Isolated Hail Possible This Evening

Real Time Bowling Green Weather Radar: Good evening folks! Showers and thunderstorms have formed to the west and southwest of the region. Given a combination of instability and moderate lapse rates across the region, a few of the showers and thunderstorms may produce some hail. Very isolated reports of severe hail (> 1″ in diameter) […]

NCDC Releases Statistics from Past Meteorological Winter

The winter season southern Kentucky has experienced over the past few months may be regarded extreme by some to due to a couple of significant storms occurring late in the season.¬† The NCDC has released climate data showing how states’ temperatures and precipitation totals fared compared to normal. Since the NCDC uses meteorological winter as […]

When is the Coldest Day of the Year?

It may surprise you when the coldest day of the year occurs. The western half of the U.S. generally sees their coldest day of the year during the beginning of the winter, while the eastern U.S. typically sees their coldest day toward the end of winter. To check out more U.S. Climate normal’s,¬†visit the interactive […]

Weather Highlights of August/Summer

The NCDC has released an interesting map illustrating some of the major weather stories that have taken place during this past August and summer. No significant weather events occurred in Kentucky, but some of the top weather stories of the summer include the record drought in California and a wet summer across the northern Plains. […]