News and Music Discovery
Play Live Radio
Next Up:
Available On Air Stations

NWS: Widespread Freeze Over Weekend

National Weather Service Paducah,

A widespread freeze is expected over the weekend, following last night's severe storms. The National Weather Service has issued a freeze warning from 10 p.m. Friday until 8 a.m. Saturday. 

Temperatures dropping to the 20s will likely damage crops and other plants. Light snow is also possible Saturday.

Hickman suffered significant storm damage last night, though no fatalities have been reported. 

Matt Markgraf joined the WKMS team as a student in January 2007. He's served in a variety of roles over the years: as News Director March 2016-September 2019 and previously as the New Media & Promotions Coordinator beginning in 2011. Prior to that, he was a graduate and undergraduate assistant. He is currently the host of the international music show Imported on Sunday nights at 10 p.m.
Related Content