Winter Storm Warning Issued Sunday Through Tuesday


(Louisville, KY) - More winter weather is on the way to Kentucky and Indiana.

Starting Sunday, there's a chance for precipitation until Tuesday. Freezing rain, snow and sleet are all possible though snow is expected to primarily impact the Louisville area.  A Winter Storm Warning has been issued for much of the region.

Here are the details on Winter Storm Warning from the National Weather Service for the Louisville area.

...MAJOR WINTER STORM EXPECTED MONDAY THROUGH EARLY TUESDAY MORNING...

The first wave of wintry weather has wrapped up, but the second, and more potent wave will move into the region early Monday afternoon bring moderate to at times heavy wintry precipitation.

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EST /NOON CST/ TUESDAY...

* WHAT...Moderate to heavy snow. Total snow accumulations of 4 to 9 inches with locally higher amounts. Some sleet is possible south of a Hartford to Elizabethtown to Shelbyville line.

* WHERE...South central Indiana and central Kentucky along and north of the Bluegrass and Western Kentucky Parkways.

* WHEN...Until 1 PM EST /noon CST/ Tuesday. The heaviest snowfall is expected Monday afternoon and evening.

* IMPACTS...Travel could be very difficult to impossible...especially when snowfall rates come faster than treatment methods can handle.

Another system could move in at the end of next week.

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