Saturday, December 22, 2007

Strong Saturday Winds

Weather Headlines from Channel 2 and NashvilleWX.com



Thought this painting would be an excellent representation of our weather this afternoon and tomorrow.

('Windy Day' Watercolor and Acryllic paintings by Tomáš Pačes)



The NWS-Nashville has issued a Lake Wind Advisory for our area for later this afternoon through Sunday morning. Here is the text of the Advisory,


A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL STRENGTHEN RAPIDLY AS IT MOVES FROM THE SOUTHERN PLAINS TO THE GREAT LAKES TODAY THROUGH SUNDAY. STRONG WINDS WILL DEVELOP ACROSS THE REGION. ..ESPECIALLY TONIGHT...WHEN WIND GUSTS TO 40 MPH ARE POSSIBLE ACROSS MIDDLE TENNESSEE. DRIVERS SHOULD USE EXTRA CAUTION IN THE WINDY CONDITIONS. ALSO...OUTDOOR OBJECTS SUCH AS CHRISTMAS DECORATIONS SHOULD BE SECURED. A LAKE WIND ADVISORY INDICATES THAT WINDS WILL CAUSE ROUGH CHOP ON AREA LAKES. SMALL BOATS WILL BE ESPECIALLY PRONE TO CAPSIZING.

Middle TN Fun Weather Facts of the Day (also from the NWS-Nashville)
On December 22, 1989...Temperature at Clarksville drops to -12, tying the record low for the month. Nashville breaks its monthly record with a reading of -10. