Storm

NPR.Org

Kentucky Emergency Management is sending two Swiftwater Search and Rescue teams to North Carolina this afternoon Wednesday to assist with relief for the impending Hurricane Florence. They will deploy through the Emergency Management Assistance Compact, also known as E-MAC.  The teams intend to arrive in Raleigh, North Carolina, before the storm hits. Director Michael Dossett says emergency managment deploys as many teams as possible to support their E-MAC partners.

Kentucky.com

Kentucky's climatologist said 2016 was a "roller coaster year" when it comes to weather. 

The early part of 2017 is likely to see above normal precipitation and temperatures.