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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOUISVILLE KY
1223 PM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

INZ076>079-083-084-089>092-KYZ023>043-045>049-053>057-061>067-
070>078-081-082-312200-
ORANGE IN-WASHINGTON IN-SCOTT IN-JEFFERSON IN-DUBOIS IN-
CRAWFORD IN-PERRY IN-HARRISON IN-FLOYD IN-CLARK IN-HANCOCK KY-
BRECKINRIDGE KY-MEADE KY-OHIO KY-GRAYSON KY-HARDIN KY-BULLITT KY-
JEFFERSON KY-OLDHAM KY-TRIMBLE KY-HENRY KY-SHELBY KY-FRANKLIN KY-
SCOTT KY-HARRISON KY-SPENCER KY-ANDERSON KY-WOODFORD KY-
FAYETTE KY-BOURBON KY-NICHOLAS KY-NELSON KY-WASHINGTON KY-
MERCER KY-JESSAMINE KY-CLARK KY-LARUE KY-MARION KY-BOYLE KY-
GARRARD KY-MADISON KY-BUTLER KY-EDMONSON KY-HART KY-GREEN KY-
TAYLOR KY-CASEY KY-LINCOLN KY-LOGAN KY-WARREN KY-SIMPSON KY-
ALLEN KY-BARREN KY-MONROE KY-METCALFE KY-ADAIR KY-RUSSELL KY-
CUMBERLAND KY-CLINTON KY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PAOLI...SALEM...SCOTTSBURG...MADISON...
JASPER...MARENGO...TELL CITY...CORYDON...NEW ALBANY...
JEFFERSONVILLE...HAWESVILLE...HARDINSBURG...BRANDENBURG...
BEAVER DAM...LEITCHFIELD...ELIZABETHTOWN...FORT KNOX...
MOUNT WASHINGTON...SHEPHERDSVILLE...LOUISVILLE...LA GRANGE...
BEDFORD...NEW CASTLE...SHELBYVILLE...FRANKFORT...GEORGETOWN...
CYNTHIANA...TAYLORSVILLE...LAWRENCEBURG...VERSAILLES...
LEXINGTON...PARIS...CARLISLE...BARDSTOWN...SPRINGFIELD...
HARRODSBURG...NICHOLASVILLE...WINCHESTER...HODGENVILLE...
LEBANON...DANVILLE...LANCASTER...RICHMOND...MORGANTOWN...
BROWNSVILLE...MUNFORDVILLE...GREENSBURG...CAMPBELLSVILLE...
LIBERTY...STANFORD...RUSSELLVILLE...BOWLING GREEN...FRANKLIN...
SCOTTSVILLE...GLASGOW...TOMPKINSVILLE...EDMONTON...COLUMBIA...
JAMESTOWN...BURKESVILLE...ALBANY
1223 PM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014 /1123 AM CDT FRI OCT 31 2014/

...FIRST SNOW OF THE WINTER SEASON EXPECTED FOR MUCH OF THE AREA
TONIGHT AND EARLY SATURDAY MORNING...

A STRONG WEATHER DISTURBANCE WILL DROP SOUTHWARD OUT OF CANADA
AND DOWN THROUGH THE OHIO VALLEY LATER TODAY AND TONIGHT. THIS
FEATURE WILL BRING WIDESPREAD RAIN SHOWERS AND WINDY CONDITIONS TO
THE AREA. NORTHWEST WINDS OF 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS OF 30 TO 35
MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT. MUCH COLDER AIR
WILL FILTER INTO THE REGION TONIGHT RESULTING IN THE RAIN SHOWERS
CHANGING OVER TO SNOW SHOWERS BEFORE DIMINISHING LATE TONIGHT. SOME
BANDS OF MODERATE SNOW MAY DEVELOP OVER PORTIONS OF CENTRAL
KENTUCKY. WHILE THIS SNOW WILL BE FIGHTING RELATIVELY WARM GROUND
TEMPERATURES...AN INCH OR LESS OF SLUSHY SNOW ON GRASS AND ELEVATED
SURFACES WILL BE POSSIBLE IN AREAS EAST OF A LINE FROM FRANKFORT
TO ALBANY KENTUCKY. IN AREAS OUT TOWARD I-65 AND POINTS
WEST...LITTLE...IF ANY...SNOW ACCUMULATION IS EXPECTED.

WITH TEMPERATURES FALLING INTO THE 30S TONIGHT AND WINDS GUSTING
INTO THE 25 TO 30 MPH RANGE...WIND CHILL READINGS WILL MAKE IT
FEEL LIKE IT IS IN THE 20S THIS EVENING.

STAY TUNED TO NOAA ALL HAZARDS WEATHER RADIO AND YOUR LOCAL MEDIA
FOR THE LATEST ON THIS WINTER WEATHER SITUATION.

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RJS




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