August 2007 goes into the Record Books

AUGUST 2007 WILL BE LONG REMEMBERED FOR THE EXTENDED HEAT WAVE THAT
PERSISTED FOR VIRTUALLY THE WHOLE MONTH ACROSS EASTERN KENTUCKY.
AUGUST 2007 MADE SERIOUS CHANGES TO THE RECORD BOOK THAT SHOULD
STAND FOR YEARS TO COME. IN TOTAL...JACKSON AND LONDON COMBINED TO
BREAK OR TIE 56 DAILY...MONTHLY AND ALL TIME RECORDS...WITH LONDON
ACCOMPLISHING 36 BY ITSELF.

THE FOLLOWING IS A COMPREHENSIVE LIST OF RECORDS FROM AUGUST 2007...

AUGUST 5TH...

JACKSON TIES DAILY MAXIMUM LOW RECORD WITH 71 DEGREES.

AUGUST 6TH...

LONDON TIES DAILY MAXIMUM RECORD WITH 92 DEGREES.
LONDON BREAKS DAILY MAXIMUM LOW RECORD WITH 72 DEGREES.

AUGUST 7TH...

JACKSON TIES DAILY MAXIMUM RECORD WITH 92 DEGREES.
LONDON TIES DAILY MAXIMUM RECORD WITH 95 DEGREES.

AUGUST 8TH...

JACKSON BREAKS DAILY MAXIMUM RECORD WITH 94 DEGREES.
LONDON BREAKS DAILY MAXIMUM RECORD WITH 96 DEGREES.
JACKSON BREAKS DAILY MAXIMUM LOW RECORD WITH 74 DEGREES.
LONDON BREAKS DAILY MAXIMUM LOW RECORD WITH 73 DEGREES.

AUGUST 9TH...

JACKSON BREAKS DAILY MAXIMUM RECORD WITH 96 DEGREES.
LONDON BREAKS DAILY MAXIMUM RECORD WITH 98 DEGREES.
JACKSON BREAKS DAILY MAXIMUM LOW RECORD WITH 75 DEGREES.
JACKSON TIES MONTHLY MAXIMUM LOW RECORD WITH 75 DEGREES.
LONDON BREAKS DAILY MAXIMUM LOW RECORD WITH 73 DEGREES.

AUGUST 10TH...

JACKSON BREAKS DAILY MAXIMUM LOW RECORD WITH 74 DEGREES.
LONDON BREAKS DAILY MAXIMUM LOW RECORD WITH 74 DEGREES.
LONDON TIES MONTHLY MAXIMUM LOW RECORD WITH 74 DEGREES.

AUGUST 11TH...

LONDON TIES DAILY MAXIMUM LOW RECORD WITH 70 DEGREES.

AUGUST 12TH...

LONDON BREAKS DAILY MAXIMUM RECORD WITH 95 DEGREES.

AUGUST 14TH...

LONDON TIES DAILY MAXIMUM RECORD WITH 94 DEGREES.

AUGUST 15TH...

LONDON BREAKS DAILY MAXIMUM RECORD WITH 99 DEGREES.

AUGUST 16TH...

JACKSON TIES DAILY MAXIMUM RECORD WITH 99 DEGREES.
LONDON BREAKS DAILY MAXIMUM RECORD WITH 102 DEGREES.
LONDON BREAKS MONTHLY MAXIMUM RECORD WITH 102 DEGREES.
LONDON BREAKS ALL TIME MAXIMUM RECORD WITH 102 DEGREES.

AUGUST 19TH...

JACKSON BREAKS DAILY MAXIMUM RECORD WITH 95 DEGREES.
LONDON BREAKS DAILY MAXIMUM RECORD WITH 96 DEGREES.
JACKSON BREAKS DAILY PRECIPITATION RECORD WITH 1.82 INCHES.

AUGUST 20TH...

LONDON BREAKS DAILY MAXIMUM LOW RECORD WITH 74 DEGREES.
LONDON TIES MONTHLY MAXIMUM LOW RECORD WITH 74 DEGREES.

AUGUST 21ST...

LONDON TIES DAILY MAXIMUM LOW RECORD WITH 72 DEGREES.

