Arctic Air Hits The Bluegrass

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - Bundle up! Freezing temperatures have come to Kentucky to stay for a few days.

National Weather Service meteorologist John Denman says temperatures around the state will hit single digits by Friday. That's the coldest weather Kentucky has had in more than four years.

Denman says temperatures in Louisville are expected to reach a low of 5 degrees by Friday morning, while Lexington may get down to zero and it's expected to be about 4 degrees in Bowling Green.

Denman says the last time single digits spanned the state was December 2004, when a massive snowstorm plowed the midwest and
dropped several inches around Kentucky.

This time, the forecast is a dry one. Denman says there may be some flurries over the next two days, but no significant snow is expected.

(Copyright 2009 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)


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  • by steve Location: irvine on Jan 14, 2009 at 02:51 PM
    Oh don't worry Big Al Gore and his planet police will heat the earth up and the clowns that just won won't be no better you will see that as soon as they can't blame every thing on Bush. This is the democrats recession when you run around threatening to raise big company's and rich peoples taxes what do you expect do your economics 101 this will be jimmy carter times 3 look at you Dow down every day and soon the liberal media will say oh look how good the economy is doing which will be a lie. The media is riding Obama on their shoulders they won't let him make a mistake but its the stupid blue blooded republicans fault for losing you have to have conservative leadership we had none. Wait and see what the next 4 years no better i can see the flowers blooming the birds chirping gees spare me same ole tax hike liberals remember liberals first over anything.
  • by Madcust Location: Richmont on Jan 14, 2009 at 11:03 AM
    Zatoichi do you have anything better to do ? Do I take it you voted for Mr. Obama ? Have a great day !
  • by Jeb Location: Ky on Jan 14, 2009 at 10:52 AM
    I'm eating a lot of chili these days, so natural gas is the way for me. It does two things; keeps my wife from bugging me and saves me money...LOL!
  • by Zatoichi Location: Richmond on Jan 14, 2009 at 08:57 AM
    Let's all HOPE for Obama to bankrupt the coal industry so we can CHANGE to windmill power for our heating needs. Can't wait to see those babies fired up and heating.

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