High Flood Risk For Saturated Tennessee Valley and South; Near-Blizzard Conditions Possible for the Plains and Upper Midwest This Weekend

A high risk for flash flooding near a stalled front will continue across the saturated Tennessee Valley and South today. Meanwhile, a storm system producing heavy mountain and rare low elevation snows will shift from the Southwest across the Plains this weekend, with near blizzard conditions. To the south, an outbreak of severe thunderstorms is expected for the Mississippi Valley on Saturday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Sparta Upper Cumberland Regional Airport (KSRB)

Lat: 36.06°NLon: 85.53°WElev: 1024ft.

Overcast

52°F

11°C

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed NE 5 mph
Barometer 30.17 in
Dewpoint 50°F (10°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill51°F (11°C)
Last update 22 Feb 2:55 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Cookeville TN

Flash Flood Watch until February 24, 12:00am
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Flash Flood Watch
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    Flash Flood Watch until February 24, 12:00am

    NOW until
    12:00am Sun

    Flash Flood Watch

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers.  High near 55. East northeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 55 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers. The rain could be heavy at times.  Temperature rising to around 56 by 5am. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 50 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 3pm.  High near 64. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 64 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then a chance of showers.  Low around 48. South wind 15 to 20 mph becoming west southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Showers then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 48 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 53. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 53 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 30. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 30 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 51. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Sunny

    High: 51 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 33. Calm wind becoming east southeast around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 33 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers. High near 55. East northeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers. The rain could be heavy at times. Temperature rising to around 56 by 5am. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Saturday
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 3pm. High near 64. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then a chance of showers. Low around 48. South wind 15 to 20 mph becoming west southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 53. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 30. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 51. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 33. Calm wind becoming east southeast around 5 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 58. East wind around 5 mph becoming south in the morning.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 58.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51.
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Point Forecast:
Cookeville TN
 36.17°N 85.51°W (Elev. 0 ft)
1:38 pm CST Feb 22, 2019
3pm CST Feb 22, 2019-6pm CST Feb 28, 2019
 
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