Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Paducah, KY
AWUS83 KPAH 071937
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KY
237 PM CDT Mon Jul 7 2014
Isolated showers and thunderstorms moved into the Southeast
Missouri shortly after 5 am CDT, These storms were associated with
the passage of a northeast to southwest oriented middle level
The rain gradually developed east, southeast toward the
Mississippi River and into extreme Southern Illinois and Southwest
Kentucky during the morning hours. This rain eventually moved
south into Northeast Arkansas and Northwest Tennessee before the
Morning lows ranged from middle 60s to lower 70s. Poplar Bluff and
Carbondale were the warmest with a low around 72 degrees. Owensboro
Kentucky reported a low of 64 degrees.
A frontal boundary, poised across northern Missouri and central
Illinois today, will move into the Quad State region by late
Tuesday morning. Scattered showers and thunderstorms are expected
to develop along and south of this frontal boundary tonight
through Tuesday night.
Some of these storms could approach severe limits, with heavy
rain, damaging winds, and hail the primary hazards.
A cold front will swing through the Quad State Region by Tuesday
evening, stalling out into the lower Mississippi and Tennessee valleys.
High pressure will dominate the area Wednesday and Thursday. A
warm front, associated with the aforementioned front boundary,
will return into Southeast Missouri and Southwest Illinois by
Lows overnight will remain relative mild with temperatures in the
lower 70s. Highs during the week will still hold in the 80s, but
lows will fall into the 60s into the weekend.
FOR A MORE DETAILED METEOROLOGICAL DISCUSSION, REFER TO THE
AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION PRODUCT (PIL SDFAFDPAH).