Strong Storm Threat Tomorrow; Cooler Thereafter

Discussion Hey folks! Happy Father’s Day Weekend. I hope that the weekend has started off well, and that you’ve got some fun stuff planned to celebrate the Dad’s in your life. My dad is currently in Scotland, so Happy early Father’s Day to him (I am also jealous because Scotland looks awesome). This forecast is […]

Heavy Rainfall this Morning; Nicer Weather after Today

Discussion Well, as you’re waking up and starting your workday off, we are experiencing some heavy rainfall. The combination of an approaching disturbance from the north and a weak mid-level low across Texas pushing moisture into the region has become one of very heavy rainfall. We are under a Flash Flood Watch until 10 am […]

Stormy Weather Gives Way to Cool and Dry Conditions

Discussion Well, folks, it is a good day. It is Sunday, the weather is nice and the Preds won last night! The series is now 2-1 Penguins, with the next game on Monday night in Nashville. There is your daily dose of Preds if you didn’t already know! This forecast is fairly simple, but will […]

A Technical Discussion of the June 29, 2012 Derecho

Four years ago today, one of the more infamous derechoes in recorded meteorological history formed. This formed across northern Illinois and northern Indiana, and raced southeastward across the northern fringe of an intense surface high pressure system. This was an absolutely classic derecho, and was one of the more destructive events in recent memory, and […]

Bowling Green Weather Continues to Look Nice

Real-time Bowling Green Weather Radar Yesterday’s Weather Well, I didn’t do very well on yesterday’s forecast. Highs ended up in the lower 90s across the region, on both the Mesonet and at the airport. I had a forecast of 86°F, which was way off from that. Well, you win some, you lose some. Forecast Summary […]

Bowling Green Weather Weekend GIF Forecast

Real-time Bowling Green Weather Radar Yesterday’s Weather Yesterday’s weather was much, much, much better than that of the few days before. It may have gotten warm by midday, but other than that, it was fairly nice. Highs hit 89°F, and my forecast was 88°F. I’m pretty okay with that! Forecast Summary Today: Partly cloudy, with […]

Opinion: Definition of a Derecho

Recently, I read a published piece out of the SPC title, “A Proposed Revision To The Definition of ‘Derecho’”, and it was fantastic. A derecho is a long lived, convectively induced windstorm. It can often be violent, and must have continuous swaths of wind damage. Currently defined as, “the swath of wind damage extends for […]

WxOrNotBG Tweets of the Week

Twitter is a meteorologist’s best friend and worst enemy. Meteorologists send out hundreds of tweets per day, and it is such a useful tool for dispensing information. Many times, though, hype will begin and spread like fire on Twitter. Other times, it saves someone’s life. Therefore, Twitter sees the best and worst out of meteorologists […]

This is Your Weather Week in Review

Recently at WxOrNotBG, we have been trying to create excellent and consistent content for you all to read through weekly! So, I have brought back the weather week in review. This is a good way to look back on the week, and appreciate the weather that has occurred! So, without further ado, here is your […]