Overview: A rain to snow mix will be possible for tonight into early Saturday, with a dusting to 3”+ snowfall accumulations possible across the Northern Bluegrass area and Eastern Kentucky. Temperatures will stay chilly for Saturday and Sunday afternoon, with highs in the mid 40s. Rain develops early Sunday, with a wintry mix to snow possible late Sunday into early Monday. Drier weather returns for midweek next week. Don’t forget to turn your clocks AHEAD one hour Saturday night, as we return to Daylight Saving Time.
TONIGHT: A wintry mix to snow is expected to develop, with an overnight low temperature of 31 degrees. A trace to 3” of snow will develop across the Northern Bluegrass region, including Lexington, and across Eastern Kentucky, with isolated 4” possible. Slick spots may develop for the early morning hours of Saturday.
SATURDAY: A wintry mix to snow will be possible early Saturday morning, with partly cloudy skies and a cool afternoon high temperature of 46 degrees.
SATURDAY NIGHT: Mostly cloudy skies and cold temperatures develop, with an overnight low temperature of 30 degrees. ***Turn your clocks ahead 1 hour as we go back to Daylight Saving Time***
SUNDAY: A wintry mix of rain to snow will be possible, with a chilly afternoon high temperature of 45 degrees.
SUNDAY NIGHT: Snow showers will be possible, with overnight low temperatures around 31 degrees.
MONDAY: Mostly cloudy skies and snow flurries will be possible early, with a high temperature of 44 degrees.
MONDAY NIGHT: Partly cloudy with a cold overnight low temperature of 28 degrees.
TUESDAY: Partly cloudy skies and snow flurries develop Tuesday, with a chilly high temperature of 46 degrees.
TUESDAY NIGHT: Mostly clear skies and frigid temperatures develop, with an overnight low temperature of 26 degrees.
WEDNESDAY: Mostly sunny skies and chilly temperatures develop, with a high of 43 degrees.
WEDNESDAY NIGHT: Partly cloudy skies and cold temperatures continue, with an overnight low temperature of 27 degrees.
THURSDAY: Partly cloudy skies and seasonably cool temperatures develop, with a high of 54 degrees.
Daylight Saving Time begins Sunday, March 11th at 2am (spring forward 1 hour).
The 2018 spring equinox is March 20th, 2018 at 12:16pm.
-Chief Meteorologist Jason Myers