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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOUISVILLE KY
338 AM EST THU MAR 5 2015

INZ076>079-083-084-089>092-KYZ023>043-045>049-053>057-061>067-
070>078-081-082-060845-
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-
338 AM EST THU MAR 5 2015 /238 AM CST THU MAR 5 2015/

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTH CENTRAL
INDIANA AND CENTRAL KENTUCKY.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

A WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR THE REGION. SNOW WILL
TAPER OFF THROUGH THE DAY TODAY...THOUGH TRAVEL CONDITIONS WILL
REMAIN HAZARDOUS TO NEAR IMPOSSIBLE. REFER TO THE CURRENT WINTER
STORM WARNING FOR FURTHER INFORMATION.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

FRIDAY MORNING LOW TEMPERATURES WILL BE NEAR RECORDS WITH READINGS
AROUND ZERO.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT SNOW AMOUNTS TODAY AND SNOW
DEPTHS OVER THE NEXT FEW DAYS.

$$

RJS






Winter Storm Warning

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOUISVILLE KY
334 AM EST THU MAR 5 2015

...MAJOR WINTER STORM IMPACTING KENTUCKY AND SOUTHERN INDIANA...

.SIGNIFICANT TRAVEL IMPACTS ARE EXPECTED THIS MORNING DUE TO HEAVY
SNOW ACCUMULATIONS. THERE IS SOME POTENTIAL FOR ROOF
COLLAPSE...ESPECIALLY ON FLAT ROOFS IN A SWATH NEAR AND NORTH OF
THE PARKWAYS IN KENTUCKY.

KYZ023>031-033>043-045>049-053>057-061>065-070>072-051800-
/O.CON.KLMK.WS.W.0003.000000T0000Z-150305T1800Z/
HANCOCK KY-BRECKINRIDGE KY-MEADE KY-OHIO KY-GRAYSON KY-HARDIN KY-
BULLITT KY-JEFFERSON KY-OLDHAM 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-LOGAN KY-WARREN KY-SIMPSON KY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HAWESVILLE...HARDINSBURG...
BRANDENBURG...BEAVER DAM...LEITCHFIELD...ELIZABETHTOWN...
FORT KNOX...MOUNT WASHINGTON...SHEPHERDSVILLE...LOUISVILLE...
LA GRANGE...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...
RUSSELLVILLE...BOWLING GREEN...FRANKLIN
334 AM EST THU MAR 5 2015 /234 AM CST THU MAR 5 2015/

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EST /NOON
CST/ THIS AFTERNOON...

A WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EST /NOON
CST/ THIS AFTERNOON.

* TIMING: MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOW WILL CONTINUE TO DAYBREAK AND
  SLOWLY TAPER OFF THROUGH THE MORNING HOURS.

* ACCUMULATIONS: AN ADDITIONAL 1 TO 5 INCHES OF SNOW IS
  POSSIBLE...MAKING FOR EVENT TOTALS GENERALLY FROM 7 TO 12 INCHES
  OF SNOW ACROSS CENTRAL AND NORTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY. LOCALIZED
  HIGHER AMOUNTS HAVE OCCURRED ALONG A SWATH FROM HARTFORD TO
  ELIZABETHTOWN AND THROUGH TO GEORGETOWN IN KENTUCKY.

* MAIN IMPACT: PLAN ON SNOW COVERED ROADS AND DANGEROUS TO NEAR
  IMPOSSIBLE TRAVEL CONDITIONS.

* OTHER IMPACTS: NORTH WINDS GUSTING UP TO 20 MPH TONIGHT. THIS
  COMBINED WITH THE WEIGHT OF THE SNOW COULD RESULT IN SCATTERED
  POWER OUTAGES AND DOWNED TREE LIMBS. FLAT ROOF STRUCTURES HAVE A
  POTENTIAL FOR COLLAPSE...ESPECIALLY IN AREAS WHERE GREATER THAN
  A FOOT OF SNOW HAS FALLEN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TRAVEL WILL BE TREACHEROUS WITH SOME ROADS NEARLY IMPASSABLE.
HAVE AN EMERGENCY KIT OF BLANKETS...FOOD...WATER AND FLASHLIGHTS
IF YOU MUST TRAVEL.

&&

$$



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