Scattered showers and a gloomy weekend ahead

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Today is the start of an active weather pattern for the next couple of days across the Kentucky. Moisture is streaming its way north from the Gulf of Mexico into Kentucky; expect widespread rain showers tonight and into Saturday morning. Temperatures will drop near the Dew Points plus low line stratus clouds providing foggy conditions for most of the overnight hours and into much of Saturday morning.

WHAT TO EXPECT

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Tonight, expect cloudy skies and widespread rain showers overnight along with foggy conditions, lows will be in the mid 30s.

Saturday will have a few morning showers otherwise mostly cloudy skies and breezy conditions out of the west with gusts up to 20 mph.

LOOKING AHEAD



The forecast continues to change and an active weather patterns persists into Sunday.

Sunday overall looks to be cloudy with some locations seeing some sunshine if the clouds break; however, Sunday evening rain showers returns as a surface low tracks east and a warm front moves across the Bluegrass. Widespread rain showers are expected from Sunday night throughout the Monday.

Rainfall totals are still varying depending on which model you look at but it appears we will get about 1-3 inches of rainfall when the storm system has finally past. No major flooding is expected. This event should be an all rain event, snow showers can be expected in extreme northern Kentucky.

Stay Tuned!

TONIGHT: Cloudy skies with widespread rain showers and foggy conditions likely, lows in the mid to upper 30s

SATURDAY: Mostly cloudy, scattered showers possible, highs in the mid 40s

SUNDAY: Mostly cloudy, Rain possible in the evening hours, highs in the low 40s

MONDAY: Rain showers likely, highs in the mid to upper 40s

TUESDAY: Mostly cloudy skies, highs in the mid 30s

WEDNESDAY: Mostly sunny skies, highs in the mid 30s

THURSDAY: Mostly sunny skies, highs in the low 40s

FRIDAY: Partly sunny skies, highs in the mid 40s

Meteorologist Justin Roth
ABC 36 Storm Team – WTVQ
Lexington, KY
Jroth@wtvq.com