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Freezing Rain, Sleet falling across Clarksville Montgomery County Sunday night, March 2nd, creating hazardous road conditions

 

Ice and Snow means Take it SlowClarksville, TN – A winter storm is moving cross the Clarksville-Montgomery County area bringing with it rain, freezing rain and sleet. Later tonight, it will change to snow.

Currently rain from earlier in the evening has mixed with sleet causing an icy slush on the roads that is extremely slick. The current temperature is 27°F with the low overnight expected to reach 18°F. As the temperature drops, road conditions will only worsen.

Ice and Snow building up on a limb can cause it to break and fall on power lines, cars, etc.

Ice and Snow building up on a limb can cause it to break and fall on power lines, cars, etc.

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National Weather Service has issued a Freezing Fog warning for Clarksville Montgomery County

 

National Weather ServiceClarksville, TN – The National Weather Service reports that freezing fog and slick area roads are likely Monday night, February 3rd  and Tuesday morning, February 4th.

Temperatures have already started to fall below freezing over most of Middle Tennessee and by 9:00pm, everyone will be below freezing.

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Possible patchy ice on Clarksville-Montgomery County roadways early Monday morning

 

Ice & Snow Take It SlowClarksville, TN – Light rain overnight combined with a light fine snow in the early morning hours could cause some patchy ice on area roadways by daybreak Monday, February 3rd, 2014.

The temperature has dropped to 28°F and may continue to drop until sunrise. Ice is currently forming on vehicles and sidewalks. «Read the rest of this article»

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Clarksville Police report multiple accidents on Interstate 24 due to icy road conditions

 

Clarksville Police DepartmentClarksville, TN – On January 25th, 2013, A combination of hazardous road conditions and driver errors resulted in approximately 23 crashes, 13 with possible injuries, between 7:00am-10:00am.

The majority of the crashes happened on Interstate 24 between Exits 1 and 11.

2004 Ford Explorer Crashed on Interstate 24. (Photo by CPD Officer Coz Minetos)

2004 Ford Explorer Crashed on Interstate 24. (Photo by CPD Officer Coz Minetos)

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Clarksville-Montgomery County Schools after School Activities and Games Canceled due to Weather

 

The Clarksville-Montgomery County School SystemMontgomery County, TN – Due to the threat of impending weather and the possibility of hazardous road conditions late afternoon to early evening, all CMCSS after school activities will be canceled for today, January 12th.

Practices may be conducted, but all campuses must be clear by 5:00pm. All middle school and high school basketball games are canceled for tonight as well.

A decision about tomorrow will NOT be made until Friday morning.

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Winter Storm blankets area in Snow

 

Ice & Snow Take It SlowClarksville, TN – The winter storm has moved out of the area and left 2 plus inches of snow behind. Crews are out scrapping the roads, but with the temperature expected to reach 15 degrees tonight, roads will be iced over in the morning. Already reports are coming in about extremely hazardous road conditions around the Clarksville area.

 Motorists should use caution on the drive to work in the morning. Anyone that does not need to be out should stay at home. For those that can, it is advised to wait and drive in a couple of hours late as road conditions should improve later in the morning.

For more weather information, visit Discover Clarksville’s Weather.

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Road Conditions in Clarksville

 

Clarksville Police DepartmentClarksville, TN – Travel on the roads is difficult in many areas.  Many of the roads are backed up and gridlocked especially in areas with any sort of incline.  The traffic is backed up at the Red River Bridge and traveling up Boot Hill causing travel delays. 

The patrol officers are responding to calls for service as quickly as they can, but the road conditions, vehicles disabled and accidents means call will have to be prioritized possibly causing delays on routine calls.

Between 10:00am-4:00pm, 61 non-injury accidents, 11-Injury accidents, and 5 hit and runs.

Intersection of North Second/Kraft/Riverside Drive/Boot Hill. (Photo by Jim Knoll)

Intersection of North Second/Kraft/Riverside Drive/Boot Hill. (Photo by Jim Knoll)

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Slow road conditions

 

Clarksville Police DepartmentClarksville, TN – Drivers beware. The Fort Campbell side of town is already experiencing some slippery road conditions, especially on the side streets. Tiny Town Road’s traffic is moving slowly due to some of the road conditions. From some reports, Needmore Road also has some rough spots. So far the south side is not reporting many problems.

Be careful and safe. Allow yourself enough stopping time.

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Winter Storm moves into the area

 

Ice & Snow Take It SlowClarksville, TN – Snow has started to fall across Clarksville and with it comes another Winter storm warning for the area. There is a 100% chance of snow throughout this afternoon and tonight. The high today is suppose to reach 27 degrees with a low tonight of 15 degrees.

Roads will become covered in snow and become slick as the day progresses. Motorists should use caution on the drive home this afternoon. Those that can leave work early, should leave early for home. For more weather information, visit Discover Clarksville’s Weather.

Clarksville-Montgomery County Schools were closed today. Clarksville Academy closed early due to the incoming weather storm. Austin Peay State University will close at 2:30pm. The Austin Peay Center at Fort Campbell will close today at 2:00pm. Fort Campbell’s workforce will begin early release as of 1:30pm.

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Winter Advisory for Wednesday

 

Ice & Snow Take It SlowClarksville, TN – A storm system will move across the Montgomery County, Middle Tennessee area producing widespread snowfall from 1 to 3 inches. Most of the accumulation will happen Wednesday afternoon and evening. A winter weather advisory is in effect from 9:00am Wednesday morning until midnight Wednesday night.

Roads will become covered in snow and become slick. Motorist should use caution on the drive into work in the morning. Anyone that can stay home should stay home and off the roads as conditions will only worsen as the day progresses. For more weather information, visit Discover Clarksville’s Weather.

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