Winter Cold Snap Arrives; Snow Chances Await

It’s been an interesting day throughout south central Kentucky. Temperature readings in the low 60s during the predawn hours took a hard tumble thanks to a passing cold front, putting temps in the mid to upper 30s as of 5:30pm. Cold Is Here To Stay The passing of this morning’s cold front is the initial […]

Dry, Cold Thanksgiving Week

We escaped yesterday’s severe weather with a few scrapes, but luckily, at this point in time, no significant damage has been reported in our immediate area. The NWS Louisville office will be conducting three storm surveys today, in Ohio, Meade and Bullitt County. Peak wind gusts around our vicinity topped out between the mid 40s […]

Weather Whirlwind In Store

It’s a warm start in the 60s for south central Kentucky this morning, thanks to strong winds pouring in out of the south. We’re already experiencing gusts exceeding 25 mph. This will take temps to the mid/upper 60s by early afternoon. Roller Coaster Ride Initiated Southerly winds will continue to increase through morning, with gusts […]

Wind Intensifies Tonight; Rain Arrives Saturday

Low level fog this morning lifted out to thick cloud cover, which made way to plentiful sunshine as we progressed into midday. We’ve recovered nicely temperature wise this afternoon, with highs near 60˚. Winds Picking Up A tightening pressure gradient will cause wind speeds to increase through this evening into tonight. Gusts will top out […]

Friday Warm Up; Strong Storms Saturday

A relatively cool, dry day is coming to a close, with a much more active pattern in store as we get into the upcoming weekend. Highlights include increasing wind and temperatures Friday, with strong storms possible Saturday. Warming Trend Friday morning, a warm front will lift to our north, turning winds out of the south. […]

Rain Wednesday; Wind + Storms Friday

We’ve been fortunate to enjoy a dry start to the week, but that’s about to change. Clouds will increase tonight, with hit & miss rain showers arriving by mid morning Wednesday, as shown by the HRRR below. Coverage will only increase into the afternoon. Early morning temperatures in the upper 30s will top out ~58˚ […]

Great Weather Thru Monday; Irma Lurks

Happy Saturday, fellow south central Kentuckians!  After a work week of (mostly) incredible weather, the weekend will follow suit.  With that being said, you’ll need to soak it in while you can, before the spirit of Hurricane Irma impacts the area next week. It’s another cool start for us across the entire region (see map […]

Saturday Hallelujah, Sunday Rain

The passing of the cold front Friday afternoon has opened the door to a phenomenal start to our weekend. Believe it or not, temperatures are actually on the “cool” side for early August, bottoming out in the low 50s early this morning… If you’re a fan of the outdoors…go outside today.  If you’re not, I’ll […]

Severe Thunderstorm WATCH Issued

The National Weather Service has issued a Severe Thunderstorm WATCH for all of south central Kentucky until 9pm this evening.  The atmosphere across western and central Kentucky continues to become more unstable as we’ve progressed through the afternoon, providing an environment conductive for strong to severe thunderstorm development. Looking at meteorological parameters, it’s looking more […]

Thursday Afternoon Update

Good news!  As anticipated, the cloud deck in place over the area this morning has started to erode out.  This has allow beautiful conditions to take over, complete with partly sunny skies, along with temperatures ranging between the upper 60’s and low 70’s. Clearing will continue overnight and into Friday, allowing rays of sunshine and […]