Dangerous Road Conditions/Arctic Blast Across Middle Tennessee Tonight

 


256 WWUS84 KOHX 261018 SPSOHX SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NASHVILLE TN 418 AM CST WED NOV 26 2014 TNZ007>011-029>034-064>066-078-080-262200- ROBERTSON-SUMNER-MACON-CLAY-PICKETT-TROUSDALE-SMITH-JACKSON- PUTNAM-OVERTON-FENTRESS-DE KALB-WHITE-CUMBERLAND-WARREN-VAN BUREN- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SPRINGFIELD...GALLATIN...LAFAYETTE... CELINA...BYRDSTOWN...HARTSVILLE...CARTHAGE...GAINESBORO... COOKEVILLE...LIVINGSTON...JAMESTOWN...SMITHVILLE...SPARTA... CROSSVILLE...MCMINNVILLE...SPENCER 418 AM CST WED NOV 26 2014 ...SNOW POSSIBLE ON THANKSGIVING MORNING FOR PARTS OF MIDDLE TN... COLD AIR AND MOISTURE ARE EXPECTED TO COMBINE TO BRING SNOW TO PORTIONS OF MIDDLE TENNESSEE AS A CANADIAN CLIPPER DIGS INTO THE OHIO AND TENNESSEE VALLEYS TONIGHT. AS EARLY AS 9 PM THIS EVENING TEMPERATURES SHOULD BECOME COLD ENOUGH TO CHANGE LIGHT RAIN OVER TO SNOW FOR SOME AREAS NORTH OF INTERSTATE 40...AS WELL AS HIGHER ELEVATIONS ON THE CUMBERLAND PLATEAU. TEMPERATURES WILL CONTINUE TO FALL OVERNIGHT AND AS THEY DO...MANY AREAS NORTH OF INTERSTATE 40 AND EAST OF INTERSTATE 65 MAY EXPERIENCE SOME SNOWFALL. THE GREATEST AREAS OF ACCUMULATION WILL LIKELY BE COUNTIES ALONG THE KENTUCKY STATE LINE...WHERE UP TO ONE HALF INCH IS POSSIBLE...AND THE UPPER CUMBERLAND PLATEAU...WHERE UP TO ONE INCH IS POSSIBLE. CONFIDENCE IS INCREASING FOR THIS SNOWFALL POTENTIAL TO OCCUR BUT AMOUNTS MIGHT BE A LITTLE MORE OR A LITTLE LESS DEPENDING ON IF AND WHERE ANY PRECIPITATION BANDING OCCURS. WITH THIS SNOWFALL EXPECTED ON ONE OF THE BUSIEST TRAVEL DAYS OF THE YEAR...SOME TRAVEL IMPACTS MAY OCCUR THROUGH 9 AM THURSDAY MORNING WHEN TEMPERATURES CLIMB FAR ENOUGH ABOVE FREEZING TO FACILITATE SNOWMELT. PLEASE CHECK BACK LATER TODAY AND THIS EVENING FOR THE LATEST ON THIS WINTER WEATHER POTENTIAL. $$ 27


 



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