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 […]

Hope You Like Rainy Weather

Real-time Radar Yesterday’s Weather That was one heck of a rollercoaster Bowling Green had yesterday…and rainy too. Our high occurred mid-afternoon and then the temperature only went down from there. According to NWS data, Bowling Green reached it’s high of 71º a little before 3pm…3 hours later it was 54º. Now that’s a front! Forecast Summary […]

Temperature Gradients = Wind

I made a rather neat, yet meteorologically obvious, observation today. You may know that tighter pressure gradients produce stronger winds. But, tight temperature gradients can also create some strong winds. This is most notably observed at the surface with heat bursts. I was looking at 500mb temperatures, and noticed that when isotherms, or lines of […]

Stormy Bowling Green Weather

Real time Bowling Green Weather Radar: Yesterday’s Weather What an eventful day we had yesterday! I don’t know if this happened to any of y’all, but I found myself trying to calculate the best time to run from the office after work to my truck without getting soaked. I still ended up looking like I […]

WxRecap: Heat and Evening Severe Storms

Today wasn’t overly wild like yesterday was, but today was wild in a much, much different sense. A surface low was propagating into the Mid Atlantic states from southeastern Canada, and along to its west was a cold front. For the majority of the day, we weren’t too influenced by it, outside of westerly to […]

Opinion: The Storm Predicition Center Should Become Regionalized

I am all for change within the meteorological world. It’s something that a lot of meteorologists surprisingly fight against, but as with anything, people get set in their ways and refuse to try to do things better. Social media is one example. The weather world (at least NWS affiliates) was several years behind on that […]

Stormy Bowling Green Weather Upcoming

Real-Time BG Radar: Today: Partly cloudy, with isolated afternoon storms possible. Highs around 84°F. Tonight: Isolated storms possible, with a low around 62°F. This is honestly the most interesting forecast period that I can remember in quite sometime! I am fairly excited, but there is one thing you should not be excited about: the summertime […]

The Weather Is On The Up and Up

Today: Mostly sunny, with a high of 60°F. Tonight: Mostly clear, with lows falling to around 33°F. Welcome to April! Where temperatures aren’t warm, and temperatures look to be 8-10 degrees below normal for this time of year! Fun times! Seriously, though, it has been relatively cool and windy so far this month, but the next […]