Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Paducah, KY
AWUS83 KPAH 140725
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KY
225 AM CDT Mon Jul 14 2014
It was very hot and humid across the Quad State are Sunday, with
afternoon highs in the low 90s and variable cloudy skies. By late
evening, showers and storms had develop across portions of
southern Illinois and southwest Indiana. Many areas had received
between one half up to as much 1.5 inches of rain during the late
evening hours. Most of the activity was along and south of
Interstate 64, but by the early morning hours Monday the
precipitation had moved into much of southeast Missouri, southern
Illinois and all of southwest Indiana.
The front is still well to our north, but a line of
convection has moved into our northern counties, and looks to
continue much of today. These storms encounter an unstable
atmosphere with plenty of low level moisture. The front makes its
passage tonight, effectively ending any precipitation. Once the
frontal boundary moves south of the area later today, High
pressure will dominate the local weather for the next few days.
Cooler, drier and less humid air will Tuesday and Wednesday.
Afternoon highs will be in the 70s with overnight lows in the 50s,
very pleasant weather for the middle of July.
For a more detailed meteorological discussion, refer to the Area
Forecast Discussion product (SDFAFDPAH).