Drier days return in time for the weekend
MM’s Wx Vlog
Thursday: Mostly cloudy, with scattered showers & thunderstorms.
Friday: Partly cloudy, with a chance for a shower or storm, especially in the afternoon.
Weekend: Mostly sunny.
Monday: Partly cloudy.
Tuesday: Partly cloudy, with a slight chance for a shower or storm.
Wednesday: Partly cloudy.
MM’s Wx Concerns
Any additional rainfall could cause roads to floods today. Be safe. never drive across a flooded road. Keep in mind that the road may not even still be there!
Almanac for Yesterday
On This Day in Wx History
1981 – Seattle, WA, received four inches of rain in 24 hours, a record for the city.
Yesterday’s National Temperature Extremes
High: 98° at both Rio Grande Village & Cotulla, Texas
Low: 22° at Crater Lake, Oregon
The tropical system we’ve been watching for days is now just 100 miles off the Carolina coastline. It has only a meager chance for development before a front sweeps it out to sea. Regardless, the system is expected to bring heavy rainfall to the Carolinas over the weekend.
Sun & Moon
The first Upper Cumberland Bigfoot festival is coming October 16th! Go to https://ucbigfoot.com/ for more information!
Today’s Tennessee Weather
Skies will clear across the west today, while the rest of us continue to deal with scattered showers and thunderstorms. Activity is not expected to be as widespread or intense as yesterday’s. Look for afternoon highs near 80 across much of the state, with the Cumberland Plateau staying in the mid 70s.
Tonight’s Tennessee Weather
Rain continues to slowly move east overnight, with mainly East Tennessee having the risk for showers and thunderstorms. In areas where skies clear, watch for patchy dense fog. Overnight lows will be n the low to mid 60s statewide.
Tomorrow’s Tennessee Weather
Skies will be partly to mostly sunny across the state, with a chance for a shower or thunderstorm being found across the Cumberland Plateau and East Tennessee. Afternoon highs will warm into the mid 80s across West Tennessee, where sunshine will be more abundant, while the rest of us stay closer to the 80-degree mark.
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