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REGIONAL WEATHER SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON KY
347 PM EDT TUE AUG 25 2015

MOSTLY CLEAR SKIES WITH AREAS OF PATCHY VALLEY FOG OVERSPREAD
EASTERN KENTUCKY THIS MORNING. TEMPERATURES AT 7 AM WERE GENERALLY
IN THE LOWER TO MID 50S...HOWEVER...A FEW SHELTERED VALLEY
LOCATIONS SAW TEMPERATURES DROP DOWN INTO THE UPPER 40S. TYPICAL
LOWS FOR THIS DAY IN AUGUST ARE IN THE MID 60S.

BY MID AFTERNOON...A BEAUTIFUL...FALL-LIKE DAY WAS OCCURRING
ACROSS THE COALFIELDS. UNDER MOSTLY SUNNY SKIES...A COOLER AIRMASS
KEPT TEMPERATURES IN THE LOWER TO MID 70S...WHICH IS QUITE A BIT
COOLER THAN NORMAL HIGH WHICH IS TYPICALLY IN THE MID 80S FOR
THIS TIME OF YEAR.

FALL-LIKE CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE THOUGH THE REMAINDER OF THE
WORK WEEK AS A COOLER AIRMASS REMAINS IN CONTROL OF THE WEATHER.
HIGHS WILL CONTINUE TO TOP OUT IN THE MID TO UPPER 70S...WITH
LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 50S EACH DAY. SOME LOCATIONS MAY DIP INTO
THE UPPER 40S ON WEDNESDAY MORNING...POSSIBLY SETTING NEW RECORD
LOW TEMPERATURES FOR THAT DATE.

ON THIS DATE IN WEATHER HISTORY...IN 2007...THE LONDON CORBIN
AIRPORT WAS IN THE MIDDLE OF A STRING OF 8 DAYS WITH TEMPERATURES
TOPPING THE 90 DEGREE MARK. FROM AUGUST 22ND THROUGH THE
29TH...HIGH TEMPERATURES RANGED FROM 91 TO 101 DEGREES. SIX OF
THOSE DAYS ESTABLISHED NEW DAILY MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE RECORDS.
LONDON NORMALLY AVERAGES 5.7 DAYS WITH READINGS AT OR ABOVE 90
DEGREES FOR AUGUST...BUT AUGUST 2007 SAW 28 OF 31 DAYS TOPPING 90
DEGREES OR ABOVE. FURTHERMORE...THE LONDON CORBIN AIRPORT ONLY
AVERAGES 18.2 DAYS WITH READINGS AT OR ABOVE 90 DEGREES ANNUALLY.
CLIMATE RECORDS FOR LONDON DATE BACK TO 1954.

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