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AWUS83 KJKL 302022
RWSJKL
KYZ044-050>052-058>060-068-069-079-080-083>088-104-106>120-312030-

REGIONAL WEATHER SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON KY
422 PM EDT THU OCT 30 2014

UNDER CLEAR SKIES...CHILLY CONDITIONS GREETED COMMUTERS ACROSS
EASTERN KENTUCKY THIS MORNING. TEMPERATURE READINGS AT 7 AM RANGED
FROM THE LOWER 30S IN THE SHELTERED VALLEYS TO THE MID TO UPPER 30S
ON THE RIDGES. A FEW SHELTERED VALLEY LOCATIONS REPORTED INSTANCES
OF FROST. TYPICAL LOWS FOR THE END OF OCTOBER ARE IN THE LOWER TO
MID 40S.

BY MID AFTERNOON...CLOUDS HAD BEGUN TO BUILD INTO THE COALFIELDS.
UNDER PARTLY SUNNY SKIES...THE MERCURY CLIMBED INTO THE LOWER TO MID
50S...WHICH IS QUITE A BIT COOLER THAN NORMAL. TYPICAL HIGHS FOR
TODAY ARE GENERALLY IN THE MID 60S.

CLOUDS WILL CONTINUE TO BUILD INTO THE REGION THIS EVENING AND
OVERNIGHT...BRINGING CHANCES OF ISOLATED TO SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS TO
THE REGION. LOWS WILL RANGE FROM THE MID 30S TO THE LOWER 40S. A
STRONG AREA OF LOW PRESSURE WILL DROP SOUTHEAST ACROSS THE AREA
FRIDAY INTO FRIDAY NIGHT...DRAGGING A STRONG COLD FRONT ACROSS
EASTERN KENTUCKY. THIS WILL PRODUCE PERIODS OF PRECIPITATION FROM
FRIDAY INTO SATURDAY NIGHT. A COLD AIR MASS WILL SURGE SOUTH FRIDAY
EVENING...WITH RAIN GRADUALLY CHANGING OVER TO SNOW INTO SATURDAY
MORNING. LIGHT SNOW ACCUMULATIONS ARE POSSIBLE...MAINLY AT LOCATIONS
ABOVE 1500 FEET. TEMPERATURES WILL FALL TO AROUND OR BELOW FREEZING
AFTER MIDNIGHT FRIDAY NIGHT AND NOT RISE ABOVE FREEZING UNTIL MID
MORNING ON SATURDAY. A FREEZE WATCH IS IN EFFECT FROM LATE FRIDAY
NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...AS ROADS AND SIDEWALKS COULD BECOME
SLIPPERY IN PLACES. THE COLD WEATHER WILL HOLD THROUGH THE WEEKEND
WITH THE THREAT OF BELOW FREEZING TEMPERATURES SATURDAY AND SUNDAY
NIGHTS. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BRING A WARMING TREND AS WE HEAD INTO
EARLY NEXT WEEK. HIGHS ON FRIDAY WILL BE IN THE LOWER TO MID 50S.

ON THIS DATE IN WEATHER HISTORY...IN 2012...THE REMNANTS OF
HURRICANE SANDY BROUGHT SNOW AND RECORD BREAKING PRECIPITATION TO
EASTERN KENTUCKY. AT THE JACKSON WEATHER OFFICE...1.1 INCHES OF SNOW
FELL...ALONG WITH 0.76 INCHES OF PRECIPITATION. BOTH TOTALS SET NEW
RECORDS FOR THE SITE. NEW MINIMUM TEMPERATURE RECORDS WERE ALSO SET
AT BOTH JACKSON AND THE LONDON CORBIN AIRPORT...WITH READINGS OF 37
AND 41 RESPECTIVELY. CLIMATE DATA FOR JACKSON DATES BACK TO
1981...WHILE CLIMATE DATA FOR LONDON DATES BACK TO 1954.

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AWUS83 KJKL 291852
RWSJKL
KYZ044-050>052-058>060-068-069-079-080-083>088-104-106>120-301900-

REGIONAL WEATHER SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON KY
252 PM EDT WED OCT 29 2014

RAIN SHOWERS MOVED THROUGH EASTERN KENTUCKY DURING THE OVERNIGHT AND
MORNING HOURS. THE PRECIPITATION EXITED THE COMMONWEALTH BY MID
MORNING. RAINFALL AMOUNTS VARIED FROM AROUND A QUARTER OF AN INCH
NEAR INTERSTATE 64 TO OVER AN INCH IN PORTIONS OF SOUTH CENTRAL
KENTUCKY. CLOUDY SKIES PREVAILED FOR THE REST OF THE MORNING...BUT
SUNSHINE BEGAN TO PEEK THROUGH DURING THE AFTERNOON. BY MID
AFTERNOON...MOSTLY SUNNY SKIES WERE COMMON ACROSS THE COAL FIELDS.

