Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Paducah, KY
AWUS83 KPAH 260804
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KY
304 AM CDT Tue Aug 26 2014
...Heat Advisory remains in effect today...
Hot and humid conditions prevailed once again on Monday. Highs
averaged in the mid 90s with afternoon heat indices in the 100 to
105 range. Warm and muggy conditions persisted overnight as mid and
high level clouds drifted overhead. Early this Tuesday morning,
temperatures ranged from the lower to mid 70s with near calm winds
and patchy fog in spots.
Little change in our weather pattern is expected over the next
couple days as the large upper level high pressure system remains
anchored overhead. Highs in the mid 90s today will tick down a
couple degrees into the lower 90s Wednesday through Friday. Peak
heat index values will range from 100 to 105 this afternoon, but a
slight decrease is expected through the remainder of the week.
A weak cold front will bring a slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms to northern portions of the area through Thursday. Dry
weather is expected on Friday before a good chance of showers and
thunderstorms arrives over the weekend with the passage of an upper
FOR A MORE DETAILED METEOROLOGICAL DISCUSSION, REFER TO THE
AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION PRODUCT (PIL SDFAFDPAH).