Hazards of the Week
MM’s Wx Vlog
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Thursday: Partly cloudy and windy.
Friday: Mostly cloudy. Temperatures falling. Rain and t-showers could mix with sleet in the afternoon, turning to snow showers overnight. Light accumulation of snow possible overnight.
Saturday: Mostly cloudy, with mainly morning snow showers.
Sunday: Sunny & warmer.
Monday: Chance Showers.
Tuesday: Showers likely.
MM’s Winter Wx Concerns
Yes, I had to dust off the snow scale! Some models are showing more accumulation but we’ll keep it at “one inch or less” for now.
MM’s Severe Wx Concerns
On This Day in Wx History
2006- The deadliest tornado outbreak since the Super Outbreak of 1974 strikes Middle Tennessee. Nine tornadoes touch down across the mid state, including an F3 storm that kills 7 people in Gallatin, injuring another 128. Two separate tornadoes strike Warren County, killing 3. Widespread hail also occurs. Four-inch hailstones are reported in Ashland City, and 3¼ hail occurs in Hillsdale (Macon County). Three-inch hail is reported in Centerville, with baseball-size hail occurring in several other locations.
2007- Crossville’s low temperature of 20 degrees sets a new record low for the month, just 13 days after setting a record high for the month of March.
Today’s Fire Weather Map
Fire weather season for Tennessee is October 15 through May 15.
The data cutoff for Drought Monitor maps is each Tuesday at 7 a.m. The maps, which are based on analysis of the data, are then released to the public each Thursday at 7:30 a.m. For much more drought info, please follow my link to https://meteorologistmark.com/drought-info/.
The April MM kids class will feature lightning! The date of that class will be Thursday, April 14 at 4:30. The location will be at TCAT. Register your child at https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfN9hkFKnAvnrCYg1ewfFsjuJEXyRR8fHDyBVX95V_ey7OZDg/viewform.
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This week’s newsletter focuses on what most commonly “makes or breaks” a severe weather event in our region. I’ve got some good info!
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