Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Paducah, KY
AWUS83 KPAH 022036
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KY
235 PM CST TUE FEB 2 2016
Partly to mostly cloudy skies were the rule overnight as sunrise
temperatures settled into the 40s. During the day, variable
cloudiness prevailed. Showers and thunderstorm development began
during the late morning and by the afternoon, the precipitation
continued to stream into the region out of Northeast Arkansas and
western Tennessee. Temperatures at 230 pm ranged from the upper 60s
to lower 70s. Winds were southerly at 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to
35 mph being reported.
A low pressure system and its associated strong cold front will
barrel through the Quad State region this evening, keeping showers
and scattered thunderstorms in the forecast. The precipitation will
end from west to east between 9 pm and midnight across most of the
area. It will end across the Pennyrile region last.
A large dome of high pressure will take over from midweek on and
should last through the upcoming weekend. From Wednesday through
Friday, highs will be in the 40s with lows in the 20s with a slight
warmup expected over the upcoming weekend. Highs will be in the 50s
with lows in the 30s.
FOR A MORE DETAILED METEOROLOGICAL DISCUSSION, PLEASE REFER TO
THE AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION PRODUCT (PIL SDFAFDPAH).