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REGIONAL WEATHER SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON KY
354 PM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014

THE COALFIELDS WERE UNDER VARIABLE CLOUD COVER WITH AREAS OF PATCHY
VALLEY FOG THIS MORNING. TEMPERATURE READINGS AT 7 AM RANGED FROM
THE MID 50S IN THE VALLEYS TO THE MID 60S ON THE RIDGES. TYPICAL
LOWS FOR THIS TIME OF YEAR ARE IN THE MID 50S.

BY MID AFTERNOON...PARTLY SUNNY SKIES WERE PRESENT ACROSS EASTERN
KENTUCKY. TEMPERATURES WARMED INTO THE UPPER 70S TO LOWER 80S...
MAKING FOR A BEAUTIFUL DAY ACROSS THE REGION. THE NORMAL HIGH FOR
TODAY IS IN THE MID TO UPPER 70S.

DRY WEATHER WILL CONTINUE TONIGHT. HOWEVER...RAIN CHANCES WILL
RETURN TO THE AREA ON SUNDAY AS A COLD FRONT APPROACHES FROM THE
NORTHWEST. A FEW RUMBLES OF THUNDER MAY ALSO ACCOMPANY THE SYSTEM
BEFORE IT EXITS SUNDAY NIGHT. TEMPERATURES BEHIND THE FRONT WILL
DROP BACK BELOW SEASONABLE NORMALS FOR MUCH OF NEXT WEEK. LOWS
TONIGHT WILL GENERALLY RANGE FROM THE LOWER TO MID 60S. HIGHS ON
SUNDAY WILL GENERALLY RANGE FROM THE MID TO UPPER 70S WITH A FEW
LOCATIONS FLIRTING WITH THE 80 DEGREE MARK.

ON THIS DATE IN WEATHER HISTORY...IN 1956...AN UNSEASONABLY COLD AIR
MASS BROUGHT RECORD COLD TEMPERATURES TO THE LONDON CORBIN AIRPORT.
BETWEEN THE 19TH AND 21ST OF SEPTEMBER...THREE CONSECUTIVE DAILY
RECORD COLD TEMPERATURE RECORDS WERE ESTABLISHED...WITH THE COLDEST
READING OF 25 DEGREES REPORTED ON THE 21ST. CLIMATE RECORDS FOR
LONDON DATE BACK TO 1954.

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