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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON KY
445 AM EDT THU OCT 30 2014

KYZ044-050>052-058>060-068-069-079-080-083>088-104-106>120-302100-
FLEMING-MONTGOMERY-BATH-ROWAN-ESTILL-POWELL-MENIFEE-ROCKCASTLE-
JACKSON-PULASKI-LAUREL-WAYNE-MCCREARY-WHITLEY-KNOX-BELL-HARLAN-
ELLIOTT-MORGAN-JOHNSON-WOLFE-MAGOFFIN-FLOYD-LEE-BREATHITT-KNOTT-
OWSLEY-PERRY-CLAY-LESLIE-LETCHER-MARTIN-PIKE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FLEMINGSBURG...MOUNT STERLING...
OWINGSVILLE...MOREHEAD...IRVINE...STANTON...FRENCHBURG...
MOUNT VERNON...MCKEE...SOMERSET...LONDON...MONTICELLO...
WHITLEY CITY...CORBIN...WILLIAMSBURG...BARBOURVILLE...MIDDLESBORO...
PINEVILLE...HARLAN...SANDY HOOK...WEST LIBERTY...PAINTSVILLE...
CAMPTON...SALYERSVILLE...PRESTONSBURG...BEATTYVILLE...JACKSON...
HINDMAN...BOONEVILLE...HAZARD...MANCHESTER...HYDEN...WHITESBURG...
INEZ...PIKEVILLE
445 AM EDT THU OCT 30 2014

...FIRST SNOW OF THE SEASON EXPECTED ALONG WITH A POTENTIAL HARD
FREEZE...

A DEVELOPING AREA OF LOW PRESSURE WILL SEND A STRONG COLD FRONT SOUTH
ACROSS EASTERN KENTUCKY LATE FRIDAY INTO FRIDAY NIGHT. THIS LOW
PRESSURE SYSTEM AND ASSOCIATED COLD FRONT WILL PRODUCE PERIODS OF
PRECIPITATION FROM FRIDAY INTO SATURDAY NIGHT. TEMPERATURES ARE
EXPECTED TO DROP SHARPLY FRIDAY EVENING INTO THE OVERNIGHT HOURS.
THESE FALLING TEMPERATURES...WILL ALLOW RAIN TO MIX WITH AND CHANGE
TO SNOW GRADUALLY...STARTING IN THE HIGHEST ELEVATIONS ALONG THE
VIRGINIA BORDER EARLY FRIDAY EVENING. SNOW LEVELS WILL LOWER THROUGH
THE NIGHT WITH VALLEY LOCATIONS POSSIBLY MIXING WITH AND CHANGING TO
SNOW TOWARDS DAWN SATURDAY. IN ADDITION TO THE COLD AND SNOWY
CONDITIONS...WINDS WILL BE BRISK BEHIND THE COLD FRONT WITH SOME WIND
GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH FRIDAY EVENING POSSIBLE.

AT THIS TIME...MOST OF THE SNOW ACCUMULATION WILL BE IN AREAS ABOVE
1500 FEET...WHERE 1 TO 4 INCHES OF SNOW WILL BE POSSIBLE. THE HIGHEST
ELEVATIONS ABOVE 3000 FEET COULD SEE LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS. MOST OF
THE SNOW ACCUMULATIONS WILL RESIDE ON GRASSY AND ELEVATED SURFACES
DUE TO WARM GROUND TEMPERATURES. LITTLE IF ANY SNOW ACCUMULATION IS
EXPECTED ACROSS THE BLUEGRASS REGION OR IN VALLEY LOCATIONS.

IN ADDITION...FREEZING TEMPERATURES ARE EXPECTED FRIDAY
NIGHT...SATURDAY NIGHT...AND SUNDAY NIGHT. A HARD FREEZE MAY OCCUR
TOWARDS THE I-75 CORRIDOR SATURDAY NIGHT...WITH A HARD FREEZE AND
FROST EXPECTED AREAWIDE SUNDAY NIGHT. THOSE WITH SENSITIVE PLANTS
WILL NEED TO TAKE ACTION TO PROTECT THEM THROUGH THE WEEKEND.

$$

KAS

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOUISVILLE KY
428 AM EDT THU OCT 30 2014

INZ076>079-083-084-089>092-KYZ023>043-045>049-053>057-061>067-
070>078-081-082-302000-
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
428 AM EDT THU OCT 30 2014 /328 AM CDT THU OCT 30 2014/

...SOME SNOW POSSIBLE LATE FRIDAY NIGHT OVER PARTS OF EAST CENTRAL
KENTUCKY...
...SUB-FREEZING TEMPERATURES EXPECTED EARLY SUNDAY MORNING...

OVERVIEW...

