Snow showers are expected on and off Monday through Tuesday. Total snowfall over the course of both days will add up between a trace to 2". 1" to 3" is possible along the higher elevations of the VA border. Slick spots are possible on untreated roads. While significant snow is not expected, we have issued a Severe Weather Alert Day to keep you informed on possible negative impacts to travel through Tuesday afternoon.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - A federal requirement that the Louisville
airport keep runway approaches clear is pitting homeowners against
airport officials over removal of trees.
Authorities have moved a meeting on Wednesday to a larger
auditorium because of public interest after it was announced that
trees must be removed in neighborhoods, parks and golf courses
surrounding Bowman Field.
A spokeswoman for the Federal Aviation Administration said the
Louisville Regional Airport Authority has no choice. Winsome
Lenfert in the FAA's Atlanta office said that by accepting federal
funds, local airport officials commit themselves to maintaining
clear approaches to runways.
Lenfert said more modern approach systems require expanded
airspace protections for aircraft landing and taking off.