Heavy rain is beginning to fall across much of the area, leading to some localized flooding in several counties. Flood Warnings are already out for most of the area through later this afternoon. A Flood Watch continues for everyone through tomorrow night. A Winter Storm Warning goes into effect later today for most of the area. The rain will start to transition to freezing rain/sleet and snow by later this evening, generally between 8 p.m. and midnight. Keep it locked to WYMT for updates.
One person has been killed in an accident in southern Kentucky.
Emergency workers in Laurel County say one car was involved in the crash on U.S. 25 near Fariston Road.
We are told only one person was inside the vehicle.
That person's name hasn't been released.