Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Paducah, KY
AWUS83 KPAH 252007
National Weather Service Paducah KY
307 PM CDT MON APR 25 2016
Monday brought a taste of summer to the Quad State area with a
breezy warm day and partly cloudy skies. Temperatures rose quickly
through the day, and most locations had surpassed the 80 degree mark
by 3 PM. Winds were from the south with gusts up to 30 mph.
Strong southerly flow will continue to bring warm and humid air into
the Ohio River valley, setting the stage for showers and
thunderstorms mid week. After a small chance of a few showers and
storms Tuesday, the best chance for storms is Wednesday and
Wednesday night. Storms could be strong or even severe Wednesday and
Wednesday night with heavy rainfall possible as well. The forecast
is dry for Thursday into early Friday, but rain chances return for
the weekend as another system approaches.
Highs will be around 80 degrees for most of this week, nearing the
mid 80s Tuesday and cooling into the mid 70s late in the week.
Overnight lows will be in the lower to mid 60s most of the week,
cooling to the 50s for Thursday night.
For a more detailed meteorological discussion, please refer to
the Area Forecast Discussion product (PIL SDFAFDPAH).