A Flood Watch and a Winter Storm Watch are out for the entire region late Tuesday through early Thursday. Heavy rain develops Tuesday night into Wednesday morning and may put down 1”-3” in some areas. Arctic air pushes in from west to east on Wednesday with heavy sleet and snow taking over. That setup could produce several inches of accumulation. Snow will slowly end from west to east Thursday as bitterly cold air continues to push in.
A teenager died while helping his family cut down trees on a Meade County farm.
The News Enterprise says 14-year-old John Fitzsimmons suffered internal injuries after a 1,500 pound log rolled onto him.
The Elizabethtown boy was rushed from the farm to a Hardin County hospital where he was pronounced dead.