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REGIONAL WEATHER SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON KY
217 PM EDT THU SEP 3 2015

HOT AND MOSTLY DRY CONDITIONS CONTINUE AS WE HEAD TOWARDS THE
HOLIDAY WEEKEND. SEVERAL REPORTING STATIONS BUSTED THE 90 DEGREE
MARK YESTERDAY. SANDY HOOK WAS THE WARMEST COOPERATIVE OBSERVING SITE
WITH 92 DEGREES. A COUPLE STATIONS REPORTED TRACE RAINFALL
AMOUNTS FROM SHOWERS THAT DEVELOPED IN YESTERDAYS HEAT. THE
PERSISTENT VALLEY FOG LIFTED OUT OF THE VALLEYS EARLY THIS MORNING
LEAVING MOSTLY SUNNY SKIES. MORNING LOWS AROUND THE COALFIELDS
WERE SPREAD ACROSS THE LOW AND MID 60S. BY NOONTIME TEMPERATURES
ROSE TO THE LOW 80S AS SKIES CONTINUED TO BE MOSTLY SUNNY.

AFTERNOON TEMPERATURES PEAKED IN THE MID AND UPPER 80S AS SKIES
REMAINED MOSTLY SUNNY. A FEW SHOWERS DEVELOPED DURING THE
AFTERNOON HOURS ALONG THE SANDY RIVER BASIN AND WERE DRIFTING
SLOWLY TO THE SOUTH. ANOTHER WARM EVENING IS EXPECTED WITH SUNSET
TEMPERATURES IN THE UPPER 70S. MORNING LOWS ON FRIDAY WILL SETTLE
INTO THE LOW AND MID 60S.

UNSEASONABLY WARM AND HUMID WEATHER WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE
UPCOMING LABOR DAY WEEKEND. WHILE MOST AREAS SHOULD STAY DRY THROUGH
THE UPCOMING WEEKEND...A ISOLATED AFTERNOON SHOWER OR
THUNDERSTORM WILL BE POSSIBLE EACH DAY. HIGHS WILL BE IN THE UPPER
80S TO AROUND 90 DEGREES FOR THE NEXT SEVERAL DAYS.

ON THIS DATE IN WEATHER HISTORY...IN 2011...SEPTEMBER GOT OFF TO A
WARM START ACROSS EASTERN KENTUCKY. THE JACKSON AIRPORT SET RECORD
HIGH TEMPERATURES DURING THE FIRST THREE DAYS OF THE MONTH.
ADDITIONALLY...THE LONDON CORBIN AIRPORT SET RECORD HIGH
TEMPERATURES ON THE 2ND AND 3RD DAY OF THE MONTH. ON SEPTEMBER
2ND... BOTH THE JACKSON AND LONDON CORBIN AIRPORTS SET RECORD HIGH
TEMPERATURES OF 94 AND 96 RESPECTIVELY.


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