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MM’s Week Ahead Forecast


A (Welcome) Warming Trend


MM’s Wx Vlog

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This Week’s Hazards

Five-Day Outlook

Normal High: 54 deg Normal Low: 34 deg

Five-Day Weather Forecast 

Monday: Sunny and much warmer!

Tuesday: Partly cloudy. Mild.

Wednesday: Mostly sunny. Continued mild.

Thanksgiving: Partly cloudy and mild. Rain showers likely overnight.

Friday: Chance showers. Colder.

Forecast Discussion 

This week’s forecast is dominated by a warming trend, which is welcome news for so many! As we approach Thanksgiving, a more unsettled weather pattern may begin to evolve. That should lead to showers Thanksgiving night and Friday. Forecast confidence from Thursday night to the weekend is low, so stay tuned for updates!

Weather Statistics & History

Weather statistics are available each day at

Weather history is updated for each day at


Drought Outlook 

Drought conditions continue across the state. The drought map updates each Thursday. For more drought info, please visit

Estimated population in drought Areas in TN last week = 4,338,497

Estimated population in drought Areas in TN this week = 4,544,260


Five-Day Total Rainfall Forecast 

Current Snow Cover Map 

Extended Temperature Outlook (Nov 26-30)

Extended Precip Outlook (Nov 26-30)


Artemis I Update

The Space Launch System rocket launched late last Tuesday night. Now, the Orion capsule that was carried up by the rocket will conduct a flyby of the Moon tomorrow morning! During Artemis II, the Orion capsule wil be carrying astronauts.

NASA will cover the flyby live on NASA TV from and the NASA app starting at 6:15 a.m. CST Monday, Nov. 21. The burn is planned for 6:44 a.m. Orion will lose communication with Earth as it passes behind the Moon from 6:25 a.m. through 6:59 a.m., making its closest approach of approximately 80 miles from the surface at 6:57 a.m. 

The Artemis launch late Tuesday night. (NASA)

Meteorologist Mark Kids’ Classes (MM Class)

The next MM kid’s classes will take place in January and February of 2023. The next Crossville class will take place on Wednesday, January 18 at 4:30 pm. The Clarkrange class will take place Thursday, February 2 at 5:00 pm. Registration is required. The class topic will be hail! Registration can be found at


This month’s MM newsletter featured stories that include the NOAA winter outlook, an unusual November winter storm that struck the plateau, and the real story behind woolly worms. That and more are all in November’s newsletter! Subscribe today to support the MM kids classes or just try a sample for free at

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You all have a great day and keep lookin’ up!

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