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June 22: Wet and Stormy 48 Hours Ahead

Tropical Storm Cindy made landfall overnight in southwestern Louisiana — the storm will move north and farther inland today, becoming “extra-tropical” (meaning it will lose its tropical characteristics) tonight and tomorrow.  The center of what’s left of Cindy will track … Continue reading

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June 21: Tracking Cindy, Daily Links

WEATHER The big weather story is obviously Tropical Storm Cindy — the center of the storm is still out over the Gulf of Mexico, but it’s spreading rain onshore along the Gulf Coast, and it’s sending high cloud cover over … Continue reading

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July 7: More Rain?

WEATHER Last night and this morning brought some incredible rain totals to southern Kentucky and northern Middle Tennessee.  The radar-estimated rain totals are substantial…yellow-shaded areas picked up more than 2″ (enough to cause problems), red-shaded areas picked up 4″ (enough … Continue reading

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March 29: Storms Thursday, Daily Links

WEATHER First, the good news: today’s weather looks nearly perfect!  Lots of sunshine, low humidity, a not-too-strong breeze from the northeast, and mild temperatures.  Temperatures will reach the mid to upper 60s this afternoon: Breezy and warmer conditions in store … Continue reading

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December 24: Warm Christmas Eve, Wet Christmas Day

Yesterday evening’s weather turned out to be pretty much as nasty as advertised: – 2 fatalities in Perry county – 4 possible tornado touchdowns (NWS Nashville will do storm surveys to confirm) – Literally dozens of wind damage reports, and … Continue reading

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December 22: Severe Storms Wednesday

Lots to talk about weather-wise today: record high temperatures today through the weekend, numerous rain chances (including Christmas Day), but most importantly…we’re looking at an increasing likelihood of severe thunderstorms in the Midstate late Wednesday afternoon into Wednesday night.  Let’s … Continue reading

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November 17: Warm and Windy, Wednesday Rain, Daily Links

WEATHER Some heavy rain fell in northwestern Middle Tennessee and the western half of southern Kentucky this morning, but that rain is moving off to the north…which leaves us in a break in the action for the rest of the … Continue reading

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