Midnight Update: We will continue to have cooler air moving in overnight, as low temperatures will fall into the upper 50s by daybreak Friday. We will also start off the morning with some patchy dense fog across the region. With high pressure building into the region, we can expect mostly sunny skies throughout your Friday, with a high of 70 degrees. We will have our coldest morning (since May 25th, the last time lows were in the 40s) on Saturday, when morning low temperatures will start off in the mid to upper 40s! Saturday will feature sunny skies with a high of 69 degrees. Mostly sunny skies continue for Sunday with highs around 76 degrees.
Skies will clear tonight, with drier and cooler air moving in for Friday and the weekend.
TONIGHT: We will have isolated thunderstorms across Southern Kentucky this evening, with most of the activity diminishing by midnight, as a cold front continues to move through the region. Skies will clear after midnight with overnight low temperatures around 57 degrees by early Friday.
FRIDAY: More fall-like weather will return for Friday, with mostly sunny skies and highs around 70 degrees. There will be a steady northerly breeze at 5 to 15 mph as well. The weather is looking cool for the Friday evening high school football games, with temperatures around 63 degrees around 8pm Friday.
FRIDAY NIGHT: With clear skies, temperatures will quickly drop Friday night into Saturday morning. We will have chilly morning low temperatures around 46 degrees! We haven’t been in the 40s for morning lows since May 25th, 2013.
SATURDAY: High pressure will be over the region on Saturday, giving us sunny skies, with a cool high temperature of 69 degrees. The weather will be perfect football conditions for the UK vs. Louisville football game at noon on Saturday. Temperatures will be around 56 degrees at 10am, 63 degrees at the noon kickoff, and 68 degrees around 3pm.
SUNDAY: After morning lows in the upper 40s, temperatures will get a little milder for Sunday afternoon, with mostly sunny skies and a high of 76 degrees.
NEXT WEEK: Temperatures will be in the upper 70s to near 80 degrees for next week, with partly sunny skies and the chance for a few isolated rain showers. The chance for rain increases as we get closer to next Thursday.