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REGIONAL WEATHER SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON KY
315 PM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

EAST KENTUCKY EXPERIENCED ANOTHER DRY AND UNSEASONABLY WARM MORNING
FOR THE 1ST DAY OF OCTOBER. MORNING LOWS SETTLED INTO THE UPPER 40S
AND MID 50S UNDER PARTLY CLOUDY SKIES. MORNING LOWS AND DAYTIME HIGHS
HAVE BEEN ABOUT 5 DEGREES ABOVE NORMAL FOR THE PAST WEEK...AND WILL
COME TO AND END THIS WEEKEND. FOG WAS PRESENT THIS MORNING... BUT
WAS SLIGHTLY ELEVATED AND NEAR RIDGE TOP LEVEL IN MOST AREAS. NOONTIME
TEMPERATURES ROSE INTO THE LOW 70S AND ONCE AGAIN REACHED THE LOW 80S
DURING THE AFTERNOON HOURS.

DRY AND WARM CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING. LOWS IN
THE 50S ARE EXPECTED ON THURSDAY WITH LOWER 60S FOR FRIDAY MORNING.
ENJOY THURSDAY/S HIGHS IN THE LOW 80S AND DRAG OUT AN EXTRA BLANKET
BEFORE THE WEEKS END.

AN APPROACHING COLD FRONT WILL BRING SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS TO THE AREA LATE THURSDAY NIGHT ESPECIALLY WEST OF
INTERSTATE 75. THE STORMS WILL MOVE EAST INTO THE COAL FIELDS ON
FRIDAY AS THE COLD AIR MAKES IT/S PRESENCE FELT. RAIN IS EXPECTED TO
CONTINUE INTO SATURDAY MORNING. THE RAIN AND COLD AIR WILL ONLY ALLOW
DAYTIME HIGHS TO REACH THE LOW 70S ON FRIDAY. DAYTIME HIGHS ON
SATURDAY ARE EXPECTED TO BE IN THE MID TO UPPER 50S AND WILL BRING A
DECEMBER FEEL TO THE AIR. LOWS FOR THIS WEEKEND WILL BE A LITTLE
BRISK. TEMPERATURES ON SATURDAY MORNING WILL BE IN THE MID 40S AND
DROP INTO THE UPPER 30S ON SUNDAY.

TWO MORE DAYS OF ABOVE NORMAL HIGHS REACHING INTO THE 80S WILL END A
4 DAY MINI HEAT WAVE SIMILAR TO WHAT WE EXPERIENCED BACK IN OCTOBER
2005. OCTOBER 2005 STARTED OUT WITH RECORD SETTING WARM TEMPERATURES
AS THE TEMPERATURE ROSE TO 85...86...86...AND 87 DEGREES FROM THE 2ND
THROUGH THE 5TH...RESPECTIVELY. THIS SET FOUR NEW RECORD HIGH
TEMPERATURES EARLY DURING THE MONTH OF OCTOBER.

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