Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Louisville, KY
AWUS83 KLMK 292004
REGIONAL WEATHER SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOUISVILLE KY
403 PM EDT TUE SEP 29 2015 /303 PM CDT TUE SEP 29 2015/
A cold front extended from the Great Lakes, southwest through
the mid Mississippi Valley, into the Texas Panhandle. An upper level
disturbance was riding northeastward along this frontal boundary.
The interaction between the surface front and upper level system was
giving us a cloudy day with some much needed rain. Rains began
Monday night, and continued through the day on Tuesday. The heaviest
rains were over south central Kentucky, west of Lake Cumberland and
Dale Hollow Lake. These areas received amounts between one and two
inches through Tuesday morning. Additional amounts around the region
through Tuesday afternoon averaged between a tenth and two thirds of
High temperatures on Monday were in the lower to mid 80s. Overnight
lows were in the upper 60s to lower 70s. Readings at 2 PM Tuesday
were in the lower to mid 70s.
There will be a good chance for showers through tonight. Low
temperatures will be in the upper 50s to lower 60s. Showers will
decrease in coverage on Wednesday, and we may see some breaks in the
cloud cover. Highs will be in the upper 60s to lower 70s.