Monthly Archives: December 2013

Thursday Snow

The holiday season is almost over…a lot of people will get back into their “normal” routine on Thursday the 2nd, which makes for less-than-ideal timing of our next potential snow-maker.  We’re not talking about a lot, but we are talking … Continue reading

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Severe Weather Threat Tonight

The timing of our severe weather potential tonight is coming into better focus, as are the types of severe weather we could see.  Damaging straight-line winds in excess of 60mph will be the main threat, but tornadoes are still a … Continue reading

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Severe Storms Saturday?

Winter arrives at 11:11am on Saturday, but we’ve got spring-like weather in the forecast instead.  Temperatures will top out close to the Saturday’s record of 73, and showers and thunderstorms are likely.  The computers are still somewhat all-over-the-place with the … Continue reading

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Weekend Storms? (Yes, AGAIN.)

First, some good news.  As of this writing (Thursday morning), Middle Tennessee and southern Kentucky are NOT included in the Storm Prediction Center’s severe-thunderstorm outlook over the weekend.  But it’s awfully close…West Tennessee is included, which means it’s right on … Continue reading

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Friday Afternoon Ice Storm Update

12:30PM UPDATE: So far, things are developing pretty much the way that we expected.  There can still be some “wrinkles” that Mother Nature can throw in along the way…the biggest wrinkle I’m concerned about is a slightly earlier transition to … Continue reading

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Friday Morning Ice Storm Update

9:30AM FRIDAY: As a meteorologist, there’s slight and guilty sense of relief when a weather event actually arrives.  That’s when we can go from talking about it, forecasting it, worrying about it…to just COVERING it.  As of this morning, we’re … Continue reading

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Ice Storm Friday…more Saturday night?

5:30PM UPDATE: The afternoon and early-evening model runs haven’t changed my thinking regarding anything you’ll read below…which actually kind of remarkable.  There are some minor fluctuations, but overall tomorrow’s weather scenario is still shaping up to be the same.  We’ll … Continue reading

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