A few light showers scooted through the Midstate early this morning, but they didn’t amount to much more than a trace of rainfall. In fact, the official recording site at BNA received zero rain, not even a tract. We’re still well behind the average pace for both the month of November, and for the year as a whole:
A better chance of heavier rain is on the way late Friday into Friday night. The generally-more-accurate European model continues to be more optimistic, showing around a half-inch of rain for much of the Midstate Friday evening:
But the American GFS model says we’ll be lucky if we get more than a tenth of an inch:
Either way, it won’t be a drought-busting rain event, but we’ll take what we can get!
The weekend will be significantly cooler, and Monday morning could bring Nashville its first official freeze of autumn:
That wouldn’t set a record for “latest first freeze,” but by then we would be in record territory in a different regard…the temperature in Nashville hasn’t reached freezing since March 5, making today the 255th straight day of above-freezing temperatures:
With warm weather in store until the weekend, we would tie the record of 258 days on Friday, and set a new record on Saturday. (Unless the temperatures drops to freezing before midnight Saturday night!)
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