Author Archives: Lisa Spencer

About Lisa Spencer

Lisa Spencer is the chief meteorologist at WSMV Channel 4 Nashville. You can catch her weathercasts weekdays at 4pm, 5pm, 6pm, 6:30pm and 10pm.

June 4: Rain-free Week

The week is off to a great start…but the heat will build over the next few days. Today the high reached 84°, but it was the humidity that made it feel more like spring than summer. Tonight will be pleasant … Continue reading

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June 1: Hot start to June

Clearing sky for this Friday night, so welcomed after several stormy evenings. Today despite the clouds, the high reached 85°, 3° above the average for an early June day. By the way May was a record setting month in Nashville…the … Continue reading

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May 29: Alberto Rain

A few waves of rain have moved through Middle Tennessee today.  As expected, the temperature stayed near average at 81°, but it was muggy. Storms this afternoon did cause some damage near Jonestown in Lawerence County and in Hohenwald on … Continue reading

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May 28: Wet Week

The long holiday weekend is coming to a close…it was a hot and muggy weekend with some showers and thunderstorms scattered across the area. Today was no exception, the high reached 85 and it was sticky and wet from time … Continue reading

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May 24: Hot to Wet

Thankfully, today will be the hottest of the next several days as clouds and an unsettled rainy pattern moves in for the holiday weekend. Today in Nashville the high reached 90°. This is now the second hottest May on record. … Continue reading

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May 21: More Thunderstorms

Another hot and sticky day today.  In Nashville, the high reached 87°. That combination helped trigger scattered showers and thunderstorms again this evening. So far none of the storms have become severe. That’s good news…last night’s storms created enough damage. … Continue reading

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May 20: Stormy End to the Weekend

It’s been a stormy end to this warm weekend and a hot one. We had a record high today with 92° We have had numerous reports of wind damage and large hail.  The “W”s on the map mean wind reports … Continue reading

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May 18: Warm, Humid & a Little Wet

Again today showers and thunderstorms have been scattered across the area. That kept temperatures in check.  The high Nashville reached 84°, that is still above the average high for this time of year. The warm 80s are not going anywhere.  … Continue reading

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May 15: Pattern Change

After two hot, record setting days, rain and thunderstorms return to Middle Tennessee. Today at 1:41pm, the temperature rose to 93°, the hottest it’s ever been on this date. The previous record was 91° from 1962. Isolated showers and thunderstorms … Continue reading

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May 14: Record Heat in Nashville

Summer-like weather to start off the week. Today in Nashville the high reached 92°, that ties the record set way back in 1881. Very hot and humid through tomorrow with near record high temperatures again. Tomorrow’s record high is 91° and … Continue reading

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