Winter Weather Returns, Brutally Cold Week Ahead
Snow is falling across Northern Kentucky on this second day of 2014.
A winter weather advisory is in effect Thursday until 7 p.m. in all Northern Kentucky counties. That means periods of snow will cause travel difficulties and snow-covered roads with limited visibilities.
CLOSINGS: Covington Catholic High School is closed Thursday.
After Thursday's snow event, the week stays cold. Here is a look at your 7-day forecast from the National Weather Service:
THURSDAY Snow before 3 p.m., then snow likely with areas of blowing snow after 3 p.m. Temperature rising to near 33 by 9 a.m., then falling to around 22 during the remainder of the day. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north 12 to 17 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
THURSDAY NIGHT Areas of blowing snow and a chance of snow showers before 10 p.m., then a slight chance of snow showers between 10 p.m. and 2 a.m. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10. Wind chill values as low as -2. Blustery, with a north wind 11 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
FRIDAY Mostly sunny, with a high near 21. Wind chill values as low as -2. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable.
FRIDAY NIGHT Partly cloudy, with a low around 15. South wind 6 to 11 mph.
SATURDAY Mostly sunny, with a high near 37. South wind 11 to 17 mph.
SATURDAY NIGHT Snow likely, mainly after 5 a.m. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
SUNDAY Rain and snow, becoming all rain after 3 p.m. High near 39. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
SUNDAY NIGHT A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
MONDAY A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 15. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
MONDAY NIGHT Partly cloudy, with a low around -5.
TUESDAY Mostly sunny and cold, with a high near 7.
TUESDAY NIGHT Partly cloudy, with a low around 0.
WEDNESDAY Mostly sunny, with a high near 19.