Regional Weather Summary
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REGIONAL WEATHER SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON KY
414 PM EDT FRI JUL 25 2014

VERY DENSE VALLEY FOG WAS PRESENT ACROSS EASTERN KENTUCKY THIS
MORNING. TEMPERATURE READINGS AT 7 AM RANGED FROM THE MID 50S IN
SHELTERED VALLEY LOCATIONS TO THE LOWER 60S ON THE RIDGES. THE COOL
SPOT THIS MORNING WAS MOUNT STERLING...WHICH REPORTED 50 DEGREES.
TYPICAL LOWS FOR THIS TIME OF YEAR ARE IN THE MID 60S.

BY MID AFTERNOON THE COAL FIELDS WERE EXPERIENCING A LULL IN
PRECIPITATION DUE TO A HIGH PRESSURE SYSTEM SITUATED OVER THE REGION.
THIS SYSTEM PROVIDED FOR A PLEASANT DAY WITH LOWER HUMIDITY LEVELS
AND TEMPERATURES GENERALLY IN THE MID TO UPPER 70S. NORMAL HIGHS FOR
TODAY ARE IN THE MID 80S.

CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE TO REMAIN DRY TONIGHT WITH LOWS GENERALLY
RANGING IN THE LOWER TO MID 60S. WINDS WILL BECOME MORE SOUTHERLY ON
SATURDAY AS A COLD FRONT NEARS THE REGION FROM THE NORTHWEST. THIS
WILL RAMP TEMPERATURES UP INTO THE UPPER 80S AND LOWER 90S. BY LATE
IN THE DAY SATURDAY...SLIGHT CHANCES OF THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE
NORTH OF I64. CHANCES OF THUNDERSTORMS WILL THEN OVERSPREAD THE
REGION SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT. THE GREATEST PROBABILITY
OF THUNDERSTORMS HOWEVER...WILL BE SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT. SOME OF
THE STORMS ON SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT COULD BE
SEVERE...WITH THE MAIN THREATS BEING DAMAGING WINDS...LARGE
HAIL...AND LOCALIZED FLASH FLOODING.

ON THIS DAY IN WEATHER HISTORY...IN 1995...THUNDERSTORM WIND GUSTS
BLEW DOWN SEVERAL TREES NEAR HAZEL GREEN IN NORTHERN WOLFE COUNTY.
ALSO ON THIS DATE IN 1993...A RECORD HIGH TEMPERATURE OF 97 DEGREES
WAS SET AT THE JACKSON WEATHER OFFICE. CLIMATE RECORDS FOR JACKSON
DATE BACK TO 1981.

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