7 AM TEMPERATURES WERE MOSTLY IN THE UPPER 40S TO THE LOWER 50S.
NORMAL LOWS FOR LATE OCTOBER ARE IN THE LOWER TO MIDDLE 40S. EVEN
THOUGH THE RAIN AND CLOUDS MOVED OUT OF THE AREA...COOLER AIR DID
NOT ALLOW THE MERCURY TO CLIMB TOO HIGH. MID AFTERNOON TEMPERATURES
WERE MOSTLY IN THE UPPER 50S TO LOWER 60S...SOME 15 DEGREES COOLER
THAN YESTERDAY. TYPICAL HIGHS FOR THIS TIME OF YEAR ARE IN THE MIDDLE
60S.

THANKS TO LAST NIGHT/S AND TODAY/S RAINFALL...BOTH THE JACKSON
WEATHER OFFICE AND THE LONDON CORBIN AIRPORT REGISTERED THEIR WETTEST
OCTOBERS ON RECORD. CURRENTLY JACKSON HAS OVER SEVEN AND A HALF
INCHES...WHILE LONDON HAS A TOTAL OF OVER EIGHT INCHES. CLIMATE DATA
FOR THE JACKSON WEATHER OFFICE DATES BACK TO 1981...WHILE WEATHER
INFORMATION FOR THE LONDON CORBIN AIRPORT BEGIN IN 1954.

LOOK FOR MORE FALL LIKE CONDITIONS FOR THE NEXT COUPLE OF DAYS AS
HIGH PRESSURE MOVES INTO THE REGION. AFTER LOWS IN THE 30S
TONIGHT...HIGHS WILL ONLY WARM INTO THE 50S ON THURSDAY. ANOTHER
FRONTAL PASSAGE WILL BRING A CHANCE FOR PRECIPITATION LATE FRIDAY
INTO SATURDAY. IN FACT...THERE IS A POSSIBILITY OF SNOW SHOWERS IN
THE MIX...BUT MOSTLY AT HIGHER ELEVATIONS.

ON THIS DATE IN WEATHER HISTORY...BACK IN 1971...AN UNSEASONABLY WARM
AIR MASS BROUGHT RECORD SETTING HIGH TEMPERATURES TO EASTERN
KENTUCKY. AT THE LONDON CORBIN AIRPORT...THE MERCURY PEAKED AT 80
DEGREES BOTH ON THE 29TH AND 30TH OF OCTOBER...SETTING HIGH
TEMPERATURE RECORDS FOR BOTH DATES.

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AWUS83 KJKL 281913
RWSJKL
KYZ044-050>052-058>060-068-069-079-080-083>088-104-106>120-291915-

REGIONAL WEATHER SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON KY
313 PM EDT TUE OCT 28 2014

A MIXTURE OF CLEAR SKIES AND CLOUDY CONDITIONS VARIED OVER EASTERN
KENTUCKY. SOME MILD TEMPERATURES WERE ALSO PRESENT. 7 AM READINGS
RANGED FROM THE UPPER 40S IN THE COOLER VALLEYS TO THE 60S ELSEWHERE.
NORMAL LOWS FOR LATE OCTOBER ARE IN THE LOWER TO MIDDLE 40S. CLOUDS
OVERSPREAD EASTERN KENTUCKY FOR THE REST OF THE MORNING HOURS...AS
THE MERCURY WARMED INTO THE 70S BY LUNCHTIME.

THIS AFTERNOON WAS CLOUDY AS SHOWERS AND SOME ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS
DEVELOPED IN CENTRAL KENTUCKY. BY 3 PM...THE LEADING EDGE OF THE
ACTIVE WEATHER WAS JUST EASING INTO EASTERN KENTUCKY...MOSTLY
CONCENTRATED NORTH OF INTERSTATE 65. MID AFTERNOON TEMPERATURES WERE
IN THE MOSTLY IN THE MIDDLE 70S...ALTHOUGH READINGS WERE IN THE 60S
IN THE RAINY LOCATIONS. ALSO...GUSTY SOUTHWEST WINDS OF 10 TO 20 MPH
WERE PRESENT THIS AFTERNOON AS WELL.

BREEZY SHOWERS AND A POSSIBLE RUMBLE OF THUNDER CAN BE EXPECTED THIS
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT AS A COLD FRONT MOVES THROUGH THE REGION.
COOLER CONDITIONS WILL ARRIVE BEHIND THE FRONT...WITH HIGHS ONLY
AROUND 60 DEGREES WEDNESDAY...AND LOWS IN THE 30S WEDNESDAY NIGHT.

ON THIS DATE IN WEATHER HISTORY...BACK IN 1976...A TWO DAY COLD SNAP
RESULTED IN RECORD LOW TEMPERATURES AT THE LONDON CORBIN AIRPORT. ON
THE 28TH...THE MERCURY DIPPED DOWN TO 23 DEGREES...WHILE ON THE
29TH...THE TEMPERATURE BOTTOMED OUT AT 19 DEGREES. THE 19 DEGREE
READING TIED FOR THE SECOND COLDEST OCTOBER TEMPERATURE RECORDED AT
THE LONDON CORBIN AIRPORT SINCE 1954. THE COLDEST WAS 18 DEGREES ON
THE 26TH IN 1962.

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