Freezing Rain Threat Ends As Frigid Day Begins

Bundle up and watch for slick roads this morning as the freezing rain threat ends as a frigid day begins. The worst of the icy precipitation has moved west of our region leaving us with cold temperatures, grey skies, and a chance for flurries or a brief dusting of snow this afternoon. Current Conditions This […]

Nighttime Severe Storm Threat Looms

Better enjoy the leaves while they are still on the trees, because we are in store for some wild November weather as a nighttime severe storm threat looms. High winds, isolated tornadoes, and flash flooding from these storms are possible from sunset through the early morning hours of our Tuesday. Increasing Temperatures, Wind Shear, Cold […]

Ugly Day Before an Afternoon Cold Front

With rain showers, claps of thunder, and blustery winds, prepare for an ugly day before an afternoon cold front pushes through our region. I wish someone would tell Mother Nature to take off that costume now that Halloween is over. At Least It’s Warm This Morning We will be starting off our day in the […]

Breezy Today, Cold Snap Coming

Wind Advisory Begins at Noon Good morning south-central KY.  The National Weather Service has issued an advisory for 40-45 mph wind gusts, so nail down the trampolines!  While reaching a high in the mid-60’s, prepare for conditions to be breezy today, cold snap coming overnight, and a chance of flurries later this week. Temperatures this […]

Holy Hail

Large hail impacted the northern tier of our coverage area this afternoon, as a potent multi-cell cluster congealed into one beast of a storm that impacted Butler and Edmonson County.  Here’s a look at the hailstones that fell, which ranged from dime to baseball size: Impressive hail indicated by radar just N of Morgantown; headed […]

Hundreds of Drivers Stranded with Latest Winter Storm

Numerous drivers are stranded on roads across Kentucky due to the latest winter storm dropping up to TWO FEET of snow. Vehicles are having to be shoveled out from all the snow on Interstate 65. Governor Steve Beshear  has declared a statewide emergency to help counties recover. Storm Recap: Here is a map of the observed […]

Kentucky Snowfall

A wide variety of wintry precipitation fell across the region on Friday and Friday night and most locations picked up decent snow accumulations. Warren County received anywhere from 0.5″-2″ of snow overnight. Roads are completely covered here in N. Warren County. Last of snow is falling now. #kywx @WxOrNotBG @NBC40_weather pic.twitter.com/ymeix21ild — Chris Johnson (@ChrisJohnsonWX) January […]

Rare Moonbow Captured in Butler County

Melinda Keown of Butler Country captured photos of  a rare moonbow last night in southern Kentucky. A moonbow, also known as a “lunar rainbow”, is similar to a rainbow but is created by moonlight rather than direct sunlight. Moonbows are extremely rare because multiple factors must come into play for one to occur: The moon […]

Snow Today, Severe Weather One Year Ago

While a large number of locations across Kentucky saw their first snowfall of the season overnight and this morning, just one year ago we were dealing with one of the largest November severe weather outbreaks across the state. An EF1 tornado moved though Hunstville in western Butler County. There was ne minor injury that occurred in a double wide […]

Thursday Morning Weather Update

Real-Time Bowling Green Weather Radar: Today 10/1 – Increasing Clouds; Warm – High 90º / Thu Night – Cloudy; Thunderstorms Likely – Low 66º 6am 56º – 9am 74º – 12pm 84º – 3pm 89º – 6pm 82º Good morning, temperatures are currently in the middle to upper 50s in Warren and Butler counties. These cool […]