Severe weather looks likely later this afternoon. The best chances appear to be between 3 p.m. and Midnight. Damaging winds, large hail, heavy rain, and an isolated tornado or two are possible. The area at the greatest risk for severe weather in eastern Kentucky is in the Cumberland Valley, near the I-75 corridor. Keep it locked here for updates.
Well-known lawyer and political figure Gatewood Galbraith has died.
Galbraith has run for various offices in Kentucky including governor, U.S. representative, and attorney general.
Galbraith ran for Governor this past November but lost. His running mate Dea Riley posted the following message on Facebook this morning:
"Dear Friends I have just been notified that Gatewood passed away last night. I am heading to Lexington to be with his family. Please say a prayer for his family and friends and all those who loved him. I am heartbroken."
Galbraith leaves behind three children.