Weather forecast issued Wednesday, November 15, 2023
MM’s Local Weather Concerns
ELEVATED FIRE DANGER TODAY
Breezy conditons and low humidity, combined with drought conditions, will lead to a hightened risk for wildfires.
MM’s 5-Day Forecast
Yesterday’s Weather Statistics
On This Day
2005 – Severe thunderstorms produced over 30 tornadoes in six states, resulting in one fatality and at least 35 injuries. Some of the worst damage occurred in Henry County, Tennessee, where numerous homes and businesses were damaged or destroyed. The tornado outbreak produced 13 twisters across Middle Tennessee. One person was injured in Collinwood (Wayne County). Fortunately, no fatalities are reported.
1900 – A record lake-effect snowstorm at Watertown, New York, produced 45 inches in 24 hours. The storm total was 49 inches.
The Drought Monitor is updated each Thursday. The map below was updated on Thursday, November 9. Notice how the “exceptional drought” category is now creeping into southeast TN.
Current Snowfall Depth
Jet streams are relatively narrow bands of strong wind in the upper levels of the atmosphere. Jet streams follow the boundaries between hot and cold air.
Past 24-Hour Radar-Indicated Precip
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