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Hurricane Delta becomes the strongest storm named after a letter in the Greek alphabet

Hurricane Delta became a category 4 hurricane Tuesday morning. This now classifies Delta as the strongest storm to ever be named after a letter...

Moving On… & Migrating North

After just under 4 years at ABC 36, I'm moving on. My family and I are headed to WTVG in Toledo, Ohio, but we'll miss Kentucky!

Another Round Of T-Storms Today… & Friday

A Flash Flood Watch is in effect across southeastern Kentucky today, with another round of heavy-hitting t-storms.

Flash Flooding in Fleming County… Heat, T-Storms

Scattered, strong thunderstorms will accompany high heat and humidity again today. Flash flooding is occurring in Fleming Co.

Mammatus Clouds, Rain Shafts, & Heat Advisories

Drought relief has become a little more limited since the workweek began, as thunderstorms are covering less ground. It's hot!

Serious Progress In Drought Relief Department

Our rainfall deficit has decreased from just under 8" to less than 5" now, thanks to recent heavy rain this past weekend.

Significant Drought Relief Arriving

Widespread rain is slowly pushing into southern Kentucky from Tennessee, and the next few days will bring drought relief.

Significant Hope For Some Drought Relief

With a rainfall deficit of 7.67" for the year so far, we need additional rain. There is good hope for showers & t-storms soon.

Dramatic Cooldown… T-Storms Only South

The heat wave has certainly ended, with Jackson, KY tieing a record coolest high on Monday. Scattered t-storms, south...

Strong T-Storms Signal End Of Heat Wave

Sunday's severe thunderstorms provided a loud exclamation point at the end of the long stretch of near-record heat.

After Hottest Day Since 1936, Strong Storms on Sunday

After our hottest day in almost 76 years, a round of strong to potentially severe thunderstorms should arrive, late tomorrow.

Update On Heat & Storms… More Severe, Sunday?

Record heat continues again today. This morning's post takes a look at yesterday's severe reports, and the potential for more on Sunday.