AUGUST 22ND...

LONDON BREAKS DAILY MAXIMUM LOW RECORD WITH 72 DEGREES.

AUGUST 23RD...

JACKSON BREAKS DAILY MAXIMUM RECORD WITH 96 DEGREES.
LONDON BREAKS DAILY MAXIMUM RECORD WITH 101 DEGREES.
JACKSON BREAKS DAILY MAXIMUM LOW RECORD WITH 74 DEGREES.

AUGUST 24TH...

JACKSON BREAKS DAILY MAXIMUM RECORD WITH 95 DEGREES.
LONDON BREAKS DAILY MAXIMUM RECORD WITH 99 DEGREES.
JACKSON BREAKS DAILY MAXIMUM LOW RECORD WITH 76 DEGREES.
JACKSON BREAKS MONTHLY MAXIMUM LOW RECORD WITH 76 DEGREES.
JACKSON TIES ALL TIME MAXIMUM LOW RECORD WITH 76 DEGREES.
LONDON TIES DAILY MAXIMUM LOW RECORD WITH 72 DEGREES.

AUGUST 25TH...

LONDON BREAKS DAILY MAXIMUM RECORD WITH 95 DEGREES.
JACKSON BREAKS DAILY MAXIMUM LOW RECORD WITH 75 DEGREES.
LONDON BREAKS DAILY MAXIMUM LOW RECORD WITH 71 DEGREES.

AUGUST 26TH...

LONDON BREAKS DAILY MAXIMUM LOW RECORD WITH 72 DEGREES.

AUGUST 27TH...

LONDON BREAKS DAILY MAXIMUM RECORD WITH 95 DEGREES.

AUGUST 28TH...

JACKSON TIES DAILY MAXIMUM RECORD WITH 93 DEGREES.
LONDON BREAKS DAILY MAXIMUM RECORD WITH 95 DEGREES.

AUGUST 29TH...

LONDON BREAKS DAILY MAXIMUM RECORD WITH 95 DEGREES.
JACKSON TIES DAILY MAXIMUM LOW RECORD WITH 71 DEGREES.
LONDON TIES DAILY MAXIMUM LOW RECORD WITH 70 DEGREES.

HERE ARE SOME MONTHLY RECORDS THAT WERE SET LAST MONTH...

LONDON BREAKS WARMEST AUGUST RECORD WITH 81.4 DEGREES.
LONDON BREAKS DRIEST AUGUST RECORD WITH 0.45 INCHES.
LONDON BREAKS AUGUST RECORD FOR MOST HEATING DEGREE DAYS WITH 519
HEATING DEGREE DAYS.

AND MORE ALL TIME RECORDS...

LONDON BREAKS ALL TIME WARMEST MONTH RECORD WITH 81.4 DEGREES.
LONDON BREAKS ALL TIME RECORD FOR MOST HEATING DEGREE DAYS IN A
MONTH WITH 519 HEATING DEGREE DAYS.

OTHER NOTABLE RECORDS...

LONDON BREAKS WARMEST SUMMER RECORD WITH 76.7 DEGREES.
LONDON BREAKS MOST 90 DEGREE DAYS IN A MONTH RECORD WITH 28 DAYS.
LONDON BREAKS RECORD WITH MOST CONSECUTIVE 90 DEGREE DAYS WITH 20
DAYS IN A ROW.

NEAR MISS...

THE JACKSON WEATHER OFFICE HAD AN AVERAGE TEMPERATURE OF 80.3
DEGREES THROUGH AUGUST 29TH. BUT DUE TO THE LAST TWO DAYS OF THE
MONTH BEING COOLER THAN NORMAL...THE AVERAGE TEMPERATURE FOR AUGUST
ENDED UP BEING 79.9 DEGREES. THE 80.0 DEGREES FROM AUGUST 1995 IS
THE WARMEST AUGUST...AS WELL AS THE WARMEST MONTH OF ALL TIME AT
JACKSON. THUS AUGUST 2007 FINISHED RANKED AS THE SECOND WARMEST
AUGUST...AND SECOND WARMEST MONTH OF ALL TIME.




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