Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Paducah, KY

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WEATHER SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KY
435 AM CDT TUE MAY 19 2015

DURING THE LATE AFTERNOON HOURS ON MONDAY, THE LEADING EDGE OF THE
COLD FRONT WAS JUST PUSHING INTO THE WESTERN SECTIONS OF SOUTHEAST
MISSOURI AND SOUTHERN ILLINOIS. AHEAD OF THE COLD FRONT, SMALL
BANDS OF SHOWERS AND A FEW THUNDERSTORMS DEVELOPED AND PERSISTED
THROUGH THE EVENING HOURS...BEFORE DISSIPATING OVERNIGHT.

ALTHOUGH THERE WERE A FEW ISOLATED PATCHES OF HEAVIER RAIN, MOST
LOCATIONS SAW RAIN AMOUNTS LESS THAN A TENTH OF AN INCH.

PRIOR TO THE APPROACH OF THE COLD FRONT TEMPERATURES ROSE INTO THE
UPPER 70S TO LOWER 80S. THE WARMEST READING CAME FROM CARBONDALEILLINOIS
WITH A HIGH OF 82 DEGREES...WHILE OWENSBORO REPORTED A HIGH OF 77
DEGREES. THE HEAVIEST RAIN WAS NOTED NEAR CAPE GIRARDEAU WITH NEARLY
AN INCH OF RAIN. MOST LOCATIONS SAW A TENTH TO LOCALLY ONE QUARTER
OF AN INCH OF RAIN SINCE MONDAY AFTERNOON.

TEMPERATURES AT 4 AM CDT THIS THURSDAY MORNING RANGED FROM THE
MIDDLE 50S NORTH TO UPPER 60S SOUTHEAST.

WITH THE COLD FRONT MOVING OUTSIDE OF THE QUAD STATE REGION
TODAY...HIGH PRESSURE WILL DOMINATE THE AREA THROUGH EARLY
WEDNESDAY. A WEAK DISTURBANCE WILL PUSH ACROSS THE AREA FOR PART OF
WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT. THIS WILL BRING A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND A THUNDERSTORM OR TWO TO THE REGION. THE RAIN WILL BE SHORT
LIVED, AS ANOTHER DOME OF HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS IN ON THURSDAY AND
PERSISTS INTO FRIDAY.

TEMPERATURES EARLY THIS WEEK THE WEEK WILL START WITH HIGHS IN
THE 60S AND 70S...STAYING IN THE 70S DURING THE LATTER HALF OF
THE WORK WEEK. LOWS WILL BE IN THE 40S AND 50S DURING THE SAME
TIME PERIOD.

THE MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND IS SETTING UP WITH A MIX OF SUNSHINE...AS
WELL AS SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS WILL TOP OUT IN
THE 80S...WITH LOWS IN THE 60S.

&&

FOR A MORE DETAILED METEOROLOGICAL DISCUSSION, REFER TO THE
AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION PRODUCT (PIL SDFAFDPAH).

$$

SMITH



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