Cold Streak officially over

Early Wednesday afternoon...both the Jackson Weather Office and the London Corbin Airport finally warmed above 32 degrees. This is the first afternoon this year that either location has seen above freezing temperatures. In fact...the last time that Jackson and London had temperatures above 32 degrees was during the pre-dawn hours of New Year's Day...just before an arctic cold front barreled through the region.

The following are the record event reports for Jackson and London...along with the top 12 coldest streaks at both locations...courtesy of xmACIS.

RECORD EVENT REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON KY
255 PM EST WED JAN 13 2010

...COLD STREAK TIED AT JACKSON KY...

YESTERDAY WAS THE 11TH DAY IN A ROW THAT THE JACKSON WEATHER OFFICE
DID NOT SEE THE TEMPERATURE GO ABOVE 32 DEGREES. THIS TIED THE
RECORD THAT WAS ESTABLISHED ON DECEMBER 26TH 1989...AND TIED ON
JANUARY 4TH 2001.

THIS RECORD WILL REMAIN TIED. EARLY THIS AFTERNOON...JACKSON
ECLIPSED 32 DEGREES. CLIMATE RECORDS FOR JACKSON DATE BACK TO 1981.

 

JACKSON JULIAN CARROLL AP (KJKL)
Consecutive Days
Maximum Temperature <= 32.0 degrees F
Years: 1981-2010

Rank  # Days   End Date
  1     11    1/12/2010
  2     11    1/ 4/2001
  3     11   12/26/1989
  4      9   12/28/1995
  5      7    2/10/2007
  6      7    1/27/2003
  7      7    2/ 6/1996
  8      7    1/21/1984
  9      6    1/29/2000
 10      6    1/10/1988
 11      6    1/28/1987
 12      6    1/14/1982

End Date is the last day of the run.

 

RECORD EVENT REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON KY
301 PM EST WED JAN 13 2010

...COLD STREAK TIED AT LONDON KY...

YESTERDAY MARKED THE 11TH DAY IN A ROW THAT THE LONDON CORBIN
AIRPORT DID NOT SEE THE MERCURY RISE ABOVE 32 DEGREES. THIS TIED THE
RECORD THAT WAS SET ON DECEMBER 26TH 1989. EARLIER TODAY...LONDON
SURPASSED 32 DEGREES...THUS THIS RECORD WILL REMAIN TIED.

CLIMATE RECORDS FOR THE LONDON CORBIN AIRPORT DATE BACK TO 1954.

LONDON CORBIN AP (KLOZ)
Consecutive Days
Maximum Temperature <= 32.0 degrees F
Years: 1954-2010

Rank  # Days   End Date
  1     11    1/12/2010
  2     11   12/26/1989
  3     10    1/ 3/2001
  4      9    1/31/1966
  5      7    2/ 4/1980
  6      7    1/22/1977
  7      7    1/12/1973
  8      7    1/ 7/1969
  9      7    2/ 4/1965
 10      7   12/24/1963
 11      7    1/30/1961
 12      7    3/ 7/1960

End Date is the last day of the run.

 

 

 

 

 

 


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