Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Paducah, KY
AWUS83 KPAH 021935
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KY
235 PM CDT Tue Sep 2 2014
After a muggy start to the morning, temperatures at sunrise had
settled into the lower and middle 70s for the most part. During the
day...skies varied from partly to mostly sunny skies were the rule.
During the afternoon, a few widely scattered showers and embedded
thunderstorms developed east of a Petersburg Indiana to Fulton
Kentucky line. Temperatures at 230 pm ranged from the lower 80s at
Poplar Bluff to the middle 80s at Evansville to the upper 80s at
Paducah and Owensboro.
A small chance of shower and thunderstorm activity remains in the
forecast early Wednesday as plenty of moisture continues to combine
with a weak upper level disturbance. The best chance for any rain
will be in southeast Missouri. A dry period is expected late
Wednesday and will last through early on Friday. Warm, humid air
will continue through this time frame with highs in the upper 80s
and lower 90s. A cold front will bring back a better chance of
showers and thunderstorms Friday afternoon and will last through
early Saturday. After the frontal passage. temperatures are expected
to be cooler through the weekend and early next week.
FOR A MORE DETAILED METEOROLOGICAL DISCUSSION, REFER TO THE
AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION PRODUCT (PIL SDFAFDPAH).