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.
Lieutenant Governor Dan Mongiardo will take some time off from politics when his term ends in December.
Mongiardo ran unsuccessfully for the U.S. Senate last year and did not seek re-election this year.
Mongiardo and his wife, Alison, have welcomed their second child a son named Canon Patrick Mongiardo.
In a news release, Dr. Mongiardo says he looks forward to playing “Mister Mom" for a while.