A few strong storms today

Good Tuesday, folks. We have a potent cold front crossing the state today, bringing the potential for a few strong to severe storms with it. This boundary will also knock our temp numbers down for a few days.

Our day starts with strong to severe storms dropping in from the northwest. Damaging wind is the main player of the morning. The sun is going to try and pop as high humidity levels surge in here. That means it may feel like a sauna for a few hours as our heat index climbs to near 100 degrees.

A broken line of storms will then develop right on top of central and eastern Kentucky during the afternoon and evening. Not everyone sees storms, but the storms that do crank could be strong or severe. Here’s the current Severe Weather Outlook from the Storm Prediction Center:

Here are all the thunder tracking tools you need for this Tuesday:

Scattered showers and storms will be around Wednesday as our temps come down. This is actually a nice brand of air settling in through Thursday as the numbers are back to below normal on average. That’s something we’ve seen more times than not over the past week. Check out the 5 day temperature anomalies from last Wednesday through this past Sunday:

Temps should increase this weekend and early next week, but we will need to be mindful of the potential for a few storms to drop in here from the northwest.

Make it a great day and take care.

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