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REGIONAL WEATHER SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON KY
302 PM EDT FRI MAY 22 2015

CHILLY TO COOL CONDITIONS WERE IN PLACE ACROSS EASTERN KENTUCKY
THIS MORNING. 7 AM TEMPERATURES WERE MOSTLY IN THE LOWER TO MIDDLE
40S. SOME SHELTERED LOCATIONS SAW THE MERCURY BOTTOM OUT IN THE
MIDDLE AND UPPER 30S OVERNIGHT. NORMAL LOWS FOR LATE MAY ARE IN
THE MIDDLE 50S. SOME AREAS OF DENSE FOG WERE ALSO AROUND THE
MORNING...WITH VISIBILITIES OF A HALF MILE OR LESS AT TIME. THE
FOG WAS GONE BY MID MORNING...AS PLENTIFUL MORNING SUNSHINE HELPED
WARM THE MERCURY INTO THE LOWER AND MIDDLE 60S BY LUNCHTIME.

PLEASANT CONDITIONS WERE ON TAP ACROSS THE COAL FIELDS THIS
AFTERNOON. UNDER MOSTLY SUNNY SKIES...MID AFTERNOON TEMPERATURES
WERE MOSTLY IN THE UPPER 60S AND LOWER 70S. TYPICAL HIGHS FOR THIS
TIME OF YEAR ARE IN THE MIDDLE 70S.

LOOK FOR HIGH PRESSURE TO PROVIDE DRY CONDITIONS FOR THE NEXT FEW
DAYS. TEMPERATURES WILL WARM INTO THE UPPER 70S AND LOWER TO
MIDDLE 80S SATURDAY AND SUNDAY RESPECTIVELY. THE NEXT DECENT
CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION WILL ARRIVE NEXT WEEK.

ON THIS DATE IN WEATHER HISTORY...IN 2001...LIGHTNING STRUCK THE TOP
OF THE HOGG BUILDING IN DOWNTOWN JACKSON...CAUSING A LARGE SECTION
OF THE STONEWORK AND BRICKS TO FALL. THE DEBRIS FELL ON TOP OF AN
AWNING...CAUSING IT TO COLLAPSE AND BLOCK THE ENTRANCE TO A
RESTAURANT.

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CARICO



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