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REGIONAL WEATHER SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON KY
303 PM EDT WED APR 16 2014

UNDER CLEAR SKIES...FROSTY CONDITIONS WERE PRESENT ACROSS EASTERN
KENTUCKY THIS MORNING. 7 AM TEMPERATURES RANGED FROM THE LOWER TO
UPPER 20S. THE JACKSON WEATHER OFFICE SHATTERED THE MINIMUM
TEMPERATURE RECORD TODAY WITH A LOW OF 27 DEGREES. NORMAL LOWS FOR
THE MIDDLE OF APRIL ARE IN THE MIDDLE 40S. PLENTIFUL MORNING SUNSHINE
HELPED BOOST THE MERCURY INTO THE LOWER AND MIDDLE 40S IN MOST
LOCATIONS.

MOSTLY SUNNY SKIES PREVAILED THIS AFTERNOON OVER EASTERN KENTUCKY.
TEMPERATURES WERE UNSEASONABLY COOL...WITH MID AFTERNOON READINGS
MOSTLY IN THE UPPER 40S AND LOWER 50S. TYPICAL HIGHS FOR THIS TIME OF
YEAR ARE IN THE MIDDLE AND UPPER 60S.

ANOTHER CHILLY NIGHT IS EXPECTED TONIGHT WITH SOME LOCATIONS SEEING
TEMPERATURES DIP INTO THE MIDDLE AND UPPER 20S. GENERALLY DRY
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED ON THURSDAY...BUT A SMALL CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS ARRIVES ON FRIDAY AS A FRONTAL BOUNDARY PUSHES INTO
THE REGION. LOOK FOR HIGHS IN THE MIDDLE AND UPPER 60S THURSDAY AND
FRIDAY. LOWS WILL BE SLIGHTLY WARMER THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY IN THE
LOWER TO MIDDLE 30S...ALTHOUGH SOME OF THE CHILLIER VALLEY LOCATIONS
WILL SETTLE INTO THE UPPER 20S.

ON THIS DATE IN WEATHER HISTORY...IN 2002...UNSEASONABLY WARM AIR
HELPED SEND THE MERCURY INTO THE MIDDLE 80S...GOOD ENOUGH FOR
ESTABLISHING THE RECORD HIGH TEMPERATURES BOTH AT THE JACKSON WEATHER
OFFICE AND THE LONDON CORBIN AIRPORT. JACKSON HAD A HIGH OF 87
DEGREES...WHILE THE MERCURY PEAKED AT 86 DEGREES AT LONDON.

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CARICO




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