Regional Weather Summary
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REGIONAL WEATHER SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON KY
251 PM EDT FRI SEP 26 2014

MOSTLY CLEAR TO CLEAR SKIES AND AREAS OF FOG WERE ON DISPLAY ACROSS
EASTERN KENTUCKY THIS MORNING. MANY LOCATIONS HAD VISIBILITIES OF A
HALF MILE OR LESS AT TIMES...PARTICULARLY AROUND SUNRISE. 7 AM
TEMPERATURES THROUGHOUT THE COAL FIELDS WERE GENERALLY IN THE UPPER
40S TO THE MIDDLE 50S. NORMAL LOWS FOR THIS TIME OF YEAR ARE IN THE
MIDDLE 50S. THE FOG LINGERED UNTIL THE MID MORNING...WITH ABUNDANT
SUNSHINE REIGNING FOR THE REST OF THE MORNING. NOONTIME TEMPERATURES
WERE MOSTLY IN THE MIDDLE AND UPPER 70S.

THIS AFTERNOON SAW A MIXTURE OF CLOUDS AND SUNSHINE AS WELL AS
PLEASANT CONDITIONS. MID AFTERNOON TEMPERATURES MOSTLY IN THE UPPER
70S TO AROUND 80 DEGREES. TYPICAL HIGHS FOR LATE SEPTEMBER ARE IN THE
MIDDLE 70S.

AN AREA OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL DOMINATE THE WEATHER INTO THE
WEEKEND...KEEPING DRY CONDITIONS IN PLACE. DAILY SUNSHINE WILL BRING
GRADUALLY WARMING TEMPERATURES. A SLOW MOVING LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM
PASSING TO OUR SOUTH WILL BRING A POSSIBILITY OF RAIN EARLY IN THE
NEW WEEK.

ON THIS DATE IN WEATHER HISTORY...IN 2009...A SLOW MOVING LOW
PRESSURE SYSTEM WAS LIFTING NORTH OUT OF KENTUCKY TOWARDS THE GREAT
LAKES REGION. AMPLE LOW LEVEL MOISTURE FROM THE GULF OF MEXICO
COMBINED WITH A COLD FRONT TO PRODUCE COPIOUS RAINFALL ACROSS EASTERN
KENTUCKY. THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEAR JACKSON PICKED UP 2.49
INCHES OVER THE COURSE OF THE DAY...SETTING THE 1 DAY RAINFALL RECORD
FOR THIS DATE. AT THE LONDON CORBIN AIRPORT...2.14 INCHES OF RAIN
FELL...WHICH WAS NOT ENOUGH TO UNSEAT THE 1 DAY RAINFALL RECORD OF
3.04 INCHES SET BACK IN 1972.

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CARICO




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