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Event Excessive Heat
State KENTUCKY
County/Area CHRISTIAN
WFO PAH
Begin Date 07/18/2012 10:00:00 CST-6
End Date 07/19/2012 17:00:00 CST-6
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 0.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative High temperatures once again climbed over the 100-degree mark after being in the 90's for about ten days. The high at Paducah was 101 on the 18th and 19th. The high on the 18th broke the daily record by one degree. Overnight lows were in the mid 70's. Factoring in the humidity, heat indices climbed as high as about 110 degrees. The peak heat index on the 19th was 111 at Paducah, 110 at Hopkinsville, and 108 at Henderson. A strong and persistent high in the upper levels of the atmosphere remained anchored over the central states.
Event Narrative


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
UNION (ZONE) UNION (ZONE) KY 07/18/2012 10:00 CST-6 Excessive Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
BALLARD (ZONE) BALLARD (ZONE) KY 07/18/2012 10:00 CST-6 Excessive Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
TRIGG (ZONE) TRIGG (ZONE) KY 07/18/2012 10:00 CST-6 Excessive Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
TODD (ZONE) TODD (ZONE) KY 07/18/2012 10:00 CST-6 Excessive Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
MUHLENBERG (ZONE) MUHLENBERG (ZONE) KY 07/18/2012 10:00 CST-6 Excessive Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
MCLEAN (ZONE) MCLEAN (ZONE) KY 07/18/2012 10:00 CST-6 Excessive Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
MCCRACKEN (ZONE) MCCRACKEN (ZONE) KY 07/18/2012 10:00 CST-6 Excessive Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
MARSHALL (ZONE) MARSHALL (ZONE) KY 07/18/2012 10:00 CST-6 Excessive Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
LYON (ZONE) LYON (ZONE) KY 07/18/2012 10:00 CST-6 Excessive Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
LIVINGSTON (ZONE) LIVINGSTON (ZONE) KY 07/18/2012 10:00 CST-6 Excessive Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
DAVIESS (ZONE) DAVIESS (ZONE) KY 07/18/2012 10:00 CST-6 Excessive Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
HOPKINS (ZONE) HOPKINS (ZONE) KY 07/18/2012 10:00 CST-6 Excessive Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
HICKMAN (ZONE) HICKMAN (ZONE) KY 07/18/2012 10:00 CST-6 Excessive Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
HENDERSON (ZONE) HENDERSON (ZONE) KY 07/18/2012 10:00 CST-6 Excessive Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
GRAVES (ZONE) GRAVES (ZONE) KY 07/18/2012 10:00 CST-6 Excessive Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
FULTON (ZONE) FULTON (ZONE) KY 07/18/2012 10:00 CST-6 Excessive Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CRITTENDEN (ZONE) CRITTENDEN (ZONE) KY 07/18/2012 10:00 CST-6 Excessive Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CHRISTIAN (ZONE) CHRISTIAN (ZONE) KY 07/18/2012 10:00 CST-6 Excessive Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CARLISLE (ZONE) CARLISLE (ZONE) KY 07/18/2012 10:00 CST-6 Excessive Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CALLOWAY (ZONE) CALLOWAY (ZONE) KY 07/18/2012 10:00 CST-6 Excessive Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CALDWELL (ZONE) CALDWELL (ZONE) KY 07/18/2012 10:00 CST-6 Excessive Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
WEBSTER (ZONE) WEBSTER (ZONE) KY 07/18/2012 10:00 CST-6 Excessive Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K