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KY Highway Snow & Ice Report 2/17/15

 

-Keith Todd, Ky Transportation Cabinet

No new snowfall. Temperatures across the district have fallen to as low as 0. Counties are focusing on A routes and Parkways. Crews are still trying to plow snow and clear intersections, turn lanes, and crossovers. Snow is still plowable even with the single digit temperatures.  Ohio County reported a plow ran off into the median on the Natcher Parkway during the night.

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State of Emergency Declared in Kentucky

Governor Steve Beshear has declared a state of emergency for the entire commonwealth of Kentucky. Here's what that means:

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Category: Kentucky News, Weather
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Dave Spencer’s Version of the ‘Snow Selfie’ [VIDEO]

Oh sure, I could've taken a picture of myself standing in the seemingly never-ending snowfall and called it a day.  But there'll be a ton of THOSE on Facebook, right?

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KY Highway Snow & Ice Report UPDATE 2/16/15 – Updated at 7:30 AM

Update at 7:30 AM

Kentucky Transportation Cabinet are out plowing and salting in all but a few counties at this hour.  Light snow flurries that started drifting across the region about midnight have turned into a steady snowfall that went from a dusting to about an inch of snow in the last hour at many locations

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National Weather Service Predicts Historic Snowfall [Video]

A Winter Storm Warning is in effect for the entire tristate and the National Weather Service says the approaching storm could produce historic snowfall.  In fact, during their 5pm briefing this evening, forecasters in Paducah predicted that Winter Storm Octavia could result in one of this region's top five snowfalls ever.  Here's video from the briefing.

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Winter Storm Warning in Effect for Tristate

Our mild and uneventful winter is going to come crashing to a halt this evening and tomorrow.  We're celebrating Washington's Birthday with a Winter Storm Warning!  Here's the latest forecast from the National Weather Service,  And, brace yourselves, we could have a pretty significant snowfall. Some areas could see over a foot.

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Winter Weather And Bitter Cold Headed Our Way

The Groundhog is a tricky little fellow. He can't seem to make up his mind this month, however, some significant snow will be affecting sections of our listening area the next couple of days. Oh, and it's going to be very cold. Here's the information from the National Weather Service at Paducah.

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Warming Shelters to Open in Owensboro for the Next Four Nights

 

Eyewitness News meteorologist Wayne Hart reports that we hit 62 degrees Saturday afternoon. Just Wednesday, we hit the low 50s. But the temperatures are expected to bottom out for the next four days.

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KY Highway Crews Pre-Treating for Anticipated Winter Precipitation Monday & Tuesday

 

-Keith Todd, Public Information Officer, Kentucky Transportation Cabinet

Highway crews across the 11 counties of Kentucky Transportation Cabinet District 2 plan to pre-treat area roadways in anticipation of a winter weather event with possible snow accumulation.  The long-range forecast indicates a significant chance of snow on Monday and Tuesday, with more possible later in the week.

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How Much Snow Does It Take To Cancel School? [PHOTO]

It's an age old question, especially in this area. It's safe to say, in Western Kentucky, it doesn't take much, but in the Northeast, where 2-3 feet of snow has fallen lately, you might be surprised. Take a look.

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First Baptist Church Will Double as a Warming Shelter Tonight

Anyone needing shelter from the extreme bitter cold we'll soon feel can head to First Baptist Church in downtown Owensboro beginning at 6PM.

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Thirteen Kentucky School Districts Dealing with Snow Days the Best They Can, Despite What and Oregon News Service Thinks

The number of school days missed last year in 13 Kentucky districts , due to winter weather, was four times higher than the previous year. Now, will someone tell me why an online Oregon news service cares so much?

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Category: Kentucky News, Weather

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