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Traffic ADVISORY  -KY Highway Crews Prepared for Possibility of Winter Precipitation Sunday Morning

Traffic ADVISORY -KY Highway Crews Prepared for Possibility of Winter Precipitation Sunday Morning

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

February 9th, 2019

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Kentucky Transportation Cabinet crews will be on-call over the weekend and prepared to respond to call-outs for a round of winter precipitation expected to move across our Western Kentucky counties starting in the pre-dawn hours and into Sunday morning. The forecast for Sunday morning includes […]

NWS PADUCAH – FLOOD WATCH NOW IN EFFECT FROM NOON CST TODAY THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING

NWS PADUCAH – FLOOD WATCH NOW IN EFFECT FROM NOON CST TODAY THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

February 6th, 2019

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Numerous disturbances aloft will move over a surface frontal boundary, and interact with copious moisture to result in several periods of showers and scattered thunderstorms late today through Thursday. The resulting heavy rain will likely lead to flooding and possibly flash flooding. The Flood Watch […]

Warming Shelter to Open This Evening at Local Church-EMA

Warming Shelter to Open This Evening at Local Church-EMA

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

January 29th, 2019

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With sub-zero wind chills (down to -15 degrees) and single digit temperatures forecast over the next 48 hours, the Henderson Community Baptist Church in coordination with Henderson Emergency Management and the Henderson VOAD is opening a family warming shelter in their Gymnasium. They will be […]

Take Steps to Avoid Hypothermia This Winter

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

January 29th, 2019

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Cold temperatures can be dangerous and deadly FRANKFORT, Ky. (Jan. 29, 2019) – With zero to sub-zero temperatures predicted later this week around the state, many Kentuckians could be exposed to harsh winter elements. To prepare for these conditions, Department for Public Health (DPH) officials […]

Wind Chill Advisory Issued for WSON Listening Area -NWS Paducah

Wind Chill Advisory Issued for WSON Listening Area -NWS Paducah

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

January 29th, 2019

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…Bitterly cold temperatures in store for the Quad State region… It will be bitterly cold at times tonight through Wednesday night as a frigid arctic airmass spreads across the area. The leading edge of the main core of cold Arctic air will move through the […]

KY Highway Crews Prepare for Near-Blizzard Conditions Overnight

KY Highway Crews Prepare for Near-Blizzard Conditions Overnight

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

January 19th, 2019

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Urge Motorists to Avoid Unnecessary Travel Kentucky Transportation Cabinet crews in District 2 are planning to ramp up operations starting about 5:00 p.m., CST, to prepare for the possibility of near-bilzzard conditions during the overnight hours. KYTC Engineers are urging motorists to avoid unnecessary travel […]

NWS PADUCAH…WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO MIDNIGHT CST TONIGHT…

NWS PADUCAH…WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO MIDNIGHT CST TONIGHT…

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

January 19th, 2019

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…WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO MIDNIGHT CST TONIGHT… * WHAT…A period of heavy snow is expected late this afternoon and this evening. Total snow accumulations of 3 to 6 inches are expected. Locally higher amounts are possible. Winds may gust as […]

NWS – Flood Warning Continues for Ohio River

NWS – Flood Warning Continues for Ohio River

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

December 31st, 2018

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…The flood warning continues for the following rivers in Indiana… Kentucky…Illinois and Missouri… Ohio River at Newburgh Dam…Mount Vernon…J.T. Myers Dam… Shawneetown and Cairo .Minor flooding continues along the Lower Ohio River. The river at the Newburgh Dam has temporarily dropped below flood stage and […]

Wind Advisory Posted for WSON Listening Area

Wind Advisory Posted for WSON Listening Area

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

December 26th, 2018

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…WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM THURSDAY TO 3 AM CST FRIDAY… The National Weather Service in Paducah has issued a Wind Advisory, which is in effect from 3 AM Thursday to 3 AM CST Friday. * TIMING… Late tonight through Thursday, into Thursday […]

Special Weather Statement NWS Paducah

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

December 5th, 2018

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…Slick spots possible on the early morning commute… While the heaviest snow shower activity has come to an end, the combination of wet roads from earlier snow and sub-freezing temperatures may create patchy slick spots in the form of black ice on some roadways. This […]