DUE TO HEAVY SNOWS IN WESTERN KENTUCKY...WIDESPREAD 6 TO 12 INCH SNOWFALL AMOUNTS HAVE HAULTED AREA TRAVEL. ISOLATED 15 INCH AMOUNTS HAVE BEEN REPORTED. DRIFTS UP TO A FOOT AND A HALF HAVE ALSO BEEN REPORTED. THIS IS A DANGEROUS STORM SITUATION AND TRAVEL SHOULD BE AVOIDED IF AT ALL POSSIBLE. (National Weather Service)

weather 300 Dsurfkyweather leaf rainFRANKFORT, Ky. (5/17/13) – Western Kentucky Residents are undecided for weekend plans due to a very unpredictable weather situation.
 
Today, Friday, May 17, there is a 60 percent chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon hours, and continuing into the late evening hours. Temperatures during the daytime hours will be around 77, dropping to 63 tonight.
 
Saturday will see a slight drop in chance of storms, with a 50 percent chance of showers and storms starting around 9:00 AM. The day will bring with it cloud cover for the most part with a slight wind.

Saturday night will remain the same. Temperatures on Saturday will be at a high of 80, dropping to 65 in the evening hours.
 
Sunday morning will bring forward a major drop in cloud cover, with only a 20 percent chance of storms and showers throughout the day and a low of 69 degrees.
 
J.L. Graham
SurfKY News
Information provided by the National Weather Service

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