Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Paducah, KY

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WEATHER SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KY
407 AM CDT TUE APR 14 2015

A SLOW-MOVING UPPER-LEVEL STORM SYSTEM...APPROACHING THE AREA FROM
THE SOUTHWEST...HAS BROUGHT A PROLONGED PERIOD OF MODERATE RAINFALL
TO THE SOUTHERN HALF OF THE REGION FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
EARLY THIS MORNING. THE HEAVIEST RAINS HAVE FALLEN IN A ZONE FROM
NEAR NEW MADRID MISSOURI NORTHEAST TO WICKLIFFE AND PADUCAH KENTUCKY
AS WELL AS METROPOLIS ILLINOIS. RAINFALL AMOUNTS IN EXCESS OF ONE
AND THREE QUARTERS OF AN INCH ARE COMMON IN THIS ZONE. ELSEWHERE
ACROSS SOUTHEAST MISSOURI...WEST KENTUCKY...AND THE SOUTHERN TIP OF
ILLINOIS...RAINFALL AMOUNTS GENERALLY RANGE FROM ONE HALF INCH TO
ONE INCH. FARTHER NORTH ONLY LIGHT RAIN HAS BEEN RECEIVED.

AT 4 AM...THE RAINFALL HAS COME TO AN END OVER WESTERN PORTIONS OF
SOUTHEAST MISSOURI...BUT IT CONTINUES AT A MODERATE RATE IN AREAS
GENERALLY ALONG AND SOUTH OF A LINE FROM PERRYVILLE MISSOURI TO
OWENSBORO KENTUCKY. TEMPERATURES GENERALLY RANGED FROM 55 TO 60
DEGREES ACROSS THE REGION.

A PROLONGED PERIOD OF WEAK SOUTHWEST FLOW ALOFT WILL RESULT IN
RATHER WET AND MILD CONDITIONS ACROSS THE REGION THROUGH NEXT
WEEKEND. ONE UPPER-LEVEL DISTURBANCE WILL BRING AN END TO THE
RAINFALL AS IT PUSHES EAST OF THE REGION EARLY TODAY. THE NEXT
DISTURBANCE WILL BRING SHOWERS AND A FEW THUNDERSTORMS TO THE REGION
WEDNESDAY INTO THURSDAY. AFTER A BRIEF DRY PERIOD THURSDAY NIGHT...A
LARGER STORM SYSTEM WILL BRING PERIODS OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
TO THE REGION FRIDAY THROUGH NEXT WEEKEND. DRIER AND COOLER WEATHER
IS EXPECTED EARLY NEXT WEEK...AS SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE FINALLY
BUILDS OVERHEAD.

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FOR A MORE DETAILED METEOROLOGICAL DISCUSSION, REFER TO THE
AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION PRODUCT (PIL SDFAFDPAH).

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