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REGIONAL WEATHER SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON KY
400 PM EDT SAT JUL 26 2014

A LITTLE CHILL TO THE AIR THIS MORNING AS TEMPERATURES DROPPED INTO
THE UPPER 50S AND LOW 60S. THIS WAS JUST A FEW DEGREES BELOW SEASON
NORMALS. FOG FILLED THE RIVER VALLEYS WHILE SKIES WERE MOSTLY ON THE
CLEAR SIDE. THE MORNING BROUGHT PLENTY OF SUNSHINE AND BY NOONTIME
TEMPERATURES ROSE TO THE MID AND UPPER 70S. CLOUDS QUICKLY OVERSPREAD
THE REGION AHEAD OF THE NEXT APPROACHING WEATHER SYSTEM. AS WE
CONTINUE TO HEAD INTO THE WEEKEND THE WEATHER LOOKS TO BECOME MORE
UNSETTLED WITH AN APPROACHING LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM AND ASSOCIATED COLD
FRONT.

CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE TO REMAIN MOSTLY DRY THROUGH SUNSET. WINDS
WILL BECOME MORE SOUTHERLY AS A COLD FRONT NEARS THE REGION FROM THE
NORTHWEST. EARLY SUNDAY MORNING CHANCES OF THUNDERSTORMS ARE
POSSIBLE ALONG AND NORTH OF I64. CHANCES OF THUNDERSTORMS WILL THEN
OVERSPREAD THE REGION ON SUNDAY. THE GREATEST PROBABILITY OF
THUNDERSTORMS HOWEVER...WILL BE SUNDAY EVENING. SOME OF THE STORMS ON
SUNDAY EVENING COULD BE SEVERE...WITH THE MAIN THREATS BEING DAMAGING
WINDS...LARGE HAIL...AND LOCALIZED FLASH FLOODING. SUNDAY MORNING
TEMPERATURES WILL BE MILD...WITH LOWS EXPECTED AROUND 70 DEGREES IN
MOST LOCATIONS. DAYTIME HIGHS ON SUNDAY SHOULD REACH THE MID TO UPPER
80S IN MOST LOCATIONS.

ON THIS DAY IN WEATHER HISTORY...IN 2007...A STAGNANT WEATHER
PATTERN...WITH WARM...HUMID AND UNSTABLE AIR IN PLACE...COMBINED
WITH DAYTIME HEATING...ALLOWING FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS THE AREA. NUMEROUS REPORTS OF LARGE HAIL AND
DAMAGING WINDS WERE RECEIVED FROM ACROSS THE REGION. THREE QUARTER TO
ONE INCH HAIL REPORTS CAME IN FROM AREAS FROM OWINGSVILLE SOUTHEAST
TO PIKEVILLE. ALSO ON THIS DATE IN 1993...A 4 DAY HEAT WAVE WAS
OCCURRING IN EAST KENTUCKY. FROM THE 25TH THROUGH THE 28TH THE
JACKSON WEATHER OFFICE RECORDED 4 CONSECUTIVE RECORD HIGH
TEMPERATURES. ON THE 25TH AND 26TH NEW RECORD HIGHS OF 97 DEGREES
WERE RECORDED. NEW RECORD HIGHS OF 91 AND 94 DEGREES WERE ALSO
RECORDED ON THE 27TH AND 28TH....RESPECTIVELY. LONDON ALSO SET A
RECORD HIGH ON THE 26TH WITH A TEMPERATURE OF 96 DEGREES. CLIMATE
RECORDS FOR JACKSON DATE BACK TO 1981.

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