Isolated Storms and Warm Temps Through Midweek

wxornotBG 5/30/17: Isolated showers/storms possible today & Wednesday; heavy rain event possible this weekend. Posted by Landon Hampton on Tuesday, May 30, 2017 Discussion Hey, folks! I am back from chasing storms, and am ready to rock the forecasts again! I will have the final two journals in from the trip this afternoon, so be on […]

Warm and Stormy Week in Store for Southern KY

wxornotBG 5/9/17: Sunny & hot thru Wednesday; rain chances arrive Wednesday night through Friday morning. Nai-post ni Landon Hampton noong Martes, Mayo 9, 2017 Discussion Yesterday ended up doing almost exactly what I thought it would. The only difference between my forecast from Sunday and what actually happened is that the clouds waited a bit […]

WxRecap: The Month of May

With today being the first day of June, the National Weather Service put out its weather summary for the Month of May! Bowling Green saw some unusual weather during the month, with the only seasonal weather occurring towards the latter portion of the month. We ended up with temperatures below average and precipitation being above average […]

Hot Bowling Green Weather, With Storms Late Week

Real-time Bowling Green Weather Radar: Today: Partly sunny, with highs around 89°F. Tonight: Mostly clear, with lows falling to around 66°F. This ridge is making our weather absolutely awesome. For the end of May, this is about as nice as it gets honestly, especially underneath a ridge. It isn’t too hot, dewpoints aren’t too high, and this creates a […]

Bowling Green Weather Looks Like Summer

Real time Bowling Green Weather Radar Today: Partly to mostly cloudy, with showers/storms possible. Highs around 88°F. Tonight: Partly to mostly cloudy, with storm chances remaining. Lows falling to around 66°F. Let me just say: this has to be the most frustrating week of forecasting I have had in a long time. The models have been […]

Today is the 5 Year Anniversary of the Joplin Tornado

5 years ago this evening, one of the worst tornadoes in modern US history struck Joplin, Missouri. The Joplin tornado was the 5th EF-5 tornado of the 2011 year, and it was devastating. The Joplin tornado was the single deadliest tornado since 1950 in the United States, and was just another in the line of […]

Rainy Bowling Green Weather

Real-time Bowling Green Weather Radar: Today: Mostly cloudy, with showers likely. Highs right around 64°F. Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with showers possible. Lows falling to around 52°F. Today looks to be very interesting, and just kinda nasty. There will be favorable mid and upper level forcing moving through the region, placing us in a favorable spot […]

Merely Okay Bowling Green Weather

Real-time Bowling Green Weather Radar: Today: Mostly cloudy, with rain/thundershowers. Highs around 63°F. Tonight: Partly  to mostly cloudy skies, with isolated showers possible. Lows around 44°F. Yesterday was….well, not what I expected. It ended up being cloudy for the majority of the day, which I didn’t expect. Moving on from that, though, today looks to be […]

Rain, Rain, Go Away

Real-Time Bowling Green Radar: Today – Showers/Thunderstorms – High 81˚ / Tonight – Thunderstorms – Low 60˚ Howdy, Bowling Green! I know they say that April showers bring May flowers, but what do May showers bring? I don’t know, but we are fixing to find out! As that low pressure system works its way closer […]

Texas And Oklahoma Were A Lake Last Month

Much like our weather pattern in April, Oklahoma and Texas saw copious amounts of rain last month. And I actually think that copious is an understatement. System after system impacted the states, and they dumped rain. With a wide open Gulf of Mexico to work with, combined with a stream of pacific moisture, the region […]