Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Paducah, KY
AWUS83 KPAH 180832
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KY
332 AM CDT Fri Jul 18 2014
After another pleasant day with highs around 80...temperatures
overnight dropped into the 60s and even upper 50s in some places.
As of 3 am...temperatures ranged from 58 at Carmi Illinois to 68
at Paducah Kentucky. Skies were mostly cloudy...and some rain was
falling near the Arkansas and Tennessee borders.
A weak low pressure system over Texas will move
northeast...reaching the southern border of Tennessee by Saturday
morning. This low pressure system will bring cloudy skies to our
region...along with some showers in southwest Kentucky and parts
of southeast Missouri. The cloudy skies will keep daytime
temperatures below normal today and Saturday.
The showers and possible thunderstorms will end by Saturday
night...followed by warmer and more humid conditions Sunday into
Monday. Highs will be in the mid to upper 80s both days.
Hot and humid conditions are expected Tuesday into Wednesday as
winds become southwest ahead of a cold front. The front will
arrive on Thursday...with a chance of thunderstorms along and
ahead of it.
FOR A MORE DETAILED METEOROLOGICAL DISCUSSION, REFER TO THE
AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION PRODUCT (PIL SDFAFDPAH).