Louisville forecast: Wet snow expected with winter weather advisory – Courier Journal

There is a winter weather advisory in effect for parts of the state including counties in Central Kentucky and Southern Indiana.
The winter weather advisory will be in effect from midnight to noon on Wednesday, according to the National Weather Service. Folks in affected counties can expect wet snow with accumulations totaling one to two inches with the exception of Southern Indiana, which may see higher amounts.
Commuters should plan on slippery roads, which could impact the Wednesday morning commute. The weather service advises drivers to slow down and be cautious while traveling.
Public Works will not brine the roads Tuesday night due to rain, according to a release from Salvador Melendez, communications specialist for the department. The Metro Snow Team will prepare to salt roadways around midnight to lessen the snow’s impact.
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Tuesday: Partly sunny with a high near 48. Southwest wind around 6 mph.
Tuesday night: Showers mainly after 1 a.m. Low around 34. Light east wind increasing to 6 to 11 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Wednesday: Showers mainly before 1 p.m. High near 46. East wind 15 to 20 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 34 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday night: Scattered rain showers before 4 a.m. then scattered snow showers. Cloudy with a low around 33. West wind 11 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday: Scattered snow showers mainly before 1 p.m. Cloudy with a high near 37. West wind 10 to 14 mph with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday night: Scattered flurries before 1 a.m. Mostly cloudy with a low around 25.
Friday: Mostly cloudy with a high near 42. Breezy.
Friday night: Mostly cloudy with a low around 34.
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Contact reporter Rae Johnson at RNJohnson@gannett.com. Follow them on Twitter at @RaeJ_33.


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