An Extensive and Very Dangerous Ice Storm

A glancing blow of arctic air mixed with a surge in moisture is setting the stage for an extensive and very dangerous ice event. The most likely corridor of icing with a mixture of sleet will occur from west-central Texas to the Tennessee and Lower Ohio Valleys. The ice accretion from Texas into Mid South may approach a half inch or more through Wednesday and cause power outages and travel issues. Read More >

7-Day Forecast 35.1°N 90°W (Text-Only)
NWS Forecast for: Memphis TN
Issued by: National Weather Service Memphis, TN
Last Update: 2:47 pm CST Jan 30, 2023
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  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 20 percent chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 38. North northeast wind around 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Rain


    High: 38 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain or freezing rain, becoming all freezing rain after 2am.  Low around 28. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New ice accumulation of 0.1 to 0.2 of an inch possible.

    Rain/Freezing
    Rain


    Low: 28 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain, freezing rain, and sleet likely before 4pm, then rain or freezing rain likely between 4pm and 5pm, then rain after 5pm.  High near 33. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible.  Little or no sleet accumulation expected.

    Chance Wintry
    Mix then
    Wintry Mix

    High: 33 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Freezing rain before 9pm, then freezing rain, possibly mixed with sleet.  Low around 28. North northeast wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New ice accumulation of 0.1 to 0.2 of an inch possible.  Little or no sleet accumulation expected.

    Wintry Mix
    then Chance
    Wintry Mix

    Low: 28 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of freezing rain before 9am, then a chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 36. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Freezing
    Rain then
    Chance Rain

    High: 36 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Rain.  Low around 34. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain



    Low: 34 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Rain likely, mainly before noon.  Cloudy, with a high near 40. North northeast wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain Likely



    High: 40 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of rain before midnight.  Cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 29. North wind around 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Rain then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 29 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 42.

    Sunny



    High: 42 °F



  • This Afternoon: A 20 percent chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 38. North northeast wind around 10 mph.

    Tonight: Rain or freezing rain, becoming all freezing rain after 2am. Low around 28. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New ice accumulation of 0.1 to 0.2 of an inch possible.

    Tuesday: Rain, freezing rain, and sleet likely before 4pm, then rain or freezing rain likely between 4pm and 5pm, then rain after 5pm. High near 33. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible. Little or no sleet accumulation expected.

    Tuesday Night: Freezing rain before 9pm, then freezing rain, possibly mixed with sleet. Low around 28. North northeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New ice accumulation of 0.1 to 0.2 of an inch possible. Little or no sleet accumulation expected.

    Wednesday: A slight chance of freezing rain before 9am, then a chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 36. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Wednesday Night: Rain. Low around 34. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Thursday: Rain likely, mainly before noon. Cloudy, with a high near 40. North northeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of rain before midnight. Cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 29. North wind around 10 mph.

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 42.

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 27.

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 49.

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 54.

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 34.

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 55.



    Memphis TN
     35.1°N 90°W (Elev. 276 ft)

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