THE FIRST EPISODE OF WINTER-LIKE WEATHER WILL DESCEND UPON SOUTH-
CENTRAL INDIANA AND CENTRAL KENTUCKY THIS WEEKEND AS A LOW PRESSURE
CENTER MOVES ACROSS THE OHIO VALLEY FRIDAY NIGHT FOLLOWED BY COLD
CANADIAN HIGH PRESSURE BY SUNDAY MORNING.

SNOW POTENTIAL...

A BAND OF SNOW MAY OCCUR OVER PARTS OF EAST-CENTRAL KENTUCKY LATE
FRIDAY NIGHT INTO EARLY SATURDAY MORNING WITH UP TO ONE INCH OF
ACCUMULATION POSSIBLE ON GRASSY AREAS.

COLD TEMPERATURES...

SUBFREEZING TEMPERATURES FROM 25 TO 30 DEGREES ARE EXPECTED FOR A
FEW HOURS EARLY SUNDAY MORNING OVER MUCH OF CENTRAL KENTUCKY AND
SOUTH-CENTRAL INDIANA. SUCH TEMPERATURES WILL LIKELY END THE GROWING
SEASON.

$$
TWF


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON WV
514 AM EDT THU OCT 30 2014

KYZ101>103-105-OHZ066-067-075-076-083>087-WVZ005>011-013>020-024>032-
039-040-310915-
GREENUP-CARTER-BOYD-LAWRENCE KY-PERRY-MORGAN-ATHENS-WASHINGTON-
JACKSON OH-VINTON-MEIGS-GALLIA-LAWRENCE OH-WAYNE-CABELL-MASON-
JACKSON WV-WOOD-PLEASANTS-TYLER-LINCOLN-PUTNAM-KANAWHA-ROANE-WIRT-
CALHOUN-RITCHIE-DODDRIDGE-MINGO-LOGAN-BOONE-CLAY-BRAXTON-GILMER-
LEWIS-HARRISON-TAYLOR-UPSHUR-BARBOUR-
514 AM EDT THU OCT 30 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTHEAST
KENTUCKY...SOUTHEAST OHIO AND MUCH OF WEST VIRGINIA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

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

MUCH COLDER AIR WILL ARRIVE OVERNIGHT FRIDAY NIGHT INTO SATURDAY.
A FREEZE IS POSSIBLE SATURDAY NIGHT INTO SUNDAY MORNING AND SUNDAY
NIGHT INTO MONDAY MORNING.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

TRM

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON OH
418 AM EDT THU OCT 30 2014

INZ050-058-059-066-073>075-080-KYZ089>098-OHZ026-034-035-042>045-
051>054-060>063-070>072-077>080-310830-
WAYNE-FAYETTE IN-UNION IN-FRANKLIN IN-RIPLEY-DEARBORN-OHIO-
SWITZERLAND-CARROLL-GALLATIN-BOONE-KENTON-CAMPBELL-OWEN-GRANT-
PENDLETON-BRACKEN-ROBERTSON-HARDIN-MERCER-AUGLAIZE-DARKE-SHELBY-
LOGAN-UNION OH-MIAMI-CHAMPAIGN-CLARK-MADISON-PREBLE-MONTGOMERY-
GREENE-FAYETTE OH-BUTLER-WARREN-CLINTON-HAMILTON-CLERMONT-BROWN-
HIGHLAND-
418 AM EDT THU OCT 30 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR EAST CENTRAL
INDIANA...SOUTHEAST INDIANA...NORTHERN KENTUCKY...CENTRAL
OHIO...MIAMI VALLEY OF OHIO...SOUTH CENTRAL OHIO...SOUTHWEST OHIO
AND WEST CENTRAL OHIO.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

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

MUCH COLDER CONDITIONS WILL ARRIVE OVER THE WEEKEND. THE POTENTIAL
EXISTS FOR TEMPERATURES TO DROP BELOW FREEZING ON SATURDAY
MORNING. TEMPERATURES ARE VERY LIKELY TO FALL BELOW FREEZING ON
SUNDAY MORNING. IF THIS OCCURS...IT WILL BRING AN END TO THE
GROWING SEASON.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON OH
418 AM EDT THU OCT 30 2014

KYZ099-100-OHZ046-055-056-064-065-073-074-081-082-088-310830-
MASON-LEWIS-DELAWARE-FRANKLIN OH-LICKING-PICKAWAY-FAIRFIELD-ROSS-
HOCKING-ADAMS-PIKE-SCIOTO-
418 AM EDT THU OCT 30 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTHEAST KENTUCKY...CENTRAL
OHIO AND SOUTH CENTRAL OHIO.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

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

MUCH COLDER CONDITIONS WILL ARRIVE OVER THE WEEKEND. WHILE THERE
IS A CHANCE THAT TEMPERATURES MAY APPROACH FREEZING ON SATURDAY
MORNING...TEMPERATURES ARE MORE LIKELY TO DROP BELOW FREEZING ON
SUNDAY MORNING. IF THIS OCCURS...IT WILL BRING AN END TO THE
GROWING SEASON.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

HATZOS

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