MM’s Wx Vlog
This Week’s Hazards
There is a risk for thunderstorms on Tuesday. At thit time, severe weather is not expected, though that risk is being monitored. In addition to thunderstoms, southerly winds are expected to increase Monday night into Tuesday with that storm system, with some gusts reaching 30 mph.
Five-Day Weather Forecast
Sunday: Mostly sunny and warm.
Monday: Continued mostly sunny and warm. Clouds increase a bit overnight.
Tuesday: Increasing clouds and warm. Chance of showers by afternoon. Showers and thunderstorms are expected to increase in coverage overnight.
Wednesday: Chance for morning showers, then partly cloudy.
Thursday: Mostly sunny.
This model runs from Tuesday morning to Thursday morning. A storm system is shown as being quite potent to our west, but weakening as it moves east toward the plateau.
MM’s Severe Wx Concerns
Storm Prediction Center (SPC) Forecast Threats for Tuesday
The SPC has placed our area in the “general thunderstorms” category for Tuesday. I’ll keep an eye on that.
The greatest threat is expected to stay well to our southwest.
On This Day
1963- A prolonged warm spell settles over the mid state. Crossville’s 79 degrees represents the 4th consecutive daily record high temperature.
1091 – Tornado (possible F-4) strikes the heart of London killing two and demolishing the wooden London Bridge.
Drought conditions continue to worsen across the state. With little to no appreciable rainfall in sight, drought will continue to worsen. For more info, please visit https://meteorologistmark.com/drought-info/
Tennesseans affected by drought last week: 669,041
Tennesseans affected by drought this week: 3,482,576
Past 24-Hour Temperature Changes
Bluer colors represent colder temps from 24 hours ago this morning, while redder colors indicate warmer temps from 24 hours ago.
Today’s High Temps & Departure from Average
Today’s high temps are shown below. The coloration indicates departure from average, with redder colors indicating above-average high temps and bluer colors indicating below-average high temps. White coloration indicates average temps.
Highest temp expected today: 94 degrees (red star)
Coolest high temp expected today: 10 degrees (blue star)
Tomorrow Morning’s Low Temps & Departure from Average
Tomorrow morning’s low temps are shown below. The coloration indicates departure from average, with redder colors indicating above-average low temps and bluer colors indicating below-average temps. White coloration indicates average temps expected.
Warmest overnight low expected: 79 degrees (red star)
Coolest overnight low expected: -1 degrees (blue star)
Current Snow Cover Map
An area of low pressure is being monitored in the Atlantic. It appears that just as this system might start developing, it will move into cooler waters and struggle. Again, it is being monitored closely.
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