Halloween Safety Guide – Halloween Safety Tips for Kids

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Kids love Halloween! They get to dress up and get free candy! What a perfect holiday! Give your kids some precious Halloween memories that they’ll have for life. Trick or treating isn’t what it used to be. It’s not as safe to let kids walk the streets alone. Send a responsible adult or older teenager with them. Have a pumpkinRead the Rest…


FREEZE WATCH IN EFFECT BOTH FOR SATURDAY MORNING AND FROM SATURDAY EVENING TO SUNDAY MORNING

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THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LOUISVILLE HAS ISSUED A FREEZE
WATCH…WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM LATE FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH
SATURDAY MORNING. A FREEZE WATCH HAS ALSO BEEN ISSUED FROM
SATURDAY EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING.

* TEMPERATURES…READINGS WILL FALL TO AROUND THE FREEZING MARK
SATURDAY MORNING. COLDER READINGS ARE EXPECTED SUNDAY MORNING
AS THE HEART OF A MUCH COLDER AIRMASS MOVES ACROSS THE OHIO
VALLEY. EXPECT TEMPERATURES TO DROP INTO THE 20S FOR MANY
LOCATIONS.

* TIMING…BREEZY CONDITIONS FRIDAY NIGHT WILL KEEP READINGS FROM
FALLING TOO FAST. FREEZING TEMPERATURES SHOULD BEGIN A FEW HOURS
BEFORE DAYBREAK AND CONTINUE PAST SUNRISE. CALMER CONDITIONS
SATURDAY NIGHT WILL MEAN A QUICKER DROP IN TEMPERATURES…WITH
SOME LOCATIONS REACHING THE FREEZING MARK LATE SATURDAY EVENING.

* IMPACTS…THE FREEZING TEMPERATURES THIS WEEKEND SHOULD BRING AN
EFFECTIVE END TO THE GROWING SEASON. IN ADDITION…SCATTERED
SNOW SHOWERS ARE FORECAST EARLY SATURDAY MORNING EAST OF THE
I-65 CORRIDOR. A BRIEF ACCUMULATION IS POSSIBLE IN AREAS WHERE
THE SNOW RATE IS HIGHEST. ROAD TEMPERATURES WILL BE TOO WARM FOR
ACCUMULATIONS…HOWEVER MODERATE SNOW WILL REDUCE VISIBILITIES
IN SOME SPOTS MAKING DRIVING HAZARDOUS.


Harrison County Emergency Management Receives Community Grant from Bluegrass Pipeline

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Cynthiana, KY – Harrison County Emergency Management today announced the receipt of a $2,500 grant from the Bluegrass Pipeline project. The grant will be used to help purchase and install a new generator at the county’s Emergency Operations and Training Center. This new equipment will help local first responders maintain power during outages, while continuing to provide local residents withRead the Rest…


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK

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.DAY ONE…TODAY AND TONIGHT.

A ROUND OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL MOVE NORTHEASTWARD
ACROSS THE OUTLOOK AREA THIS MORNING. HEAVY RAINFALL AND GUSTY
WINDS WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THE STRONGEST STORMS. THE SHOWERS ARE
EXPECTED TO MOVE OUT OF THE REGION BY MID-MORNING. DURING THE
AFTERNOON SOUTHWESTERLY WINDS OF 15 TO 25 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE.

A POTENT STORM SYSTEM WILL MOVE IN FROM THE WEST TONIGHT. A LINE
OF STRONG TO SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS IS EXPECTED TO PUSH INTO THE
REGION LATER THIS EVENING AND INTO THE OVERNIGHT HOURS.

DAMAGING WINDS…TORRENTIAL RAINFALL AND ISOLATED TORNADOES ARE
THE MAIN WEATHER HAZARDS EXPECTED TONIGHT. THE HEAVY RAINFALL MAY
LEAD TO EXCESSIVE RUNOFF WHICH RESULT IN FLASH FLOODING IN FLOOD
PRONE AND LOW-LYING AREAS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN…TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY.

WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED AGAIN TUESDAY
MORNING WHICH WILL BE CAPABLE OF PRODUCING HEAVY RAINFALL AND
GUSTY WINDS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT…

SPOTTER SHOULD PREPARE FOR ACTIVATION THIS EVENING AND INTO THE
OVERNIGHT HOURS TONIGHT.


FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING

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 Flash Flood Watch valid until October 14 8:00pm EDT FLOOD WATCH NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOUISVILLE KY 355 AM EDT MON OCT 13 2014 …FLASH FLOODING POSSIBLE TONIGHT AND ON TUESDAY ACROSS SOUTHERN INDIANA AND CENTRAL KENTUCKY… .A POTENT UPPER LEVEL WEATHER SYSTEM AND COLD FRONT WILL PUSH INTO THE REGION TONIGHT. THIS SYSTEM IS EXPECTED TO PRODUCE A ROUND OFRead the Rest…


SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR NORTHEASTERN HARRISON COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL KENTUCKY UNTIL 445 PM EDT

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000 WUUS53 KLMK 072018 SVRLMK KYC097-181-072045- /O.NEW.KLMK.SV.W.0248.141007T2018Z-141007T2045Z/ BULLETIN – IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOUISVILLE KY 418 PM EDT TUE OCT 7 2014 THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LOUISVILLE HAS ISSUED A * SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR… NORTHEASTERN HARRISON COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL KENTUCKY… NORTHERN NICHOLAS COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL KENTUCKY… * UNTIL 445 PM EDTRead the Rest…


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