Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Paducah, KY
AWUS83 KPAH 220815
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KY
315 AM CDT SAT AUG 22 2015
Friday was a very pleasant weather day across much of the area
with an easterly wind and afternoon highs in the low 80s for many
communities. There was an increase of clouds with sprinkles
affecting portions of southeast Missouri by the early morning
hours. At 3 AM, a few communities were reporting patchy fog, with
temperatures generally in the upper 50s to low 60s.
The upper level disturbance will continue to bring a chance of
showers and storms across southeast Missouri. Rain chances will
spread into west Kentucky and southwest Illinois during the day.
An approaching cold front will begin to affect the area by this
evening, increasing the chance of precipitation. The activity will
come to an end late Sunday evening as the system move eastward. By
Monday, strong high pressure will provide dry and pleasant weather
across the entire Quad State area. Temperatures will be just a
couple of degrees below normal for the end of August.
For a more detailed meteorological discussion, please refer to
the Area Forecast Discussion product (SDFAFDPAH).