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More Snow for Northern Kentucky: What to Know About the Winter Weather Advisory

More snow is on the way to Northern Kentucky, according to the National Weather Service.

A winter weather advisory has been issued by the NWS in Wilmington, Ohio and is in effect from 6 p.m. Monday to 6 a.m. Wednesday.

What to expect: snow showers may being accumulations of 1 to 3 inches over the next 36 hours from Monday night through Tuesday night. Rain showers will transition to snow showers on Monday evening and occasional snow showers will continue through Tuesday night.

Travel difficulties are expected due to decreased visibility and snow accumulations.

A winter weather advisory for snow means that periods of snow will cause primarily travel difficulties. Drivers should be prepared for snow-covered roads and limited visibility, and should use caution when traveling.

The rest of the week is expected to be cold with some precipitation.

On Monday, rain showers will be likely between 1 p.m. and 5 p.m. before becoming mostly snow after 5 p.m. The high will be near 40 with winds out of the west at 7 to 10 miles per hour. The overnight low will reach around 24 degrees.

On Tuesday, snow showers are likely with a high near 20 and winds out of the west at 10 to 14 MPH. Scattered snow showers will continue into Tuesday night.

Wednesday will bring slight chance of snow showers before 11 p.m. with mostly cloudy skies and a low around 10. On Thursday, the NWS predicts partly sunny skies and a high near 26, then partly cloudy night skies with a low around 12 degrees.

By Friday, expect another chance of flurries after 4 p.m. with partly sunny skies and a high near 30. Friday night could bring another chance of flurries with mostly cloudy skies and a low around 14.

A chance of flurries exists on Saturday, too, with partly sunny skies and a high near 26. On Saturday night, a chance of flurries will exist with a low around 12 degrees.

By Sunday, conditions improve to mostly sunny skies and a high near 27.

-Staff report

Photo: Snowy Ohio River (RCN file)