Flood Concerns On The Rise

Cloudy skies joined warm temperatures in the mid/upper 50s today, ahead of a moisture-fied (not a real word) system that’ll put flood concerns on the rise Friday into Saturday. A low pressure system is moving northeast toward the Ohio Valley, bringing a surge of moisture along with a passing warm front. An associated cold front […]

Thursday Afternoon Update

Good news!  As anticipated, the cloud deck in place over the area this morning has started to erode out.  This has allow beautiful conditions to take over, complete with partly sunny skies, along with temperatures ranging between the upper 60’s and low 70’s. Clearing will continue overnight and into Friday, allowing rays of sunshine and […]

Afternoon Update: Flood Watch Until 10 PM

Real time Bowling Green Weather Radar: Heavy rainfall has moved into the region this afternoon, and the National Weather Service in Louisville has issued a Flood Watch until 10 pm. This include our entire coverage area of Allen, Barren, Butler, Edmondson, Logan, Simpson and Warren counties, but also extends northeastward into central Kentucky, including Lexington and […]

Cyclone Chapala Hits Yemen

Cyclone Chapala, the first hurricane-strength storm on record in Yemen, made landfall early Tuesday morning. It was forecasted to have gusty winds, but, specifically, to bring in a massive amount of rain. According to the Capital Weather Gang, this region receives less than 4 inches of rain per year. 17 HOURS of #Chapala results in […]

Your Weather Week In Review

Here at WxOrNotBG, we have begun to implement a new post every Sunday evening previewing the week ahead. In light of that, I am going to begin posting a review of the previous week each Saturday night, highlighting the major events that occurred, etc. So, with that being said, here is your *cue awesome music* […]

Kentucky Streams and Rivers on the Rise

April 2015 has proved to be a wetter than average month across Kentucky thus far. Louisville, Lexington, and Frankfort are all on pace to become the wettest April on record and the Bowling Green Airport has already picked up nearly 6″ of rainfall through the first half of the month. All of this rainfall has […]

Keeping It Wet

This Afternoon – Showers Diminishing – High 60˚ / Tonight – Cloudy – Low 50˚ The shield of precipitation that created flooding problems across the region this morning has shifted well north of the area.  Total rainfall amounts from the past 24 hours across the area ranged between 1 – 3″.   There were a […]

Severe Weather Afternoon Update

*Flash Flood Watch for Butler & Edmonson County thru early Friday morning* Temperature values have climbed into the lower 80s across south central Kentucky, thanks to warm, moisture rich air streaming in from the southwest: This has destabilized our atmosphere, which currently resides with CAPE (storm fuel) values of ~2,000j/kg (more than enough to support […]

Sungai Lembing, Malaysia Flash Flooding

Heavy rains impacted Sungai Lembing, Malaysia on Christmas Day. The result of the heavy rain was flash flooding across portions of Malaysia. Some reports state that over 100,00 people have been evacuated in northern portions of the country due to the Malaysia flash flooding.   .@Reuters Photos: More than 100,000 have been evacuated in northern Malaysia […]

Georgia Thunderstorms Cause Flooding

Strong storms impacted portions of the southeastern United States tonight. There were several reports of flash flooding across Georgia. There were also strong, damaging wind gust south of Atlanta. These storms actually caused damage to 12-15 small planes in an airport just south of Atlanta, Georgia. Check out the amazing photos below!   Wow! Plane […]