Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Jackson, KY

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KYZ044-050>052-058>060-068-069-079-080-083>088-104-106>120-272015-

REGIONAL WEATHER SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON KY
404 PM EDT FRI JUN 26 2015

SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WERE MOVING SOUTHEAST AND OUT OF THE
AREA THIS MORNING. ELSEWHERE...CLOUDY SKIES WERE PRESENT. TWENTY
FOUR HOUR RAINFALL TOTALS RANGED FROM AROUND A TENTH OF AN INCH TO
NEARLY THREE AND A HALF INCHES. SOME OF THE HIGHER RAINFALL
AMOUNTS WERE 3.34 INCHES IN JACKSON COUNTY...2.77 INCHES IN
ROCKCASTLE COUNTY...AND 2.05 INCHES IN BREATHITT COUNTY.
TEMPERATURES AT 7 AM WERE IN THE MID TO UPPER 60S AT MOST
LOCATIONS. TYPICAL LOWS FOR THE END OF JUNE ARE IN THE MID 60S.

BY MID AFTERNOON...CLOUDS LEFT OVER FROM THIS MORNING WERE
CLEARING OUT ACROSS THE COALFIELDS. FOR A BRIEF PERIOD OF TIME...
THE REGION WAS UNDER PARTLY SUNNY SKIES. TEMPERATURES RANGED FROM
THE LOWER 80S TO NEAR 90 DEGREES...DEPENDING UPON THE CLOUD
COVER. NORMAL HIGHS FOR THIS TIME OF YEAR ARE IN THE MID 80S.

EASTERN KENTUCKY REMAINED UNDER AN ENHANCED SLIGHT RISK FOR
SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT MAINLY FROM 7
PM TO 12 AM. THE MAIN THREATS FROM THESE STORMS WILL BE DAMAGING
WIND GUSTS...LARGE HAIL...WITH A FEW POSSIBLE TORNADOES. FLASH
FLOODING WILL ALSO BE POSSIBLE IN LOCATIONS WHERE THE STORMS TRACK
REPEATEDLY ACROSS THE SAME LOCATIONS. STAY TUNED TO NOAA ALL
HAZARDS WEATHER RADIO OR LOG IN TO WWW.WEATHER.GOV/JKL FOR MORE
UPDATES.

ON THIS DATE IN WEATHER HISTORY...IN 1994...AN F1 TORNADO TOUCHED
DOWN IN MOUNT VICTORY IN PULASKI COUNTY. THE TORNADO CAUSED MINOR
DAMAGE TO THREE MOBILE HOMES AND TWO HOUSES. IT ALSO CAUSED
EXTENSIVE DAMAGE TO A GROCERY STORE...RIPPING PART OF IT/S ROOF
OFF. IN ADDITION...SEVEN VEHICLES...SEVERAL TREES...AND SOME POWER
LINES WERE DAMAGED.


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