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. We are looking at the possibility of significant snow and sleet from late Wednesday through early Thursday.
The year-end holiday travel season, according to AAA, starts Friday, and for those heading home for the holidays, expect to pay a little more in Lexington.
Wednesday, drivers saw a 40-cent increase in a gallon of unleaded gasoline. Filling up now averages around $3.39 a gallon.
AAA puts the year-end holiday travel season between December 23rd and January 2nd. They expect more than 91 million people on the roads and in the airports.