Jennifer Edwards Baker reports:
Expect plenty of rain this weekend with 2 to 3 inches falling through Monday.
Snow flurries and severe weather are not in the forecast, according to the National Weather Service in Wilmington.
Temperatures will be mild for this time of year, in the mid-to-upper 50s. Overnight lows will only fall down to 50 or the upper 40s.
It’s 45 degrees this morning at Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport. Today’s high will top out around 55.
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The rain, part of an unsettled weather pattern from the south, comes as our region is down more than 5 inches from normal levels.
Typically at this point in the year, 39.70 inches have fallen. Just over 34 inches have been recorded at Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport.
It has been unusually wet month so far. A solid inch already has fallen, about double the normal precipitation level.
Last year was much wetter. At this point, CVG had recorded 69.93 inches.
Looking ahead to next week, the rain will move out by Tuesday morning as colder weather settles in and sticks around. Daytime highs will be in the 30s and 40s with overnight lows in the 20s.