Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Jackson, KY

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REGIONAL WEATHER SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON KY
251 PM EDT TUE JUL 22 2014

AT SUNRISE...SKIES WERE CLOUD FREE OVER MOST OF EASTERN KENTUCKY...
WHILE PATCHY DENSE VALLEY FOG COULD BE FOUND IN MANY LOCATIONS.
MORNING TEMPERATURES WERE MILD WITH READINGS IN THE MID AND UPPER
60S...WHICH IS A COUPLE DEGREES ABOVE NORMAL. DURING THE
AFTERNOON...TEMPERATURES ROSE INTO THE MID 80S WITH HUMIDITY LEVELS
AROUND 60 PERCENT. A STEAMY EVENING IS EXPECTED WITH SUNSET
TEMPERATURES AROUND 80 DEGREES. ANOTHER WARM DAY IS EXPECTED
WEDNESDAY AS HIGHS REACH THE UPPER 80S...BEFORE A COOL DOWN FINALLY
ARRIVES FRIDAY WITH HIGHS ONLY REACHING THE MID 70S TO AROUND 80.

THIS COOL DOWN WILL BE SPAWNED BY A COLD FRONT WHICH WILL PASS
THROUGH THE AREA FROM NORTHWEST TO SOUTHEAST TOMORROW NIGHT AND
THURSDAY. AHEAD OF THIS FRONT...EXPECT SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS TO
DEVELOP TOMORROW AFTERNOON AND CONTINUE INTO THE DAY THURSDAY. DRIER
AIR WILL THEN WORK IN FROM THE NORTHWEST TO THE SOUTHEAST BY THURSDAY
AFTERNOON. DRY AND COOLER WEATHER WILL PREVAIL THROUGH THE REMAINDER
OF THE WEEK...BEFORE ANOTHER SYSTEM BRINGS MORE CHANCES FOR SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS THE REGION BY THE WEEKEND.

ON THIS DATE IN WEATHER HISTORY...IN 2002...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM
ROLLED THROUGH LAUREL COUNTY. THE STORM BLEW DOWN A FEW TREES AND A
WOMAN WAS ALSO STRUCK BY LIGHTNING.

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