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7:02 am
Tue January 7, 2014

Extreme Cold Leads to Water Main Breaks in Louisville

Credit Louisville Water Co.

Update 1:40 p.m.: It's Not Quite as Cold

The Wind Chill Warning covering Louisville and the surrounding area expired Tuesday morning.

At 1 p.m., the temperature in Louisville was 11 and the wind chill was -2, according to the National Weather Service. The high temperature is forecast to be 14 degrees on Tuesday. 

The high temperature for Wednesday in Louisville is forecast to be 34 degrees, the weather service said.

The weather service added that Louisville has some possibility for wintry mixes on Thursday and Friday.

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Local News
6:21 am
Mon January 6, 2014

Extreme Cold Moves Into Louisville Area; JCPS, Other Schools Closed Tuesday

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Update 3:51 p.m.: JCPS Will Stay Closed, Too

Jefferson County Public Schools will remain closed on Tuesday because of the extremely cold weather.

Wind chills are forecast to be in the -19 to -23 degrees range between 5 a.m. and 7 a.m. Tuesday, said Mike Paddock, a meteorologist for the National Weather Service in Louisville.

Winds are expected to ease up in the mid-morning Tuesday—the high temperature is expected to be about 13 degrees, Paddock said.

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