Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Paducah, KY
AWUS83 KPAH 090821
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KY
315 AM CDT FRI OCT 9 2015
Early this morning the regional radar loop detected scattered
showers moving through southern Missouri. Surface analysis indicated
a cold front was moving southeast toward the heartland. The front
arced from the near Detroit through Chicago and St Louis to
Springfield Missouri. Surface observations reported temperatures in
the 60s with light southwest winds across the area ahead of the
approaching front. Infra red satellite detected extensive cloud
cover over the eastern half of the nation.
Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms are expected to
accompany the front as it traverses the area today. Scattered
showers should end from west to east as we approach sunset. Cooler
temperatures will set in for Saturday. Sunday the southerly flow
ahead of the next cold front will begin a warming trend. After
Monday weak cold front passage expect mostly dry conditions with
temperatures near normal. The next system is expected to reach the
area by next Friday.
FOR A MORE DETAILED METEOROLOGICAL DISCUSSION, PLEASE REFER TO THE
AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION PRODUCT (PIL SDFAFDPAH).