Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Paducah, KY
AWUS83 KPAH 221023
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KY
423 AM CST Mon Dec 22 2014
Skies became cloudy overnight, and some light rain was starting to
develop in southern Illinois and southeast Missouri by 4 am.
Temperatures at 4 am ranged from the mid 30s in southwest Indiana
to the mid 40s along the Tennessee and Arkansas borders.
A warm front will lift north across our region today, accompanied
by a wind shift into the south. These south winds will bring
abundant moisture into our region ahead of a cold front. Showers
will become numerous ahead of the front this afternoon and
tonight. Highs today will range from 50 to 55 degrees.
The cold front will move east across the Lower Ohio Valley on
Tuesday, bringing an end to the widespread rain. Highs will be
from 50 to 55, but with falling temperatures late in the day.
A low pressure system will move northeast across Middle Tennessee
on Wednesday. This system will spread rain back across our region
late Tuesday night and Wednesday. The rain may change to snow at
times, especially in southeast Missouri and southern Illinois. No
widespread accumulations of snow are expected, but some localized
minor accumulations are possible.
Precipitation will end Wednesday night as high pressure builds
east into the Mississippi Valley. This high will bring dry
conditions for Christmas Day. Lows will be in the lower 30s
Wednesday night. Highs on Christmas will be in the mid to upper
FOR A MORE DETAILED METEOROLOGICAL DISCUSSION, REFER TO THE
AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION PRODUCT (PIL SDFAFDPAH).