Paducah City Hall to close early Thursday due to coming storm

(Source: Pexels/Tim Mossholder)
(Source: Pexels/Tim Mossholder)

PADUCAH, Ky. (KBSI) – Paducah City Hall will close early Thursday with the forecast of accumulating snow and a significant drop in temperatures Thursday afternoon from the winter storm moving into the area.

Paducah City Hall is located at 300 South 5th Street. Other city offices will be closing at 1 p.m. on Thursday as well.

Kentucky Governor Andy Beshear declared a state of emergency due to the dangerously cold temperatures and the potential for flash freezing of water on roadways leading to treacherous road conditions.

The National Weather Service issued a Winter Weather Advisory for Paducah in effect Thursday from 2 p.m. until midnight. Total snow accumulations of one to three inches, with locally up to four inches, are possible. A Wind Chill Warning is in effect from 6 p.m. Thursday until noon on Friday. Wind chills as low as 30 below zero are possible.

City Hall and City offices are closed Friday, December 23, and Monday, December 26 for the Christmas holidays.

To report a closure email news@kbsi23.com.

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