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Special Weather Statement

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.

$$

RJS






Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOUISVILLE KY
1209 PM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

KYZ029>043-045>049-054>057-065>067-077-078-082-011615-
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-MARION KY-BOYLE KY-GARRARD KY-MADISON KY-
TAYLOR KY-CASEY KY-LINCOLN KY-ADAIR KY-RUSSELL KY-CLINTON KY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MOUNT WASHINGTON...SHEPHERDSVILLE...
LOUISVILLE...LA GRANGE...BEDFORD...NEW CASTLE...SHELBYVILLE...
FRANKFORT...GEORGETOWN...CYNTHIANA...TAYLORSVILLE...LAWRENCEBURG...
VERSAILLES...LEXINGTON...PARIS...CARLISLE...BARDSTOWN...
SPRINGFIELD...HARRODSBURG...NICHOLASVILLE...WINCHESTER...LEBANON...
DANVILLE...LANCASTER...RICHMOND...CAMPBELLSVILLE...LIBERTY...
STANFORD...COLUMBIA...JAMESTOWN...ALBANY
1209 PM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014 /1109 AM CDT FRI OCT 31 2014/

...FREEZE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM EDT /10 PM CDT/ SATURDAY TO
9 AM EST /8 AM CST/ SUNDAY...

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

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

A VERY STRONG WEATHER DISTURBANCE WILL DROP SOUTHWARD INTO THE
OUTLOOK TODAY. THIS FEATURE WILL BRING WIDESPREAD RAIN SHOWERS AND
GUSTY WINDS TO THE AREA. NORTHWEST WINDS OF 10 TO 20 MPH WITH
GUSTS OF UP TO 30 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE.

COLDER AIR WILL POUR INTO THE REGION TONIGHT CHANGING THE RAIN
SHOWERS OVER TO SNOW SHOWERS. WITH TEMPERATURES EXPECTED TO FALL
TO NEAR FREEZING LATE TONIGHT...A LIGHT ACCUMULATION OF SNOW WILL
BE POSSIBLE IN AREAS EAST OF A LINE FROM FRANKFORT TO ALBANY
KENTUCKY. LESS THAN AN INCH OF SNOW ACCUMULATION IS
FORECAST...MAINLY CONFINED TO GRASSY AND ELEVATED SURFACES IS
EXPECTED IN THIS AREA.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY.

SUB-FREEZING TEMPERATURES OF 25 TO 30 DEGREES ARE EXPECTED FOR A
FEW HOURS EARLY SUNDAY MORNING IN MANY LOCATIONS WHICH WOULD
EFFECTIVELY END THE GROWING SEASON.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED AT THIS TIME.

&&

MORE INFORMATION...ALONG WITH OTHER WEATHER...HYDROLOGICAL AND
CLIMATE INFORMATION CAN BE FOUND...AT WEATHER.GOV/LOUISVILLE.

$$

MJ/EER/RJS






Freeze Warning

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOUISVILLE KY
1134 AM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

CORRECTED TO REMOVE EXTRA WORDING IN DOUBLE FREEZE WARNING SEGMENT

KYZ029>043-045>049-054>057-065>067-077-078-082-312115-
/O.CAN.KLMK.FZ.A.0002.141101T0700Z-141101T1400Z/
/O.UPG.KLMK.FZ.A.0003.141102T0200Z-141102T1500Z/
/O.NEW.KLMK.FZ.W.0003.141102T0300Z-141102T1400Z/
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-MARION KY-BOYLE KY-
GARRARD KY-MADISON KY-TAYLOR KY-CASEY KY-LINCOLN KY-ADAIR KY-
RUSSELL KY-CLINTON KY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MOUNT WASHINGTON...SHEPHERDSVILLE...
LOUISVILLE...LA GRANGE...BEDFORD...NEW CASTLE...SHELBYVILLE...
FRANKFORT...GEORGETOWN...CYNTHIANA...TAYLORSVILLE...
LAWRENCEBURG...VERSAILLES...LEXINGTON...PARIS...CARLISLE...
BARDSTOWN...SPRINGFIELD...HARRODSBURG...NICHOLASVILLE...
WINCHESTER...LEBANON...DANVILLE...LANCASTER...RICHMOND...
CAMPBELLSVILLE...LIBERTY...STANFORD...COLUMBIA...JAMESTOWN...
ALBANY
1134 AM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014 /1034 AM CDT FRI OCT 31 2014/

...FREEZE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM EDT /10 PM CDT/ SATURDAY
TO 9 AM EST /8 AM CST/ SUNDAY...
...FREEZE WATCH IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LOUISVILLE HAS ISSUED A FREEZE
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM EDT /10 PM CDT/ SATURDAY
TO 9 AM EST /8 AM CST/ SUNDAY. THE FREEZE WATCH FOR TONIGHT HAS
BEEN CANCELLED.

* TEMPERATURES...READINGS WILL FALL TO NEAR THE FREEZING MARK
  SATURDAY MORNING...BUT CLOUD COVER AND PRECIPITATION SHOULD
  PREVENT PROLONGED PERIODS BELOW FREEZING. COLDER READINGS ARE
  EXPECTED SUNDAY MORNING AS THE HEART OF A MUCH COLDER AIRMASS
  MOVES ACROSS THE OHIO VALLEY. EXPECT TEMPERATURES TO DROP INTO
  THE 20S FOR MANY LOCATIONS.

* TIMING...CALMER CONDITIONS SATURDAY NIGHT WILL MEAN A QUICKER
  DROP IN TEMPERATURES COMPARED TO TONIGHT...WITH SOME LOCATIONS
  REACHING THE FREEZING MARK LATE SATURDAY EVENING.

* IMPACTS...THE FREEZING TEMPERATURES THIS WEEKEND SHOULD BRING AN
  EFFECTIVE END TO THE GROWING SEASON.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FREEZE WARNING MEANS SUB-FREEZING TEMPERATURES ARE IMMINENT OR
HIGHLY LIKELY. THESE CONDITIONS WILL KILL CROPS AND OTHER
SENSITIVE VEGETATION.

&&

$$



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