Winter's Harsh Return

Set Text Size SmallSet Text Size MediumSet Text Size LargeSet Text Size X-Large
Share
Updated: 1/12/2012 7:48 am
A Winter Weather Advisory is in effect across central, southern and eastern Kentucky from this afternoon into Friday.

Temperatures will hold in the middle 40s through most of the morning before a strong cold front delivers much colder air in the afternoon.  Scattered rain showers will quickly change to some intense, gusty, temporarily blinding snow showers in the late afternoon, this evening and tonight.  The evening rush hour will be a very hazardous time in the Bluegrass Region as roads may become snow-covered and very slick.  Off-and-on snow showers will continue as temperatures fall into the upper teens tonight, before the snow showers end from west to east on Friday.  Total snowfall will range from 1/2" to up to 2" in some areas, although 1/2" reports will probably be more common than 2" reports.  Temperatures will remain well below average through the weekend, with lows in the middle teens during our coldest time, early Saturday morning.  A second disturbance will produce another round of snow showers on Saturday evening, and this may leave another light accumulation for many of us.  Sunday should be partly sunny and dry but still cold.  Readings will climb back into the 40s early next week, with widespread rain late Monday into Tuesday before colder air returns, changing the final rain showers to snow showers on Tuesday evening or potentially Wednesday morning in eastern Kentucky.  The active weather pattern continues!
Share
0 Comment(s)
Comments: Show | Hide

Here are the most recent story comments.View All

No comments yet!
Most Popular
Kentucky gets driver's license extension
Kentuckians don't have to worry about their driver's licenses for another year.
Kentucky Pain Clinic Owners Sentenced To Prison
Two Eastern Kentucky pain clinic owners, who admitted to conspiring with doctors to illegally dispense more than 50,000 prescription pills, were sentenced to federal prison on Friday.
Richmond Woman Accused Of Stealing From Clothing Store Where She Worked
Richmond Police said Tanya Horn, 33, of Richmond, stole money and clothes over a two-year period from a childrens clothing store where she worked.
Ky. man charged with murder in son's death
Police in south-central Kentucky have charged a man with murder and abuse in the death last year of his infant son.
UPDATE: Coroner Identifies Man Killed In Versailles Collision
The Fayette County Coroner released the name of a man who was killed Thursday when a car and an SUV collided in Versailles. Video Video
Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.
   

WTVQ.com supports children's privacy rights. All persons under the age of 13 MUST have parental permission to use this website and direct parental supervision is strongly recommended.