Author name: Fred Gossage

Warm and breezy today. Wet weather returns Thursday. Cooler to end the week. Big warmup next week.

Quiet weather is still in place early this Thursday morning across the Tennessee Valley with high pressure still firmly entrenched across the Southeast. Temperatures are mostly between the mid to upper 30s and the lower 40s this morning, although the sheltered valley areas around Pulaski, Lewisburg, and Hohenwald have slipped down just below freezing, making […]

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Mostly quiet this week. Warming trend ahead. Rain chance by Thursday.

It’s a beautiful, cloud-free day on this Monday across the Tennessee Valley! Temperatures have made it up into the mid to upper 50s this afternoon. The closest unsettled weather we have is a frontal boundary over the Plains that won’t get here until Thursday and then showery weather off the Southeast coast that is moving

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Warm temps and rain arriving today. Much colder for Saturday. Quick warm up again next week.

By February standards at least, we are mild across the Tennessee Valley early on this Friday morning. Temperatures across most of the area are holding in the mid to upper 40s thanks to cloud cover acting as an insulating blanket across the area, although Hohenwald and Lewisburg have snuck down to the lower 40s. We

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Sunshine returns today! So will the 60s beginning tomorrow. Rain chances late week.

It was another active weather day on Monday across the Tennessee Valley with more widespread showers and storms even the afternoon, some of which even had some hail! Then, gusty winds in the afternoon and overnight and even some snow showers over parts of middle Tennessee! It’s been an active past few days, but that

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Rain and storms continue today. Maybe a flurry tonight? Quiet rest of the week!

Rain from the overnight has shifted off to the east early on this Monday morning, with strong thunderstorms restricted well to our south. We’re not done with the yet though, as we will discuss going forward. Temperatures early this morning are in the low to mid 50s for most of us, although a few folks

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Sunshine and mild temps next few days. Rainy and unsettled to end out the week and head into the weekend.

We’ll start early on this Tuesday morning by looking at the big picture across the country. Despite being mostly quiet across our area and the center of the nation, it’s kind of a convoluted weather pattern across the country as a whole. The upper low that brought the rainy weather to our area on Sunday

Sunshine and mild temps next few days. Rainy and unsettled to end out the week and head into the weekend. Read More »

A look back at January rainfall and a peek forward at February climatology in the TN Valley

It’s the start of another month, and that means we look at what local climatology for our part of the Tennessee Valley suggests the weather “should” average near, but it’s also the time where we look back at recent stats from the previous month. Our local area’s official NWS climate reporting station is at the

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Heavy rain and localized flooding today. More rain chances remainder of the week.

Rain is knocking on the door to the Tennessee Valley on this Wednesday morning! You can see a complex of moderate to heavy rain over southwest Tennessee back into north central Mississippi with strong thunderstorms trailing it southward through southwest Mississippi into Louisiana. This will be our big ticket weather item for today. A FLOOD

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High-Impact Winter Storm incoming for the TN Valley. Significant Travel Impacts Expected

A WINTER STORM WARNING remains in effect for almost all of our viewing area counties (except Morgan County, AL that has a WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY) until 6:00 AM Tuesday morning. This is for high confidence in significant accumulations of snow, sleet, and a bit of freezing rain… depending on what specific parts of the area

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Winter Storm Likely Monday. Heavy Snow Accumulation and Travel Impacts Expected.

It’s the active weather pattern that just keeps on giving. In anticipation of what is looking more and more like a high impact winter storm (at least by Tennessee Valley standards) across the area beginning late Sunday night and peaking in impact and intensity on Monday, the local National Weather Service offices have placed almost

Winter Storm Likely Monday. Heavy Snow Accumulation and Travel Impacts Expected. Read More »