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REGIONAL WEATHER SUMMARY...CORRECTION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON KY
315 PM EDT TUE APR 15 2014

RAIN AND DRIZZLE CHANGED TO SNOW AS PRECIPITATION MOVED THROUGH
EASTERN KENTUCKY THIS MORNING. LITTLE OR NO SNOWFALL WAS NOTED IN THE
VALLEYS BUT THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS PICKED UP AN INCH OR SO. IN
FACT...THE JACKSON WEATHER OFFICE TOTALED ONE INCH EVEN...WHICH SET A
SNOWFALL RECORD FOR TODAY. THIS WAS ALSO THE 3RD LATEST OCCURRENCE OF
A ONE INCH SNOWFALL. BY MID AFTERNOON...THE BULK OF THE PRECIPITATION
HAD MOVED OUT OF THE COMMONWEALTH...ALTHOUGH A SMALL BATCH OF NON
ACCUMULATING SNOW SHOWERS WAS PRESENT IN SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY.

CHILLY AIR INVADED EASTERN KENTUCKY THIS MORNING. 7 AM TEMPERATURES
VARIED FOR THE LOWER 30S IN THE WESTERN FRINGES OF EASTERN
KENTUCKY...TO THE LOWER AND MIDDLE 40S IN FAR EAST KENTUCKY. BY MID
AFTERNOON...TEMPERATURES WERE NESTLED IN THE MIDDLE AND UPPER 30S.
NORMAL LOWS FOR THIS TIME OF YEAR ARE IN THE MIDDLE 40S WITH HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 60S. ALSO OF NOTE...THE JACKSON WEATHER OFFICE ESTABLISHED
A NEW LOW TEMPERATURE RECORD TODAY WITH A READING OF 31 DEGREES.

UNSEASONABLY COLD AIR WILL SET UP ACROSS EASTERN KENTUCKY
TONIGHT...WITH LOCATIONS DIPPING INTO THE UPPER TEENS AND LOWER 20S
COMMON OVERNIGHT. A FREEZE WARNING IS ALSO IN EFFECT FOR TONIGHT AS
WELL. A SLIGHT TEMPERATURE RECOVERY WILL OCCUR WEDNESDAY AS
TEMPERATURES CLIMB INTO THE MIDDLE AND UPPER 50S. GENERALLY DRY
CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE INTO THURSDAY WITH HIGHS IN THE MIDDLE AND
UPPER 50S.

ON THIS DATE IN WEATHER HISTORY...SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS BROUGHT LARGE
HAIL AND DAMAGING WINDS TO EASTERN KENTUCKY IN 1993. AFFECTED
COUNTIES INCLUDED...PULASKI...PERRY...LEE...MORGAN...JACKSON...AND
BREATHITT. DOWNED TREES...DAMAGE TO A FEW BUILDINGS...AND HAIL UP TO
THE SIZE OF PING PONG BALLS WERE THE MOST SIGNIFICANT IMPACTS FROM
THE STORMS.

$$

CARICO

...GRAMMAR CORRECTION...





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