Read the latest StormTrack 5 Forecast
Updated On: Jul 23 2014 07:52:36 AM CDT
WE ARE TRACKING A COLD FRONT THAT WILL BRING US SCATTERED SHOWERS AND STORMS THROUGH THURSDAY
STORMS COULD PRODUCE DOWNPOURS AND GUSTY WINDS
LESS HUMID AND PLEASANT WEATHER RETURNS FRIDAY AND SATURDAY
BELOW NORMAL TEMPERATURES NEXT WEEK
Today: Partly sunny with scattered showers and thunderstorms. Highs 83-89. Southwest wind 5-15 mph.
Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows 63-68. Southwest wind 10 mph or less.
Thursday: Showers and thundershowers likely. Clearing skies late. Highs 77-83. Northwest wind 5-15 mph.
We are tracking some scattered showers this morning. Wednesday promises to be warm and humid with highs mainly in the 80s. There is a 60% chance of showers and thunderstorms.
StormTrack 5 meteorologists are tracking a cold front moving through the Ohio Valley. This front will approach the Tri-Cities tonight and push south of the Tri-Cities on Thursday. Showers and thunderstorms will increase across the southern Appalachians this afternoon into Thursday morning.
A few storms could become strong or severe. Possible storm dangers include heavy rain, frequent lightning, and gusty winds. Stay with News 5, WCYB.com, and the StormTrack 5 mobile app for any severe weather alerts.
High pressure will settle into the Tri-Cities on Friday and Saturday. Partly cloudy and pleasant weather is forecast. Highs will be in the 80s to around 90. Lows will be in the upper 50s.
Another cold front will race toward the Tri-Cities by later Sunday into Monday. Scattered showers and thunderstorms will return to the forecast for the second half of the weekend through Monday.
Cooler and less humid conditions will return to the Tri-Cities on Tuesday. With a mostly sunny sky, highs Tuesday may not reach 80 degrees! Lows temperatures are expected to drop into the 50s.
Our normal high is 86°, low 64°.
Meteorologist David Boyd
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