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National Weather Service Nashville TN
1150 PM CDT Mon Mar 19 2018
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Regional Hourly Observations For BLEDSOE County
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Tennessee
Based on observations at 100am CDT, Tuesday March 20, 2018
Across Tennessee...temperatures are near 56 degrees west and near 56 degrees central. Current sky conditions are cloudy west and cloudy central. In the west, relative humidity is near 77%, and the dew point is near 49 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 90%, and the dew point is near 53 degrees. Winds are from the northwest at 7 mph west, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the southwest at 3 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are unavailable east. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 56 degrees at Nashville and Memphis International Airport. The lowest temperature is 50 degrees at Dyersburg and Clarksville.
Current NOWCAST not available:
Nowcasts are not issued routinely during fair weather. Only when
precipitation or other significant weather is occuring in this county will these
forecasts be issued. Currently, there is no short term forecast in effect.
All NWS Radars (In near-real time),
Current Livestock Heat Stress Index (LSI),
Current Wind Chill Map
Hazardous Weather Outlook For BLEDSOE County,TN
320 PM EDT Mon Mar 19 2018 /220 PM CDT Mon Mar 19 2018/
DAY ONE This evening and Tonight
Severe Thunderstorms expected this evening across the Plateau,
parts of the central and southern Tennessee Valley, and southwest
A strong storm system will move across the Southern Appalachian
Region with southerly winds pulling warm, moist and unstable air
into the Tennessee Valley. Severe thunderstorms will move into
the Plateau, southeast and central sections of the Tennessee
Valley, and southwest North Carolina this evening. The main threat
being tornadoes, damaging winds, and hail.
There is a potential of isolated strong tornadoes across the
southern Plateau and southeast Tennessee.
Besides the potential severe storms, the low-level winds may
produce strong gusty winds across the Smoky Mountains this
evening. Southerly winds of 15 to 30 mph with gusts to 40 mph are
possible. A Wind Advisory has been issued for this area.
DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN Tuesday through Sunday
Rain Changing to Snow Showers across the Higher Elevations
Tuesday Night through Wednesday Night
A cold front will move across the Tennessee Valley and southern
Appalachians Tuesday with colder air spilling into the region.
For Tuesday Night through Wednesday Night, the colder air will
move into the southern Appalachians with the rain changing to snow
showers across the higher elevations, generally above 2500 feet.
Snow accumulations are possible across the higher elevations, such
as the Smoky Mountains and High Knob, Virginia.
Anyone planning on venturing out across the higher terrain, such
as hikers, should plan for wintry conditions with temperatures
dropping into the upper teens and middle 20s, windy conditions,
snow packed and icy trails. Best to delay venturing out across
the mountainous areas of the southern Appalachians.
SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT
Spotter activation may be needed this evening.
NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook
7-Day Forecast For BLEDSOE County, TN
1004 PM CDT Mon Mar 19 2018
REST OF TONIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Showers likely and a slight
chance of thunderstorms after midnight, then a chance of showers
after midnight. Lows in the upper 40s. Southwest winds 10 mph or
less. Chance of rain 70 percent.
TUESDAY Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers in the
morning, then showers likely in the afternoon. Highs in the mid
to upper 50s. West winds 5 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 60 percent.
TUESDAY NIGHT Cloudy, breezy, colder. Rain likely until early
morning. Snow likely after midnight. A chance of rain early in
the morning. Snow accumulation up to 1 inch. Lows in the lower
30s. Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation
WEDNESDAY Partly sunny. A chance of rain and snow in the
morning. Breezy. Highs in the lower to mid 40s. Northwest winds
10 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation 30 percent.
WEDNESDAY NIGHT Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 20s to lower
30s. Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
THURSDAY Sunny. Highs in the lower to mid 50s.
THURSDAY NIGHT Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of rain
showers. Lows in the lower to mid 30s.
FRIDAY Partly sunny with a 30 percent chance of rain showers.
Highs in the mid to upper 50s.
FRIDAY NIGHT Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain.
Lows in the mid 40s.
SATURDAY Mostly cloudy with rain showers likely. Highs in the
lower to mid 60s. Chance of rain 70 percent.
SATURDAY NIGHT Mostly cloudy with showers likely and a slight
chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 40s to lower 50s.
Chance of rain 70 percent.
SUNDAY Partly sunny with a 40 percent chance of showers. Highs
in the lower to mid 60s.
SUNDAY NIGHT Showers. Lows in the mid 40s. Chance of rain
MONDAY Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Highs in
the upper 50s to lower 60s.
12-48 Hr Surface Forecast Maps,
TWC 4-Panel Surface Forecast,
Day 1 Precip,
Day 2 Precip,
Days 1-5 Precip,
Severe Weather Pot.-Day 1,
Medium & Long Range Outlook For Tennessee
6 TO 10 DAY 8 TO 14 DAY 30 DAY 90 DAY
MAR 25-29 MAR 27-APR 2 MAR MAR-MAY
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Temperature: Above Normal Normal Above
Precipitation: Above Above Above Above
.... Medium and long range outlooks provided by NCEP/K. Thomas Priddy
5 Day Rainfall Forecast,
6 to 10 Day ,
8 to 14 Day ,
Tuesday March 20, 2018 the 79th Day of Year
Distance 0.999721 AU
Rise 06:49 EDT Set 18:59 EDT
Transit Meridian 12:53 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 06:25 EDT Ends 19:24 EDT
Calculations made for central point in the state.
Time in ET -- and will vary due to location and
elevation -- Priddy
Historical Weather And Climate Facts For Today
HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
A tornado (unofficially F2) struck the north side of Lexington, KY destroying
barns and a roundhouse. (NWS Louisville)
A late winter storm in Oklahoma produced nearly a foot of snow at Oklahoma
City and at Tulsa. (David Ludlum)
The city of Juneau received 31 inches of snow in 24 hours, a record for the
Alaska capitol. (20th-21st) (David Ludlum)
A severe three day winter storm came to an end over the Central Plains. The
storm produced up to twenty inches of snow in Colorado, Nebraska and
Kansas, and left a thick coat of ice from eastern Kansas across
northwestern Missouri into Iowa. (Storm Data)
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky