SHANE HOLINDE'S EVENING UPDATE Updated 4:26 PM Thursday, October 31, 2014 24-hour First Alert Forecast 270-467-0373 Got weather? Tag it #wbkowx @WBKO_Weather on twitter
FREEZE WARNING for the entire WBKO viewing area tonight into Saturday morning and again Saturday night into Sunday morning. Sub-freezing temperatures likely both nights with a hard freeze likely Sunday morning.
NOWCAST THROUGH LATE AFTERNOON: Chilly with scattered rain showers and gusty northwest winds. 2pm: Scattered Showers 47° 4pm: Scattered Showers, Breezy 44° 6pm: Cloudy, Windy 42°
CHILLY FOR THE WEEKEND: Moisture wrapping around low pressure to our east means a continued chance for scattered showers tonight. The rain may become mixed with or even change to snow showers overnight as temperatures drop into the lower 30s. The best chance for snow is east of Bowling Green, where minor accumulations of 1/2" or less are possible - mainly on grass - overnight into Saturday morning in the Green River Lake/Lake Cumberland area. Little or no snow accumulation is expected elsewhere.
Snow showers end over eastern sections tomorrow morning, with sunshine returning everywhere by tomorrow afternoon. Saturday will be quite chilly, with highs only reaching the upper 40s. Clear skies and a calm wind set us up for our first hard freeze of the season Sunday morning, with lows in the mid to upper 20s.
Don't forget: This weekend marks the end of Daylight Saving Time! Set your clocks BACK one hour before going to bed Saturday night.
NEXT WEEK: Monday looks dry before a decent chance for showers arrives late on Election Day night into Wednesday. Dry weather resumes Thursday into Friday. Highs will be in the 60s with lows in the 40s through the period.
TONIGHT: Blustery and Cold. A Mix of Rain and Snow Showers...Low 32, winds NW 14, gusts 20-30 Precip. Ch. 40% - Rain Amount 0.05"
SATURDAY: AM Snow Showers East, then Becoming Mostly Sunny. Quite Chilly...High 48, Low 26, winds NW-11 Hard Freeze Likely
SUNDAY: Sunny, Not as Cold...High 52, Low 33, winds SE-4
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