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League officials pushed back tipoff Thursday for the Ohio Valley Conference women's basketball tournament in Nashville because of a winter storm.
Snow, sleet and ice covered the roadways in Franklin County on Saturday.
Seasonal temperatures, lighter winds, and partly sunny skies return for Saturday. Rain and a wintry mix returns for Sunday, with light snow into Sunday night.
Power crews are hoping to avoid a repeat of 2003 and 2009 by boosting resources early.
Mayor Gray said Lexington is more prepared. He said these storms don’t happen often but when they do, he said the city learns from the experience.
Because Sunday's forecast calls for rain first, Lexington road crews will have to wait until it changes over to freezing rain or sleet before putting down salt.
Kentucky Utilities said it has a close on the sky because sleet and ice are much more of an issue than heavy snow.
Roads throughout Central Kentucky were slick and icy Sunday morning after a winter weather system dropped a mix of sleet and freezing rain.
Here's an inside look at how the state's Emergency Operations Center prepares for an incoming storm