Topic: freezing rain
Clarksville, TN – Ice is starting to form on cars, trees and shrubs in the Clarksville-Montgomery County area. Roads are becoming slushy with some frozen accumulation along the road edges.
Freezing rain possibly mixed with snow and sleet is currently falling across the area and is expected to continue until 7:00am Sunday morning.
Total nighttime ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch is possible. The main concern is ice accumulation on elevated and cold surfaces.
Nashville, TN – The National Weather Service has issued a Tornado Watch that is in effect until 9:00pm CT for Clarksville-Montgomery County and the Northwest half of Middle Tennessee.
There is also a Winter Weather Advisory in effect for the area from midnight tonight through 6:00am Sunday.
Some strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible through this evening. Main concerns will be severe thunderstorms that can develop damaging winds. Isolated hail and the formation of a tornado can not totally be ruled out.
Nashville, TN – The National Weather Service reports a powerful storm system will move across Clarksville-Montgomery County this weekend bringing much warmer temperatures Saturday. Saturday’s high will be near 68 °F with south southwest winds around 15 mph. Gusts as high as 25 mph are possible.
Showers and a few thunderstorms are also anticipated Saturday afternoon and into the evening. Some storms may be strong to possibly severe. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Nashville, TN – The National Weather Service has issued a winter weather advisory for Clarksville-Montgomery County as well as Robertson County, Stewart County, and Sumner County until midnight CT tonight, February 14th. The wintry mix will continue near the Kentucky border and in portions of the upper Cumberland tonight.
A light freezing rain is currently falling across Clarksville-Montgomery County creating hazardous road conditions.
Nashville, TN – The National Weather Service (NWS) has issued a winter weather advisory for Clarksville-Montgomery County and the northern half of Middle Tennessee today, February 14th through early Monday morning.
A weather system moving in from the west will spread a wintry mix of snow, sleet and some freezing rain across areas generally along and north of Interstate 40 Sunday and Sunday night before changing to rain.
Clarksville-Montgomery County under Winter Weather Advisory beginning Sunday
Nashville, TN – The National Weather Service (NWS) in Nashville has issued a winter weather advisory for a mixture of snow, sleet and freezing rain which is in effect from noon Sunday, February 14th, 2016 to 6:00am CT Monday for Clarksville-Montgomery County and the north half of Middle Tennessee which includes the upper Cumberland.
Complex weather system moving in from the west will spread a wintry mix of snow, sleet and freezing rain across areas generally along and north of Interstate 40 Sunday and Sunday night.
Nashville, TN – The National Weather Service (NWS) reports very cold air will be in place across Middle Tennessee on Sunday as an approaching storm system causes precipitation to develop.
Light snow will start across the northwest counties Sunday morning, then the precipitation will increase in coverage and intensity across the entire mid state Sunday midday and afternoon. Most locations will see snow, except the far southern counties along the Alabama border, where rain will fall.
Travel could become hazardous Sunday afternoon, especially for areas north of Interstate 40, where freezing surface temperatures are more likely.
Nashville, TN – The National Weather Service (NWS) in Nashville has issued a winter storm warning for Clarksville-Montgomery County as well as most of Middle Tennessee through Saturday morning. A winter weather advisory is in effect for the far southern counties of Middle Tennessee through Saturday morning.
It is currently snowing in Clarksville-Montgomery County with 18 MPH winds out of the North. It is 26°F outside and the high today will be 32°F. Power lines are covered in ice from freezing rain early this morning. Some trees, limbs and power lines may be knocked down creating scattered power outages in the area.
More Traffic Incidents on I-24
Clarksville, TN – Clarksville Police reports vehicles continue to slide off the roadway or into other vehicles on the westbound lanes on I-24. There are traffic incidents at Exit 11 and one at Exit 1.
Traffic is being diverted off the interstate at Exit 11. At Exit 1, the traffic incident is near the TN/KY stateline and blocking both lanes of travel westbound. Traffic is being diverted off the interstate at Exit 1.
Clarksville, TN – The Clarksville Police Department reports on 101st Airborne Division Parkway, from the overpass at 41A to the intersection of South Jordan Drive, the roadway is completely shut down. The overpass at 101st Airborne Division Parkway at 41A is completely covered with ice.
The best choice for safety tonight is to stay off the roads. Due to the predicted inclement weather throughout the night and the early morning hours, the roads will not get any better for travel.
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