Overview: A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY is in effect for Central and Eastern Kentucky tonight into Wednesday afternoon, with a dusting to one inch of snowfall possible. The light snow, with the freezing cold temperatures tonight, will likely cause travel issues, so use caution if you have to drive tonight into early Wednesday. Much colder temperatures and snow flurries to snow showers will be possible through the week. The best timing for snow will be overnight into early Wednesday, late Thursday into early Friday, and late Saturday into early Monday. The main concern will be for icy spots on area roadways during the morning commute, as morning low temperatures will be in the 20s.
TONIGHT: Freezing cold temperatures continue, with lows around 26 degrees, and the chance for snow showers. Slick spots, especially on elevated surfaces will be possible.
WEDNESDAY: Snow showers will be possible, especially earlier in the day, with a high temperature of 33 degrees. Slick spots on roads and surfaces will remain a concern.
WEDNESDAY NIGHT: Partly cloudy skies and frigid temperatures develop with a low of 24 degrees.
THURSDAY: Cold temperatures continue, with increasing clouds, and the chance for a late day rain to snow mix, with a high of 39 degrees.
THURSDAY NIGHT: Snow showers are likely, with low temperatures around 25 degrees. Minor snowfall accumulations will be possible.
FRIDAY: After morning snow showers, we expect some clearing for the afternoon, with partly cloudy skies, and high temperatures around 38 degrees.
FRIDAY NIGHT: Mostly clear skies and frigid temperatures continue, with a low of 23 degrees.
SATURDAY: Mostly cloudy skies with a rain-snow mix will be possible, with high temperatures around 37 degrees.
SATURDAY NIGHT: A wintry mix and snow showers linger, with a low temperature of 28 degrees.
SUNDAY: A wintry mix to snow showers are likely, with snowfall accumulations that may impact weekend travelers. Temperatures stay cold, with a high temperature of 36 degrees.
SUNDAY NIGHT: Mostly cloudy skies and light snow is possible, with a low temperature of 24 degrees.
MONDAY: Mostly cloudy skies and snow to a wintry mix of rain and snow will be possible, with a high temperature of 37 degrees.
-Chief Meteorologist Jason Myers