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TENNESSEE WEATHER SUMMARY FOR THE WEEK ENDING JANUARY 31 2016

A RELATIVELY QUIET WEATHER WEEK OCCURRED ACROSS TENNESSEE THIS PAST
WEEK. THE WEEK BEGAN WITH A COLD FRONT MOVING THROUGH THE STATE
MONDAY AND TUESDAY. SCATTERED SHOWERS OCCURRED AHEAD OF THE FRONT.
BEHIND THE FRONT...COOL HIGH PRESSURE SETTLED OVER THE STATE. AS THE
HIGH MOVED EAST DURING THE LATTER PART OF THE WEEK...A GRADUAL
WARMING TREND OCCURRED ACROSS THE REGION. AS A RESULT...TEMPERATURES
OVER THE WEEKEND WERE ABOVE NORMAL.

TEMPERATURES THIS PAST WEEK WERE NEAR NORMAL ACROSS EAST TENNESSEE
WHILE THE REST OF THE STATE SAW SLIGHTLY ABOVE NORMAL READINGS.
AVERAGE HIGH TEMPERATURES RANGED FROM THE UPPER 40S TO THE LOWER
60S. AVERAGE LOW TEMPERATURES RANGED FROM THE MID 20S TO THE UPPER
30S. THE WARMEST TEMPERATURE OF THE WEEK WAS 73 DEGREES WHICH
OCCURRED IN MEMPHIS ON SUNDAY. THE COLDEST TEMPERATURE OF THE WEEK
WAS 19 DEGREES WHICH OCCURRED IN BRISTOL AND JACKSON ON THURSDAY
MORNING.

PRECIPITATION AVERAGED SLIGHTLY BELOW NORMAL ACROSS EAST TENNESSEE
AND THE PLATEAU WHILE MIDDLE AND WEST TENNESSEE SAW BELOW NORMAL
AMOUNTS. TOTAL PRECIPITATION AMOUNTS RANGED FROM 0.04 INCHES IN
MEMPHIS TO 0.83 INCHES IN CHATTANOOGA. THE HIGHEST DAILY RAINFALL
AMOUNT WAS 0.83 INCHES WHICH FELL IN CHATTANOOGA ON TUESDAY.

THE OUTLOOK THROUGH MID FEBRUARY CALLS FOR BELOW NORMAL TEMPERATURES
AND BELOW NORMAL PRECIPITATION.

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