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REGIONAL WEATHER SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON KY
406 PM EDT FRI MAY 29 2015

VARIABLE CLOUD COVER...ALONG WITH DENSE VALLEY FOG...WAS PRESENT
ACROSS EASTERN KENTUCKY THIS MORNING. TEMPERATURES AT 7 AM WERE
GENERALLY IN THE 60S. TYPICAL LOWS FOR THIS TIME OF YEAR ARE IN
THE MID 50S. BY MID MORNING...A FEW LIGHT SHOWERS WERE MOVING
NORTH THROUGH THE AREA.

BY MID AFTERNOON...SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS
WERE MOVING NORTH ACROSS THE COALFIELDS. TEMPERATURES WERE
GENERALLY IN THE LOWER TO MID 80S THROUGHOUT THE REGION. NORMAL
HIGHS FOR TODAY ARE IN THE MID TO UPPER 70S.

ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL PERSIST THROUGH THIS
EVENING AND TONIGHT. LOWS TONIGHT WILL WILL BE IN THE LOWER TO MID
60S. AFTERNOON SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE INTO
SATURDAY DUE TO A WARM AND UNSTABLE AIRMASS. HIGHS ON SATURDAY
WILL BE IN THE LOWER TO MID 80S. BY SUNDAY...A COLD FRONT WILL
SLOWLY TRAVERSE EASTERN KENTUCKY...BRINGING MORE WIDESPREAD
CHANCES OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGHOUT THE DAY. THE FRONT
WILL STALL OUT JUST TO OUR SOUTH BY MONDAY...KEEPING CONTINUED
CHANCES FOR AFTERNOON SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS MAINLY NEAR THE
TENNESSEE AND VIRGINIA BORDERS.

TODAY IN WEATHER HISTORY...IN 1984...THE JACKSON WEATHER OFFICE
BEGAN A THREE DAY STRING OF RECORD LOW TEMPERATURES. AFTER
REGISTERING A LOW OF 44 DEGREES ON THE 29TH...JACKSON RECORDED
LOWS OF 39 DEGREES ON THE 30TH AND 42 DEGREES ON THE 31ST. ALL
THREE RECORDS STILL STAND TODAY. CLIMATE RECORDS FOR JACKSON DATE
BACK TO 1981.

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