ELIZABETHTOWN, Ky. (Feb. 10, 2021) – Crews will be staying on through this evening and changing shifts at midnight as wintry precipitation continues to advance southeast across the region.
The northern and western half of the district reported slick areas this morning with crews responding and treating trouble areas. Otherwise, roads have remained mostly wet through the day with pavement temperatures well above freezing.
Based on current forecast guidance crews are expecting to battle significant icing through the Wendell H. Ford Western Kentucky Parkway and Martha Layne Collins Bluegrass Parkway corridors along with counties to the south as temperatures drop through the evening and overnight.
In addition to roadway treatments, crews have been preparing to tackle any down trees resulting from heavy ice accumulations.
District 4 serves Breckinridge, Grayson, Green, Hardin, Hart, LaRue, Marion, Meade, Nelson, Taylor and Washington Counties.
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Statewide snow and ice information including priority route details and safety tips are available here: http://snowky.ky.gov