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REGIONAL WEATHER SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON KY
310 PM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

CLOUDY SKIES AND SOME MILD CONDITIONS WERE ON TAP ACROSS EASTERN
KENTUCKY THIS MORNING. 7 AM TEMPERATURES RANGED FROM THE LOWER TO
MIDDLE 30S ON THE SHELTERED VALLEYS TO AROUND 50 DEGREES ELSEWHERE.
NORMAL LOWS FOR THIS TIME OF YEAR ARE IN THE MIDDLE 30S. SKIES
REMAINED CLOUDY FOR THE REST OF THE MORNING AS PRECIPITATION EDGED
CLOSER TO THE COAL FIELDS. BY NOONTIME...TEMPERATURES WERE IN THE
LOWER TO UPPER 50S.

RAIN SHOWERS MOVED INTO THE COAL FIELDS FROM THE SOUTH DURING THE
EARLY AFTERNOON. BY 3 PM...THE BACK EDGE OF THE PRECIPITATION WAS
GENERALLY ALONG THE MOUNTAIN PARKWAY. BUT A ROUND OF SHOWERS WAS
MOVING THROUGH EASTERN TENNESSEE AND WILL ENTER THE COMMONWEALTH BY
LATE AFTERNOON. RAINFALL AMOUNTS WERE GENERALLY LIGHT...MOSTLY UNDER
A TENTH OF AN INCH. THE RAIN HELD THE MERCURY IN CHECK...WITH MID
AFTERNOON TEMPERATURES MOSTLY IN THE 50S. TYPICAL HIGHS FOR LATE
NOVEMBER ARE IN THE MIDDLE 50S.

A WARM FRONT WILL LIFT NORTH ACROSS THE AREA THIS EVENING...BRINGING
SHOWERS TO THE AREA. AS THE FRONT EXITS TO THE NORTH LATE THIS
EVENING...ONLY A SMALL CHANCE OF RAIN WILL LINGER THROUGH THE SECOND
HALF OF THE NIGHT. A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL CROSS THE AREA ON
MONDAY...BRINGING ANOTHER CHANCE OF RAIN ALONG WITH VERY WINDY
CONDITIONS. IN THE WAKE OF THE FRONT...MUCH COOLER CONDITIONS WILL
RETURN BY TUESDAY.

ON THIS DATE IN WEATHER HISTORY...IN 1999...EASTERN KENTUCKY WAS
BASKING IN THE SECOND DAY OF INDIAN SUMMER. RECORD BREAKING HIGH
TEMPERATURES OCCURRED AT BOTH THE JACKSON WEATHER OFFICE AND THE
LONDON CORBIN AIRPORT. A HIGH OF 75 DEGREES AT JACKSON BROKE THE
PREVIOUS RECORD OF 74 SET IN 1983...AND A HIGH OF 74 DEGREES AT
LONDON BROKE THE PREVIOUS RECORD OF 70 DEGREES...SET IN 1979. THE
OVERNIGHT LOW WAS ONLY 55 DEGREES AT JACKSON...TYING A WARMEST LOW
RECORD FOR THE DAY AS WELL. CLIMATE RECORDS FOR JACKSON AND LONDON
DATE BACK TO 1981 AND 1954 RESPECTIVELY.

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CARICO




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