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REGIONAL WEATHER SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON KY
247 PM EDT SAT JUL 4 2015

CLOUDY SKIES WITH A FEW ISOLATED LIGHT RAIN SHOWERS WERE PRESENT
ACROSS EASTERN KENTUCKY THIS MORNING. 7 AM TEMPERATURES WERE
GENERALLY IN THE MIDDLE AND UPPER 60S. NORMAL LOWS FOR THE 4TH OF
JULY ARE IN THE MIDDLE 60S. WIDELY SCATTERED LIGHT RAIN SHOWERS
CONTINUED TO MOVE ACROSS THIS REGION...MOSTLY CONCENTRATED NEAR
AND SOUTH OF THE HAL ROGERS PARKWAY. BY NOONTIME...TEMPERATURES
WERE MOSTLY IN THE LOWER AND MIDDLE 70S.

LIGHT RAIN SHOWERS BECAME MORE SCATTERED IN NATURE THROUGHOUT THE
AFTERNOON. RAINFALL AMOUNTS WERE GENERALLY A TENTH OF AN INCH OR
LESS. THE PRECIPITATION WAS NEAR AND SOUTH OF THE MOUNTAIN
PARKWAY...WHILE CLOUDY SKIES RULED NORTH OF THE MOUNTAIN PARKWAY.
MID AFTERNOON TEMPERATURES WERE VARYING FROM THE LOWER TO HIGHER
70S. TYPICAL HIGHS FOR THIS TIME OF YEAR ARE IN THE MIDDLE 80S.

THE CURRENT STORMY PATTERN WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE WEEKEND AND
INTO THE NEXT WORK WEEK...WITH AT LEAST A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS EACH DAY. TYPICALLY...THE PEAK TIME IN COVERAGE AND
INTENSITY OF THE SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL OCCUR DURING THE
AFTERNOON AND EVENING HOURS. LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL IS THE MAIN
CONCERN OVER THE NEXT SEVERAL DAYS AS A SERIES OF DISTURBANCES
ROLL THROUGH THE COMMONWEALTH. BELOW NORMAL TEMPERATURES IN THE
70S WILL RISE TOWARD MORE NORMAL LEVELS...REACHING THE 80S BY THE
END OF THE WEEKEND AND INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK. DAILY LOWS WILL
BOTTOM OUT IN THE MID 60S.

ON THIS DATE IN WEATHER HISTORY...IN 1983...MOTHER NATURE PROVIDED
HER OWN...ALL TOO FAMILIAR FORM OF FIREWORKS TO PORTIONS OF EASTERN
KENTUCKY. A CLUSTER OF INTENSE THUNDERSTORMS UPROOTED TREES AND
KNOCKED OUT POWER LINES ACROSS CLAY AND PERRY COUNTIES. THE EAST
CORNER OF THE ROOF OF THE HAZARD CITY HALL BUILDING WAS ALSO BLOWN
OFF. ALSO...ON THIS DATE IN 1826...THOMAS JEFFERSON AND JOHN
ADAMS...BOTH SIGNERS OF THE DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE PASSED
AWAY.

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CARICO



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