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REGIONAL WEATHER SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON KY
336 PM EST WED FEB 10 2016

SCATTERED LIGHT TO MODERATE SNOW SHOWERS WERE MOVING ACROSS THE
REGION THIS MORNING. TWENTY FOUR HOUR NEW SNOWFALL TOTALS VARIED
FROM A HALF INCH TO 2 INCHES ACROSS THE AREA...WITH THE HIGHER
AMOUNTS OCCURRING IN THE NORTHWESTERN PORTION OF THE REGION.
TEMPERATURES AT 7 AM RANGED FROM THE MID TO UPPER TEENS...WHICH IS
QUITE A BIT COOLER THAN TYPICAL LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S FOR THIS DAY
IN FEBRUARY.

EASTERN KENTUCKY REMAINED UNDER CLOUDY SKIES WITH PERIODS OF LIGHT
TO MODERATE SNOW SHOWERS DURING THE AFTERNOON. ACCUMULATIONS FROM
THESE SHOWERS WERE GENERALLY LIGHT...RANGING FROM A QUARTER TO A
HALF INCH OF NEW SNOW. THE MERCURY HARDLY MOVED AT ALL TODAY...
TOPPING OUT IN THE UPPER TEENS AT MOST LOCATIONS. TYPICAL HIGHS
FOR THIS TIME OF YEAR ARE IN THE MID TO UPPER 40S.

SNOW SHOWER ACTIVITY WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THIS EVENING BEFORE
TAPERING OFF TO FLURRIES. TEMPERATURES WILL CONTINUE TO REMAIN
BELOW FREEZING THROUGH THURSDAY...WITH LOWS TONIGHT DROPPING DOWN
INTO THE SINGLE DIGITS TO LOW TEENS. HIGHS ON THURSDAY WILL RANGE
FROM THE MID 20S IN THE NORTHERN PORTION OF THE REGION TO THE
LOWER TO MID 30S IN THE SOUTH.

ON THIS DATE IN WEATHER HISTORY...HEAVY RAINS SOAKED EASTERN
KENTUCKY FROM FEBRUARY 9TH THROUGH THE 11TH BACK IN 1994. RAINFALL
TOTALS RANGED FROM AROUND 3 INCHES TO NEARLY 6 AND A HALF INCHES
OVER THE 3 DAY PERIOD. SPECIFIC AMOUNTS INCLUDE...2.91 INCHES AT
THE LONDON CORBIN AIRPORT...3.65 INCHES AT THE JACKSON WEATHER
OFFICE...3.70 INCHES AT FRENCHBURG...3.92 INCHES AT
BARBOURVILLE...4.60 INCHES AT MOUNT VERNON...5.33 INCHES AT BAXTER
IN HARLAN COUNTY...5.44 INCHES NEAR CLOSPLINT IN HARLAN COUNTY AND
6.46 INCHES AT WILLIAMSBURG. ON THE 10TH...SEVERAL HIGHWAYS IN THE
EASTERN PORTION OF PIKE COUNTY WERE FLOODED AS A RESULT OF THE
RAIN.

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