Good Wednesday, folks. Our blast of fall weather rolls on across Central and Eastern Kentucky. The air Wednesday is about as cool as you can possibly get this time of year. As a matter of fact, it might be the coldest ever for the day in some spots.
Record or near-record lows will be with us to start the day. Some folks might see lows in the upper 40s to low 50s. Here’s a look at the lows from the Kentucky Mesonet:
Highs in the afternoon will hit the middle 70s for many areas, with a mix of sun and clouds. With cold air aloft, a stray shower can’t be ruled out:
Thursday looks like another great day, with near-record lows in the low to mid-50s and highs in the upper 70s.
A system works our way from the southwest by Friday. This is likely to bring a swath of showers and thunderstorms our way and could provide beneficial rains to many. The Canadian model is the wettest for Central and Eastern Kentucky: