Wintry Weather Warning for the WKM Viewing Area

February 5, 2018


According to the National Weather Service, a potentially significant winter storm could impact the WKM Viewing Area Tuesday night into Wednesday, bringing snow, sleet, freezing rain, and rain.

This hazardous weather outlook will contain light snow and light freezing drizzle late tonight and may lead to a few slick spots on area roadways.

A disturbance moving through the region will come after midnight, mainly east of I-65.

A dusting to a couple tenths of an inch of snow as well as very light glazes of ice are to be forming.

A wintry mix of rain, snow, sleet and freezing rain is forecast as another low pressure system affects the region. This may cause hazardous travel along and north of the western Kentucky and Bluegrass Parkways until Wednesday Morning.

The morning will have a great chance of snow and freezing rain before 8am, then a chance of freezing rain between 8am and 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 35. Northwest wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

Be sure to check back often for the latest weather updates, as the track of the rain/ice/snow is likely to change.