into early portions of next week. The Discussion This past week has felt much more like late July rather than late […]

Autumnal Equinox Feels More Like Summer Solstice

wxornotBG 9/22/17: First day of fall means…SUMMER weather! Posted by Landon Hampton on Friday, September 22, 2017 The Headlines Well, I was hoping by the time that fall started, we’d actually get some fall-like weather. So much for that. Yes, another hot forecast is on the way so strap in. The Details So, we’re still […]

First Look: Western Kentucky vs Ball State Football Game

While the Tops are busy getting ready for the game against Ball State on Saturday, we’re busy getting the forecast ready… Two more days. #BeatBallState #GoTops #WHITEOUT pic.twitter.com/JoAUaumT3W — WKU Football (@WKUFootball) September 21, 2017 The upper level pattern looks to be favorable for some great weather on Saturday. An upper level ridge will be […]

Too Hot, Too Humid

9/21/17: Sweltering heat & humidity join pop up storm chances. Posted by Landon Hampton on Thursday, September 21, 2017 Headlining Weather Good morning! It’s gonna be hot and humid again today, so buckle up and get ready! Via Giphy.com The Details We’re continuing to be influenced by strong upper level ridging and surface high pressure […]

Nice and Boring Weather Means a GIF-Only Forecast!

***Dense Fog Advisory until 9 AM*** A dense fog advisory is in effect until 9 AM for Warren, Edmonson, Barren, Allen, and Simpson counties this morning. Allow a few extra minutes for the morning commute. Here’s the view from the hill: Today – Partly Cloudy – High 86° / Tonight – Partly Cloudy – Low […]

Earthquake in Illinois Felt Across Region

An earthquake struck the Albion, Illinois region at 6:47 AM this morning. The 3.8 earthquake has been felt as far south as our region.   I felt that!! — Angela Hines Young (@HinesAngela) September 19, 2017 Did you feel the earthquake? So far we’ve received about 5 reports of some shaking in south-central Kentucky. If […]

The Return to Summer Looks to Continue

The Headline Well, the headline for many of you is the fact that you’re waking up to some nice early morning thunderstorms. The current storms are just north of BG, but there are some more that have developed to our southwest. Those may develop and impact BG and areas just to the south, so watch […]