A beautiful and cool weekend ahead
Friday: Partly to mostly cloudy, with a chance for an afternoon/evening shower or thunderstorm. Rain likely overnight.
Bigfoot Festival Saturday: Early morning sprinkle, then partly to mostly sunny skies! Cooler. Perfect festival weather!
Sunday: Mostly sunny and much cooler.
Monday – Wednesday: Mostly sunny and pleasant.
Thursday: Partly sunny, with a chance for showers.
MM’s Wx Concerns
A strong cold front will bring gusty southerly winds to the area by Friday afternoon and evening. Rain and storms in the overnight could be strong, though widespread severe weather is not expected in our area.
Almanac for Yesterday
On This Day in Wx History
1966 – Iowa experienced its worst late season tornado of record. In just one minute a twister tore through the town of Belmond leveling 75 percent of the businesses, and 100 homes, causing more than eleven million dollars damage.
Yesterday’s National Temperature Extremes
High: 102° at Falcon Lake, Texas
Low: 8° at Vernal, Utah
Sun & Moon
The first Upper Cumberland Bigfoot festival is coming October 16th to benefit the United Fund of Cumberland County! Go to https://ucbigfoot.com/ for more information! Look for my booth at the festival! I’ll have shirts and pictures to sell, as well as some goodies to give away while supplies last.
Today’s Tennessee Weather
Showers and thunderstorms will be possible throughout the day, as a strong storm system approaches from the west. Southerly winds ahead of this system could become gusty by the afternoon and evening hours. A few thunderstorms could be severe across mainly West Tennessee. Afternoon highs will climb to near 80 degrees.
Tonight’s Tennessee Weather
Showers and thunderstorms become likely statewide, as a strong cold front crosses the region. Temps will cool rapidly behind the front. Overnight lows will range from the 40s across West Tennessee behind the cold front, to the upper 50s in East Tennessee ahead of the front.
Tomorrow’s Tennessee Weather
A few showers are possible the first half of the day in East Tennessee. Otherwise, much of the rest of the state will see partly to mostly sunny skies. It’s a cooler day, with highs only in the 60s statewide.