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Wednesday is a First Alert Severe Weather Day

Updated: 06/26/2013 - Rounds of storms will rumble across the state today and tonight. Damaging winds will be the primary threat from the storms, especially this afternoon and evening.

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Lightning safety tips

Posted: 06/24/2013 - Summer is the peak season for one of the nations deadliest weather phenomena...lightning. This week is Lightning Safety Week, according to the National Weather Service.

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A stormy Father's Day

Updated: 06/16/2013 - If you have outdoor plans for your Father this Sunday, you better be prepared to move inside.

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National Weather Service surveys Magoffin County damage

Updated: 06/11/2013 - Strong storms moved through the region Sunday night leaving a path of damage. At least one tornado was confirmed in Lawrence County and folks in one area hit by the March 2012 tornado outbreak were not spared this time either.

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Storms rip through Western Kentucky

Updated: 06/10/2013 - Monday afternoon storms left damage in several Western Kentucky communities. Some people in those areas are reporting seeing a funnel cloud.

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Cold front ushers in storm chances Sunday

Posted: 06/09/2013 - We are tracking two separate areas of showers and thunderstorms that will work into the state through the day Sunday. The first comes in the form of a line of storms approaching from the south in Tennessee and will mainly impact our western and southern zones. Some of these storms could be on the strong side, with small hail and gusty wind, but they should begin to weaken before they arrive.

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A gorgeous Saturday before a stormy end to the weekend

Posted: 06/08/2013 - Some patchy fog is likely as we start the day, especially for points south of Interstate 64. We’re clearing up shortly after sunrise, with temperatures starting off mild, in the lower 60s.

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A much cooler Sunday with a few spotty showers

Posted: 06/02/2013 - A few showers and storms rumbling through the eastern half of the state this morning, left over from last night’s strong squall line. A few sprinkles and light showers will continue off and on for some of us into the afternoon.

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Severe weather coming to an end

Updated: 06/01/2013 - Strong to severe storms are possible Saturday afternoon, with the main threats being damaging wind, hail, heavy rain, and an isolated tornado.

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Temperatures rebound for Memorial Day

Posted: 05/26/2013 - We’re cruising through the Holiday weekend with more cool air and the potential for a few sprinkles and showers Sunday.

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A cool start to the holiday weekend

Updated: 05/25/2013 - We are starting off the Memorial Day weekend on the cooler side, with temperatures in the mid 40s. By noon, the sun will be shining and it will feel a little warmer with highs eventually climbing to around 70 degrees.

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Storms tear down trees, knock out power in Lexington

Updated: 05/21/2013 - More than a thousand people were without power after a storm blew through Lexington on Tuesday, and the high winds tore down trees including one branch that landed on a pickup.

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Hot and muggy Sunday in store

Posted: 05/19/2013 - Starting off the day with pockets of dense fog across the state, greatly reducing visibilities. Most of this should burn off by around 9am. Other than that, a line of storms and showers is moving northeast toward Ashland, but most of the commonwealth remains dry.

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The warm and stormy trend marches on

Updated: 05/18/2013 - Another round of showers is working northward through the eastern half of the state Saturday morning, with heavy rain and a few boomers mixed in.

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A chilly Mother's Day ahead with lots of sunshine

Updated: 05/12/2013 - The cold front that swept through the region last night is pushing through eastern Kentucky Sunday morning, carrying remnants of a few showers. Behind the front, cooler air is settling in, preparing us for a cool start to Mother’s day.

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Cooler weather moving in

Posted: 05/11/2013 - A line of showers and a few thunderstorms continues to work southeast this morning and will clear out of the state by the early afternoon.

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