Two Warm and Windy Days, Then Wet Weekend

The Return of Spring Yes, spring is back south-central Kentucky.  We start our morning in the low 60’s which is only the beginning of our warm-up before rain sets in on Saturday giving us two warm and windy days, then wet weekend. Warm and Windy Today Today’s temperatures will reach the high 70’s behind 20-25 […]

Pretty Nice Weekend, Storms Possible Monday

Last Night’s Rain Chances Exit Howdy folks, if you caught a shower last night, dodge the puddles today if you are getting out.  Look for today to be warm and mostly sunny, Sunday to be cooler and cloudier, and then our next weather maker to come Monday.  I would say this gives us a pretty […]

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 […]

More Rain and a Chance of Storms this Weekend

Flood Advisory Expired 5:15 a.m. After heavy rains overnight, a Flood Advisory was issued since several roads in Allen County had minor flooding, so take your time on the morning commute and watch for ponding.  This is only the beginning of our forecast for more rain and a chance of storms this weekend. Morning Showers […]

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 […]

Saturday Hallelujah, Sunday Rain

The passing of the cold front Friday afternoon has opened the door to a phenomenal start to our weekend. Believe it or not, temperatures are actually on the “cool” side for early August, bottoming out in the low 50s early this morning… If you’re a fan of the outdoors…go outside today.  If you’re not, I’ll […]

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 […]

Storm and Heavy Rain Chances Increasing This Weekend

wxornotBG 5/19/17: Scattered strong storms possible today & Saturday, before a cold front brings widespread rainfall Saturday night. Sunday looks drier, and much cooler. Posted by Landon Hampton on Friday, 19 May 2017 Discussion Hey folks! I am currently on Storm Chase, and I had to make a last minute fill in, so I’m gonna […]

Active Week of Storm Chances Ahead

I’m happy to report the low stratus cloud deck that plagued the region throughout much of our Saturday has skirted off to the east, allowing rays of sunshine to take over.  Southerly winds will take over as an area of high pressure dips to our east, allowing for a nice warm up, with highs reaching […]

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 […]