Regional Weather Summary
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REGIONAL WEATHER SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON KY
407 PM EDT MON AUG 25 2014

PARTLY TO MOSTLY CLEAR SKIES WITH AREAS OF PATCHY VALLEY FOG WERE
PRESENT ACROSS EASTERN KENTUCKY THIS MORNING. TEMPERATURES AT 7 AM
WERE MORE NEAR SEASONABLE VALUES...GENERALLY RANGING FROM THE MID TO
UPPER 60S. TYPICAL LOWS FOR THIS TIME OF YEAR ARE IN THE MID 60S.

BY MID AFTERNOON...A BEAUTIFUL DAY WAS IN FULL SWING ACROSS THE
COALFIELDS. MOST OF THE REGION WAS UNDER PARTLY TO MOSTLY SUNNY
SKIES. HOWEVER...A FEW LOCATIONS NEAR THE TENNESSEE BORDER
EXPERIENCED ISOLATED SHOWERS. THE MERCURY CLIMBED INTO THE LOWER TO
MID 80S...WHICH IS NORMAL FOR THIS DAY IN AUGUST.

AN AREA OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL KEEP DRY CONDITIONS IN PLACE ACROSS
THE REGION THROUGH WEDNESDAY. HOWEVER...SLIGHT CHANCES OF SHOWER AND
THUNDERSTORMS...MAINLY NORTH OF THE HAL ROGERS PARKWAY...WILL RETURN
TO THE FORECAST LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT INTO THURSDAY MORNING. LOWS
TONIGHT WILL BE IN THE LOWER TO MID 60S WITH HIGHS ON TUESDAY IN THE
MID 80S.

ON THIS DATE IN WEATHER HISTORY...IN 2007...THE LONDON CORBIN
AIRPORT WAS IN THE MIDDLE OF A STRING OF 8 DAYS WITH TEMPERATURES
TOPPING THE 90 DEGREE MARK. FROM AUGUST 22ND THROUGH THE 29TH...HIGH
TEMPERATURES RANGED FROM 91 TO 101 DEGREES. SIX OF THOSE DAYS
ESTABLISHED NEW DAILY MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE RECORDS. LONDON NORMALLY
AVERAGES 5.7 DAYS WITH READINGS AT OR ABOVE 90 DEGREES FOR
AUGUST...BUT AUGUST 2007 SAW 28 OF 31 DAYS TOPPING 90 DEGREES OR
ABOVE. FURTHERMORE...THE LONDON CORBIN AIRPORT ONLY AVERAGES 18.2
DAYS WITH READINGS AT OR ABOVE 90 DEGREES ANNUALLY. CLIMATE RECORDS
FOR LONDON DATE BACK TO 1954.

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