weather.gov     
National Weather Service

Regional Weather Summary
NWS Homepage
This page is being discontinued on March 12, 2014.
The same data is available at this site. Please update your bookmarks.
Thank you, and we apologize for the inconvenience.
Please send an email to SR-SRH.Webmaster@noaa.gov with any concerns.


Current Version
Previous Version:    01  02  03  04  05  
[Printable]
265
AWUS83 KJKL 221925
RWSJKL
KYZ044-050>052-058>060-068-069-079-080-083>088-104-106>120-231930-

REGIONAL WEATHER SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON KY
325 PM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

EASTERN KENTUCKY WAS UNDER PARTLY TO MOSTLY CLOUDY SKIES WITH AREAS
OF PATCHY VALLEY FOG THIS MORNING. TEMPERATURES AT 7 AM RANGED FROM
THE MID AND UPPER 30S IN THE VALLEYS TO THE MID 40S ON THE RIDGES.
NORMAL LOWS FOR THIS TIME OF YEAR ARE IN THE LOW TO MID 40S.

BY MID AFTERNOON...CONDITIONS ACROSS THE AREA WERE DRY WITH PARTLY
CLOUDY TO CLOUDY SKIES. TEMPERATURES WERE GENERALLY IN THE UPPER
40S TO MID 50S...WHICH IS COOL FOR THIS DAY IN OCTOBER. TYPICALLY...
THE HIGH FOR TODAY IS IN THE MID TO UPPER 60S.

CLOUDS WILL BE ON THE DECREASE TONIGHT AS THE STORM SYSTEM ALONG THE
MID ATLANTIC COAST DEPARTS AND AN AREA OF HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS IN
FROM THE WEST. IT WILL LIKELY BRING FAIR WEATHER LASTING INTO THE
UPCOMING WEEKEND. LOWS TONIGHT WILL GENERALLY RANGE FROM THE MID 30S
TO AROUND 40. HIGHS ON THURSDAY WILL BE IN THE UPPER 50S TO LOWER
60S.

ON THIS DATE IN WEATHER HISTORY...IN 1987...AN EARLY SEASON COLD
SNAP HIT THE AREA SENDING TEMPERATURES WELL BELOW FREEZING. THE COLD
SPOTS WERE AT SOMERSET AND STEARNS WHERE THE MERCURY BOTTOMED OUT AT
A BONE CHILLING 17 DEGREES. GRAY HAWK AND BARBOURVILLE ALSO DIPPED
BELOW 20 DEGREES...REPORTING 18 AND 19 DEGREES RESPECTIVELY. THE LOW
TEMPERATURE AT THE LONDON CORBIN AIRPORT FELL TO 21 DEGREES...WHILE
AT THE JACKSON WEATHER OFFICE...THE MERCURY DROPPED TO 26 DEGREES.
CLIMATE RECORDS FOR LONDON AND JACKSON DATE BACK TO 1954 AND 1981
RESPECTIVELY.

$$

TAB/DBS












U.S. Dept. of Commerce
NOAA National Weather Service
1325 East West Highway
Silver Spring, MD 20910
E-mail: w-nws.webmaster@noaa.gov
Page last modified: May 16, 2007
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE: for Safety, for Work, for Fun - FOR LIFE