TENNESSEE VALLEY WEATHER BLOG

Active weather pattern ahead. Shower & t’storm chances next several days. Severe storm risk increasing for Sunday.

By Fred Gossage | May 22, 2024

It’s a downright balmy morning across the Tennessee Valley early on this Wednesday. As of the 4:00am hour, temperatures across the region were still into the low to mid 70s (ignore Scottsboro’s reading over there; it’s been acting up the past few weeks!). This is thanks to mostly cloudy skies across the area and a […]

Unsettled, stormy weather pattern sticks around through the weekend.

By Kelli Rosson | May 21, 2024

It’s another hot day here in the Tennessee Valley. It’s also our last dry day for the near future. Aside from today, every day on the 7 day forecast from here on out has a rain and storm chance. Have your rain gear ready, but you won’t need it for the rest of today. Expect […]

Sunny and very warm today. Rain and storm chances return for the second half of the week and the weekend.

By Fred Gossage | May 21, 2024

The quiet and warm weather continues across the Tennessee Valley on this Tuesday. The ridge of high pressure in the upper-levels strengthens overhead, and that means we’ll see less in the way of cloud cover than Monday and we also shouldn’t see any stray showers for today. High temps will be a couple degrees warmer […]

Nice start to the week. Unsettled and stormy pattern arrives soon.

By Kelli Rosson | May 20, 2024

I hope everybody had a wonderful weekend across the Tennessee Valley! It’s graduation season, and I know a lot of you have been dodging rain and storms, but hey, that’s summertime in the South! While this afternoon we have the slightest, smallest chance for a pop-up storm, I think most of us will stay dry. […]

Sunshine and warm temperatures the next few days. Rain and storms return later in the week.

By Fred Gossage | May 20, 2024

Sunny, beautiful weather continues across the Tennessee Valley for this Monday. We do expect a few clouds in the sky, but much more blue than cloud cover. Daytime highs will be seasonably warm again with temps topping out in the mid to upper 80s. Overnight lows tonight under mostly clear to partly cloudy skies get […]

Seasonably warm temperatures ahead. Rain chances back off for now but return later in the week.

By Fred Gossage | May 19, 2024

After a stormy Saturday across the Tennessee Valley, we are back to quiet weather today. The weather system that brought the rain and storms to the area yesterday is shifting away, and we are returning to mostly sunny to partly cloudy skies on this Sunday. Daytime highs across the region will be in the low […]

Lightning Strike To Blame For Fatal Lawrence County, TN Fire

By Ben Luna | May 13, 2024

On May 9, 2024, at approximately 7:46 a.m. Lawrence County Fire & Rescue Tennessee Units responded to a residential structure fire at 3 Morgan Road in the New Prospect Fire District. First arriving units immediately initiated fire attack and search efforts. Firefighter’s quickly located victims with no viable life signs. The following persons perished as […]

Cloudy with showers at time today. T’storms late tonight and Tuesday. More rain late in the week.

By Fred Gossage | May 13, 2024

Clouds are thick in place across the Tennessee Valley early this Monday morning as a complex of showers and thunderstorms tracks south of our region across the southern half of Mississippi into south Alabama. The northern edge of that complex is spreading a few light showers into the area this morning, but nothing of too […]