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REGIONAL WEATHER SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON KY
206 PM EST TUE JAN 27 2015

LIGHT SNOW FELL ACROSS THE REGION DURING THE OVERNIGHT
HOURS...HOWEVER SNOWFALL AMOUNTS WERE NOT SIGNIFICANT. TEMPERATURES
HAVE BEEN VERY STEADY OVER THE PAST 24 HOURS AND AT SUNRISE READINGS
WERE SPREAD THROUGHOUT THE 20S. LIGHT SNOW AND FLURRIES ENDED IN
MOST LOCATIONS BY MID MORNING AND A FEW RAYS OF SUN HIT THE BLUEGRASS
AROUND NOONTIME.

A MIXTURE OF CLOUDS AND SUN WERE PRESENT DURING THE AFTERNOON HOURS
AS TEMPERATURES ROSE INTO THE LOW 30S. CLOUDS WILL BE ON THE
DECREASE AS WE HEAD INTO THE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT HOURS. THIS WILL
SET THE STAGE FOR A VERY CHILLY WEDNESDAY MORNING. TEMPERATURES ARE
EXPECTED TO DROP INTO THE LOW AND MID TEENS WEDNESDAY MORNING BUT
SHOULD REBOUND BACK INTO THE MID 30S WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON.

HIGH PRESSURE WILL CONTINUE TO BUILD INTO THE REGION ALLOWING FOR A
DRY PERIOD OF ABOUT 36 HOURS. OUR NEXT FRONTAL SYSTEM WILL PUSH
PRECIPITATION INTO THE AREA LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WITH A GOOD
CHANCE FOR RAIN OR SNOW TO LINGER INTO THURSDAY. THE PRECIPITATION
WILL BEGIN AS SNOW WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND CHANGE OVER TO RAIN DURING THE
DAY THURSDAY. WEDNESDAY MORNING LOOKS TO BE THE COLDEST DAY THIS WEEK
AS TEMPERATURES REMAIN AT OR JUST BELOW NORMAL FOR THE REMAINDER OF
THE WEEK.

ON THIS DATE IN WEATHER HISTORY...IN 2002...THE LAST WEEK OF JANUARY
WENT INTO THE RECORD BOOKS AS ONE OF THE WARMEST EVER. FROM THE 28TH
THROUGH THE 31ST...4 CONSECUTIVE RECORD HIGHS WERE SET AT JACKSON.
THE NEW RECORDS WERE 72...73...71...AND 78 DEGREES RESPECTIVELY. FOUR
NEW MAXIMUM LOW TEMPERATURES WERE ALSO RECORDED ON THOSE DAYS. MORNING
LOWS WERE 45...58...59...AND 58 DEGREES RESPECTIVELY. FROM THE 29TH
THROUGH THE 31ST...LONDON ALSO RECORDED THREE NEW DAYTIME HIGHS AND
MAXIMUM LOW TEMPERATURE RECORDS. THE TEMPERATURE ROSE TO
71...72...AND 74 DEGREES RESPECTIVELY. THE MERCURY ONLY SETTLED TO
57...55...AND 50 DEGREES RESPECTIVELY. CLIMATE REPORTS FOR JACKSON
AND LONDON DATE BACK TO 1981 AND 1954 RESPECTIVELY.

&&

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORECAST OFFICE IN JACKSON KENTUCKY
PLANS TO DISCONTINUE THIS PRODUCT FEBRUARY 6TH 2015. IF YOU HAVE ANY
COMMENT ON THE DISCONTINUANCE OF THE REGIONAL WEATHER SUMMARY PLEASE
CONTACT METEOROLOGIST-IN-CHARGE SHAWN HARLEY AT SHAWN.HARLEY@NOAA.GOV
OR AT 606-666-2560 EXTENSION 642.

$$

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