Good Tuesday to one and all. Snow showers and squalls continue to push across the region and should continue through Wednesday. Arctic cold air pours in during the same time, adding another layer to our winter weather woes.
Temps Tuesday will be much lower than what we were seeing Monday with highs only in the 20s. That means we won’t see much melting. Roads will be slick and, in some cases, partially snow-covered.
The future radar from the NAM shows how the northwesterly winds keep the snows going into Wednesday:
I will have your tracking tools in a bit.
Highs on Wednesday will hit only the upper teens to near 20. Winds will make it feel much colder than that. Thursday morning lows will drop into the single digits in some areas.
A weak clipper could bring a few flurries or snow showers to the region Thursday.
A more important system moves in Friday with a greater threat of accumulating snows. Here’s the European model:
That unleashes another round of arctic cold for the weekend. The European isn’t as strong as the Friday system and goes back to showing a stronger Sunday and Monday system:
The Canadian model still shows it:
The European ensembles average snowfall over the next week likes our region:
Here are your Tuesday winter weather trackers:
Hamburg Area from WKYT Studio
I-75 @ Winchester Road
I-75 @ Iron Works Pike
I-75 @ Clays Ferry Bridge South
Between Lexington and Richmond
US 60 @ US 127 Frankfort
US 60 @ US 460
US 60 @ Chenault Road
I-75 MP 127
I-64 MP 97
Mountain Parkway near Slade
Make it a great Tuesday and take care.