Paducah National Weather Service http://wkms.org en Paducah NWS Meteorologist Reflects on Spring, Looks to Summer Months http://wkms.org/post/paducah-nws-meteorologist-reflects-spring-looks-summer-months <p>A local meteorologist says while the region has had a relatively mild spring, the coming summer months could bring severe weather, especially lightning.&nbsp;</p><p> Wed, 04 Jun 2014 22:54:49 +0000 Parker Franklin 41060 at http://wkms.org Paducah NWS Meteorologist Reflects on Spring, Looks to Summer Months NWS: Severe Weather and Thunderstorms Watches Issued Throughout Our Listening Area http://wkms.org/post/nws-severe-weather-and-thunderstorms-watches-issued-throughout-our-listening-area <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">UPDATE: Friday 3:45 p.m.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The majority of our listening area is now under a severe thunderstorm watch through&nbsp;8 p.m. tonight.&nbsp;</span></p><p> Fri, 09 May 2014 20:46:17 +0000 Rob Canning 40426 at http://wkms.org NWS: Severe Weather and Thunderstorms Watches Issued Throughout Our Listening Area National Weather Service: Arctic Temperatures Likely To Recycle Until Spring http://wkms.org/post/national-weather-service-arctic-temperatures-likely-recycle-until-spring <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Arctic temperatures are back in our region for the second time this year with some officials speculating this might not be the end of it.&nbsp;</span></p><p>Despite highs in the 50s Monday, National Weather Service officials are predicting single digit wind chills Tuesday, rising to a high of 30 degrees Wednesday before an even colder air mass arrives late&nbsp;Wednesday&nbsp;night.</p><p> Tue, 21 Jan 2014 18:50:41 +0000 Rob Canning 38183 at http://wkms.org National Weather Service: Arctic Temperatures Likely To Recycle Until Spring NWS Calls For Severe Storms Over Weekend http://wkms.org/post/nws-calls-severe-storms-over-weekend <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">National Weather Service forecasters in Paducah say strong storms are likely ahead of a significant cold front that will move through the region&nbsp;Saturday&nbsp;night and&nbsp;Sunday. &nbsp;</span></p><p> Fri, 15 Nov 2013 17:10:47 +0000 Rob Canning 36609 at http://wkms.org NWS Calls For Severe Storms Over Weekend National Weather Service Predicts Severe Thunderstorms Through The Weekend http://wkms.org/post/national-weather-service-predicts-severe-thunderstorms-through-weekend <div class="im" style="color: rgb(80, 0, 80); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal;"><p>The National Weather Service is predicting heavy rainfall for the next three days. 2-3 inches have been predicted with a chance of several thunderstorms in the early weekend.&nbsp;</p><p>NWS Meteorologist Kelly Hooper said the recent conditions for storms are unusual for this time of year.</p> Thu, 08 Aug 2013 15:57:02 +0000 Rob Canning 33827 at http://wkms.org National Weather Service Predicts Severe Thunderstorms Through The Weekend Possible Downburst Hits Calloway County Community http://wkms.org/post/possible-downburst-hits-calloway-county-community <p>A powerful storm moved through parts of northern Calloway County early Thursday afternoon, generating a possible downburst near Kirksey that damaged more than 20 structures, leveled about 50 trees, and brought down several power lines.</p><p> Fri, 19 Jul 2013 17:53:58 +0000 John Null & Todd Hatton 33229 at http://wkms.org Possible Downburst Hits Calloway County Community