Published: 10.15.17 9:56am
Good Morning Folks! We’ll deal with a band of light showers tonight and then cooler and drier weather Monday through Friday, with most of the excitement wrapped around the near freezing temps a few nights this week. Showers will swing through tonight, clearing out early Monday and then high pressure will usher in cooler temps with breezy conditions for Monday. Eventually winds settle down by Tuesday and this will setup a possible region wide frost and if not, it seems the valleys will be colder than the ridgelines as we experience radiational cooling coupled with cold air drainage. Temps will be below average Monday and Tuesday but will eventually rise to slightly above average levels by the end of the week. All in all, a quick round of showers tonight after a warm afternoon, then cooler weather to start the week with temps moderating as the week moves along.
Clouds this morning will give way to some sunshine for a period of time and then clouds return in advance of the approaching front moving in from the west. This front will provide us with region wide showers but rainfall totals should be under a quarter of an inch, with the highest amounts along the TN line due to upsloping effects. Temps today will push into the mid 60’s – upper 70’s depending upon elevation so it will make for a warm afternoon and we won’t see temps reach these levels till Friday or Saturday of next week. Overnight lows tonight will... click here for more