Hot Start and Cooler Finish to Final Week of May

We’ve come to expect the scorching weather over the past week or so and today will be no exception. The pattern continues to favor very hot conditions across south-central Kentucky, but the pattern will soon break leading to a hot start and cooler finish to the final week of May. Yet Another Scorcher for Tuesday […]

Toasty Start and Stormy Finish to the Weekend

Yesterday was Mother Nature’s pre-heat, so to speak, with temperatures slowly working their way into the 80s. Today, things really start to heat up as we’ll see a toasty start and stormy finish to the weekend. Frying on Friday Well, frying for mid-May, I should say. A strong ridge of high pressure remains in place […]

Clouds Stick Around for Mother’s Day

Good morning and Happy Mother’s Day! Clouds stick around making for a gloomy Mother’s Day. Also, congratulations to all the Western Kentucky University graduates who received their diplomas yesterday! Happy Mother’s Day (Tenor Gifs) The forecast calls for cloudy skies throughout the day, also, you can’t rule out a few showers during the late morning […]

Severe Storms Possible This Afternoon

Batten down the hatches, as this morning’s showers, wind, and warm temperatures will make severe storms possible this afternoon. Damaging winds, hail, and isolated tornadoes look to be the main threat followed by a chilly but quiet weekend. 1-4 pm Greatest Threat for Severe Today Grab your umbrella and pay attention to alerts on your […]

Summer-like Feel Continues for the Weekend

Sunshine has returned for the latter half of the week and that looks to continue right on into the weekend. Temperatures remain elevated as the summer-like feel continues for the weekend. Feeling Toasty on Friday Things remain on the warm side of things as an upper ridge keeps things dry and temperatures warmer than usual […]

Summer Preview Today but Rain’s on the Way

wxornotBG Very Warm Today, Showers Likely Friday and Saturday Posted by Landon Hampton on Thursday, May 3, 2018 A warm one yesterday as southerly flow took over and gave us some toasty weather and that will continue as we get another summer preview today but rain’s on the way. Thursday Toastiness Things remain warm as […]

Wonderful Spring Weekend on Tap

Impeccable weather today; cooler this weekend. Details in this morning's Final Finish weather update: Posted by Landon Hampton on Friday, April 27, 2018 Another weekend and another couple of days with beautiful weather and seasonable temperatures because after the week we’ve had where the weather has been dreary at times: we’ve got a wonderful spring […]

Fantastic Friday leads into Wet Weekend

Sunny, breezy Friday; FLOOD concerns this weekend. Posted by Landon Hampton on Friday, February 9, 2018 Before we get to today’s awesome weather, we have to preview the soggy weekend ahead. A Flood Watch has been issued for the region this weekend. The only exception is Butler County but they’ll see rain too, regardless. But […]

Warm, Windy and Slightly Wet Weekend on the Way

wxornotBG 11/3/17: Showers & storms this morning; drier, much warmer for the weekend. Posted by Landon Hampton on Friday, November 3, 2017 The Headlines A cold front is bearing down on the region this morning bringing us appreciable rain chances to start off your Friday…this is payback for those pleasantly warm temperatures from yesterday…but don’t […]

Temperatures Back on the Rise

wxornotBG 4/7/17: Sunshine returns today, however, it'll remain cool and windy. The weekend looks much nicer! Posted by Landon Hampton on viernes, 7 de abril de 2017 Yesterday’s Weather Yeah, that wasn’t great. The back side of that low pressure was cold, windy and at times a bit showery. We did finish with a great […]