TENNESSEE VALLEY WEATHER BLOG

Excessive Heat Warning Thursday and Friday. Heat index values up to 117°.

By Kelli Rosson | June 28, 2023

It is going to be hotter than a ghost pepper in a sauna for the rest of the week. Enjoy relatively cooler temperatures today with highs in the lower 90s, as temperatures will rise to the upper 90s and lower 100s Thursday through Saturday. Stay hydrated, avoid excessive time outdoors, and dress appropriately for the […]

Excessive Heat Watch: Triple-Digit Temps This week. Weekend Rain To Bring Some Relief.

By Ben Luna | June 27, 2023

We will feel like we are living inside the witch’s oven from Hansel and Gretel for the rest of the week. Temperatures begin to rise this week, with highs in the upper 90s and lower 100s expected Thursday through Saturday. On Thursday, the National Weather Service issued an excessive heat watch. Take heat precautions this […]

Quiet weather for today. Isolated storm chances return. Big time heat by late week.

By Fred Gossage | June 27, 2023

All is quiet across the Tennessee Valley on this early Tuesday morning. The frontal boundary that brought the storms to the area on Sunday has shifted south, and that’s allowed slightly drier air to temporarily filter into the region. Skies are clear this morning, and we expand that to continue through our Tuesday. Daytime highs […]

Summer Heat & Humidity Back With A Vengeance This Week

By Ben Luna | June 26, 2023

This week will feel like a sauna without the relaxing music or eucalyptus. The temperature begins to rise this week, with highs in the upper 90s and lower 100s expected Thursday through Saturday. As of now, it appears that the best days to be outside are today and tomorrow because the temperatures are relatively cooler […]

Severe storms possible today. Hotter weather ahead, especially by late week.

By Fred Gossage | June 25, 2023

Weather is quiet across the Tennessee Valley early on this Sunday morning, but we are watching developments off to the north in the Upper Midwest ahead of a cold front that will move our way over the next 24 hours. Severe weather has been ongoing across portions of Iowa, Illinois, and northeast Missouri in association […]

Severe Storms Again Possible This Weekend

By Ben Luna | June 24, 2023

We have finally arrived at the weekend, and I am sure everyone is looking forward to a brief break from the rain. However, do not put away your rain gear just yet because, while the chance of showers and storms is low Saturday, it is not completely zero. In addition to the rain, temperatures are […]

Father’s Day Ushers In Severe Storm Threat

By Ben Luna | June 17, 2023

This weekend is predicted to have showers and storms, some of which could be strong or severe. The greatest risk for severe storms is on Sunday, with heavy rain, lightning, damaging straight-line winds, and hail possible. Due to extensive rainfall, flooding may also be a problem by Sunday and into the following week. As we […]

Fish in the Forecast: The Bizarre Phenomenon of “Fish Rain” in Texarkana

By Ben Luna | June 15, 2023

We’ve all heard the phrase “It’s raining cats and dogs outside,” but imagine walking outside and seeing fish fall from the sky. Despite the fact that this occurrence might seem like an absurd joke, did you know that people have long been reporting seeing fish fall from the sky? On December 29, 2021, Texarkana experienced […]