Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Paducah, KY
AWUS83 KPAH 011004
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KY
404 AM CST Sat Mar 1 2014
...Winter storm on the way for Sunday and Sunday night...
Cloudy skies were observed overnight...with some sprinkles in a
few locations. Madisonville reported light sprinkles in progress
at 3 am. Temperatures at 3 am were mainly in the lower to mid
40s...expect for upper 30s along and north of a Carbondale to
Carmi Illinois line.
One last day of dry and mild conditions is expected today in
advance of a winter storm approaching from the Plains states.
Highs today will range from 50 to 55 degrees under mostly cloudy
A strong cold front will move southeast into the Ohio Valley
tonight...then continue across the Tennessee Valley on Sunday.
Widespread rain and freezing rain will develop behind the front
tonight and Sunday morning. The rain and freezing rain will
transition to sleet and snow Sunday night.
Lows tonight will range from the mid 20s north and west of
Carbondale to the mid 40s around Hopkinsville. Temperatures on
Sunday will fall during the day...and continue falling into the
teens by Monday morning.
The winter storm will be followed by very cold and mainly dry
conditions for Monday and Monday night. Highs will be in the 20s
Monday...with lows around 10 Monday night.
For the remainder of the week...Tuesday through Friday will be dry
with a gradual warmup. By Friday...highs will be in the 50s.
FOR A MORE DETAILED METEOROLOGICAL DISCUSSION, REFER TO THE
AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION PRODUCT (PIL SDFAFDPAH).