Public Information Statement
Issued by NWS Paducah, KY

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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KY
244 PM CST THU FEB 19 2015

...MINIMUM TEMPERATURE ADJUSTED AT CAPE GIRARDEAU MISSOURI DUE TO
SENSOR MALFUNCTION OVERNIGHT...

THE FEBRUARY 19, 2015 LOW TEMPERATURE FOR CAPE GIRARDEAU (AIRPORT)
IS BEING REVISED TO MINUS 14 DEGREES (-14). THE ADJUSTMENT IS
REQUIRED AS A RESULT OF FAULTY SAMPLING IDENTIFIED BY A NWS SENSOR
TECHNICIAN VIA AN ON-SITE INSPECTION AND SUBSEQUENT CORRECTION TO
THE TEMPERATURE SENSING EQUIPMENT. THE RECORDED MINIMUM AS A RESULT
OF THE FAULTY SENSING WAS MINUS NINETEEN DEGREES (-19). THE ADJUSTED
VALUE OF MINUS 14 DEGREES IS BASED UPON SENSOR MAGNITUDE
DETERMINATIONS BY THE NWS TECHNICIAN AND IN CONSIDERATION OF NEARBY
SAMPLING AND METEOROLOGICAL CONDITIONS.

WE ARE SORRY FOR ANY CONFUSION OR INCONVENIENCE THIS MAY HAVE
CAUSED.

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NWS PADUCAH KY


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