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Current Weather Conditions in PADUCAH, KY - Updated Sep 02 4:05 PM

86° F
(30° C)
Wind:  West at 10 mph
Pressure:  29.93 inches Falling
Humidity:   58%
Dewpoint:   70° F (21° C)
Notes:  Heat Index 90
Mostly Cloudy In The Evening Then Becoming Partly Cloudy. A 20 Percent Chance Of Showers And Thunderstorms. Lows Around 70. Southwest Winds 5 Mph In The Evening Becoming Calm After Midnight.

5 Day Forecast for PADUCAH, KY - Updated Sep 02 3:04 PM
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