Temperature to Go to 11 this Week, Wind Chill to Be Much Harsher
Well, it looks like winter is going to feel like winter this week.
Snow is expected Monday after a near forty-degree drop in temperature from Sunday. Expect a high on this first day of the work week of just 22 degrees.
Meanwhile, a fast-moving weather system will bring accumulating snow to Northern Kentucky on Monday evening and into Tuesday morning. The current forecast from the National Weather Service predicts between one and three inches possible.
Much colder weather will settle into the region next week.
The coldest temperatures will be felt on Wednesday into Thursday when the combination of winds and cold temperatures will drop the wind chill into the zero to ten-below range on Wednesday morning, and up to twenty below for Thursday morning.
Your 7-day forecast:
Monday Mostly sunny, with a high near 22. Wind chill values as low as zero. West wind 8 to 13 mph.
Monday night Snow likely, mainly after 1 a.m. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Tuesday Snow likely, mainly before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31. South wind 7 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tuesday night Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. Wind chill values as low as -6. West wind 9 to 15 mph.
Wednesday Partly sunny, with a high near 11. Northwest wind around 17 mph.
Wednesday night Partly cloudy, with a low around -1.
Thursday Mostly sunny, with a high near 18.
Thursday night Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13.
Friday Mostly sunny, with a high near 27.
Friday night Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15.
Saturday Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29.
Saturday night Cloudy, with a low around 21.
Sunday Mostly cloudy, with a high near 35.
Photo: Still shot from the film This Is Spinal Tap and its famous scene about speakers that "go to 11"/Google images