Hot, Humid, and Stormy Weather Looks to Continue

Good morning all! I hope everyone had a great Saturday, and is ready for a restful Sunday. Hot, Humid, and Stormy Weather Looks to Continue over the next several days, making for a pretty monotonous forecast. Heat is Still the Major Threat The one constant in this forecast is the expected heat. We are still […]

Afternoon Thunderstorms Likely Until Weekend

Today’s Storms Reduce Highs Hey folks, cloudy skies this morning will become scattered thunderstorms this afternoon leaving highs in the low 80’s today.  Tomorrow’s forecast will be similar giving us afternoon thunderstorms likely until weekend. With a short wave moving through and lots of moisture available, storms will fire up today and slowly advance northward.  […]

Thundershowers Possible Today, Rain Likely Tomorrow

Thunder Returns to Forecast Good morning south-central Kentucky, storm chances will increase from this morning to this afternoon before steady rain settles in for Saturday.  The high today will be in the low 80’s before we cool down from the thundershowers possible today, rain likely tomorrow. No Severe Expected With a lack of wind shear, […]

Severe Storms And Flooding Concerns

Severe storms and flooding concerns are the main topics in this forecast, and both are possible today. Southerly winds ahead of an advancing cold front will lead to temperatures warming into the mid 70s. The Storm Prediction Center has outlined the region in an “enhanced” risk of severe weather. Think of this as a level […]

Weather Whirlwind In Store

It’s a warm start in the 60s for south central Kentucky this morning, thanks to strong winds pouring in out of the south. We’re already experiencing gusts exceeding 25 mph. This will take temps to the mid/upper 60s by early afternoon. Roller Coaster Ride Initiated Southerly winds will continue to increase through morning, with gusts […]

Severe Thunderstorm WATCH Issued

The National Weather Service has issued a Severe Thunderstorm WATCH for all of south central Kentucky until 9pm this evening.  The atmosphere across western and central Kentucky continues to become more unstable as we’ve progressed through the afternoon, providing an environment conductive for strong to severe thunderstorm development. Looking at meteorological parameters, it’s looking more […]

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 […]

Storm Chase Day 3: Waynoka, Oklahoma

Thursday was one of the best days of my life. It was a rewarding day after putting in hours of work on analysis, hand analysis and just thinking about the forecast in general. We began the Storm Chase in Woodward, Oklahoma looking to figure out where in the world we were gonna go. It was an extremely […]

Severe Weather Possible Again Tomorrow

Posted by Landon Hampton on Tuesday, April 4, 2017 Discussion Well, this is looking like one doozy of a forecast across the region. What has changed, though!? Today looks really nice actually. We are looking at mostly sunny skies for the majority of the day, with some clouds creeping in here by this evening. Highs […]

Thursday Severe Weather Update

12:15PM Midday Severe Weather Update Posted by Landon Hampton on Thursday, March 30, 2017 Threats: The greatest severe weather threats associated with this system are damaging winds, hail, and torrential rain. The possibility of isolated tornadoes is also on the table, but the threat is low. With the possibility of torrential rain also comes the […]