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REGIONAL WEATHER SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON KY
223 PM EDT TUE JUL 8 2014

CLOUDY SKIES AND MILD CONDITIONS WERE NOTED ACROSS EASTERN KENTUCKY
THIS MORNING. 7 AM TEMPERATURES WERE MOSTLY IN THE UPPER 60S TO
MIDDLE 70S. NORMAL LOWS FOR EARLY JULY ARE IN THE MIDDLE 60S. A
FEW SHOWERS MOVED ALONG THE HAL ROGERS PARKWAY DURING THE MID MORNING
BUT ONLY LEFT LIGHT RAINFALL AMOUNTS. BY NOONTIME...TEMPERATURES WERE
IN THE UPPER 70S TO LOWER 80S.

CLOUDY SKIES CONTINUED INTO THE AFTERNOON AS WELL. ANOTHER LINE OF
SHOWERS DEVELOPED DURING THE EARLY AFTERNOON AND MOVED THROUGH FAR
SOUTHEAST KENTUCKY...LEAVING BEHIND RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF LESS THAN A
TENTH OF AN INCH. HUMID CONDITIONS WERE ALSO ON TAP WITH MID
AFTERNOON TEMPERATURES IN THE LOWER TO MIDDLE 80S. GUSTY SOUTHWEST
WINDS OF 10 TO 20 WERE ALSO PRESENT. TYPICAL HIGHS FOR THIS TIME OF
YEAR ARE IN THE MIDDLE 80S.

A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE TOWARD THE AREA TONIGHT. WARM...MOIST AND
UNSTABLE AIR AHEAD OF THIS FRONT WILL HELP TO DEVELOP SOME SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS INTO THE EVENING HOURS. THERE IS AN ENHANCED
POTENTIAL FOR SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS DURING THIS PERIOD WITH DAMAGING
WINDS THE PRIMARY THREAT. LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL AND FREQUENT CLOUD
TO GROUND LIGHTNING WILL ACCOMPANY ANY THUNDERSTORM THROUGH TONIGHT.
ISOLATED FLASH FLOODING WILL BE POSSIBLE ACROSS ANY LOCATIONS THAT
RECEIVE MULTIPLE ROUNDS OF HEAVY RAIN.

ON THIS DATE IN WEATHER HISTORY...IN 1988...MOST OF THE EASTERN HALF
OF THE UNITED STATES CONTINUED TO BAKE IN THE SURGE OF TROPICAL HEAT
THAT FLOWED AS FAR NORTH AS SOUTHERN CANADA. THIRTY CITIES IN THE
NORTH-CENTRAL AND NORTHEASTERN PORTION OF THE U.S. REPORTED RECORD
HIGH TEMPERATURES. IN EASTERN KENTUCKY...THE LONDON CORBIN AIRPORT
TOPPED OUT AT 100 DEGREES WHILE JACKSON REPORTED 101 DEGREES AT THE
JULIAN CARROLL AIRPORT.

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CARICO




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