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MM’s Tuesday Weather Forecast for January 18

The January thawing begins

Noon Forecast (new!) 

48-Hour Forecast 

Most of the rain should hold off until lunchtime and then last the rest of the day.

Extended Forecast

Tuesday: Becoming mostly sunny and breezy.

Wednesday: Daytime rain that changes to overnight wintry mix and then snow. Light accumulation possible.

Thursday: Chance of morning light snow, then becoming partly cloudy in the afternoon. Cold.

Friday: Chance morning snow showers, then partly to mostly cloudy and cold.

Saturday – Sunday: Partly to mostly sunny and cold.

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MM’s Winter Wx Concerns  

A strong area of cold high pressure will quickly move in behind Wednesday evening’s cold front. If that high undercuts moisture, we could see a light accumulation of sleet and snow. If that high pushes all the moisture south as it moves in, we will see little to nothing. Regardless of either situation, this looks to be a light precip event. I should note that if more sleet mixes in it won’t take much to make roads hazardous yet again. So, while precip may be light, impacts to roadways may be high.

On This Day in Wx History

1994- A record cold air mass pushes into the mid state. The high temperature reaches just 10 degrees at Nashville. The plateau is especially hard-hit, as Crossville checks in with a low of -8.

Almanac for Yesterday

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Prepare for major travel impacts Sunday through Monday. Refer to TDOT’s SmartWay map for road info. That info can be found at the link below.

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