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  • Current Weather Conditions in PADUCAH, KY - Updated Apr 27 1:35 AM

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    Wind:  North at 8 mph
    Pressure:  29.96 inches Rising
    Humidity:   65%
    Dewpoint:   38° F (03° C)
    Mostly Clear. Lows In The Lower 40s. Northeast Winds 5 To 10 Mph.

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