Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Paducah, KY

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AWUS83 KPAH 261956
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WEATHER SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KY
255 PM CDT SUN JUL 26 2015

ANOTHER WARM AND HUMID MORNING GREETED THE REGION WITH LOW
TEMPERATURES ONLY DIPPING INTO THE LOW TO MID 70S. SOME SUNSHINE WAS
SEEN EARLY IN THE MORNING BEFORE CLOUDS QUICKLY SPREAD IN FROM THE
NORTHWEST FOLLOWED BY A LARGE COMPLEX OF RAIN AND THUNDERSTORMS.
MOST AREAS PICKED UP BETWEEN 0.25 AND 0.75 INCHES OF RAIN BUT THERE
WERE SOME ISOLATED LOCATIONS THAT SAW 1.5 TO NEARLY 2 INCHES OF
RAIN. AS OF 2PM MOST AREAS HAVE DRIED OUT WITH THE EXCEPTION BEING
SOME RAIN DOWN BY HOPKINSVILLE. SUNSHINE HAS PEAKED OUT OVER
SOUTHEAST MISSOURI AND A FEW ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS HAVE DEVELOPED
JUST WEST OF THE AREA BACK IN MISSOURI. CURRENT TEMPERATURES VARY
FROM THE UPPER 70S TO THE MID 80S WITH A STICKY AIR MASS IN PLACE.

UPPER LEVEL RIDGE OVER THE SOUTHERN PLAINS WILL GRADUALLY SPREAD
NORTHEASTWARD TOWARD THE AREA BY TUESDAY. WITH THE TRANSITION
PATTERN IN PLACE AND WEAK DISTURBANCES MOVING THROUGH IN THE
NORTHWEST FLOW ALOFT PRECIPITATION CHANCES CAN`T BE RULED OUT THIS
EVENING THROUGH TUESDAY. BEST CHANCES WILL EXIST OVER THE NORTHERN
HALF OF COUNTIES. HIGH TEMPERATURES WILL GRADUALLY RISE INTO THE LOW
TO MID 90S THE NEXT SEVERAL DAYS WITH HIGH HUMIDITY RESULTING IN
HEAT INDICES OVER 100 AT MOST LOCATIONS. A COLD FRONT DROPS INTO THE
LOWER OHIO VALLEY ON WEDNESDAY WITH A CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION ALONG
WITH IT. IN THE WAKE OF THIS SYSTEM COOLER AND LESS HUMID CONDITIONS
WILL MOVE IN AS SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE DOMINATES OUR WEATHER THURSDAY
THROUGH SATURDAY.

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

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