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 […]

Possible Tornadoes Across Kentucky

The NWS is sending out damage survey teams today to portions of north central and eastern Kentucky after a series of intense storms impacted the region yesterday.   Today we’re surveying damage in northern Kentucky to determine if any tornadoes touched down there yesterday. — NWS Wilmington OH (@NWSILN) October 8, 2014 >80 severe […]

Precipitation Records Set in Kentucky Today

Even though we did not get as much rain as expected in Bowling Green last night and today, many locations in Kentucky saw a bit too much rain. Flash flood watches and warnings were in effect for many locations late last night and this morning as storms dumped quite a bit of rain along the […]

Record Lows Across Kentucky

It was a very chilly morning across the state, resulting in many record lows across Kentucky.  While Bowling Green did not set any record low temperatures, a few locations did. Check out this map from the National Weather Service office in Louisville showing this mornings lows, look at some of the readings in the upper […]

Severe Weather Ravages Kentucky

Severe Weather Ravages Kentucky:  Throughout this past weekend, we had multiple rounds of severe weather ravage Kentucky.  Flash flooding, large hail and damaging winds were among the reports that filtered in.  As of this morning, no tornado touchdowns have been confirmed. There was, however, a straight-line wind event that impacted Lexington, with maximum winds estimated […]

Lexington Hit By Severe Thunderstorm

This evening a severe thunderstorm impacted Lexington, KY.  Numerous hail reports rolled in, with sizing ranging from 1/2 – 3/4″ in diameter. Torrential rain, 1/2″ to 3/4″ #hail at my house so far… — Tom Ackerman (@TomAckermanWx) June 19, 2014 @TomAckermanWx what the hail is going on? — Becky Minor (@swedething) June 19, […]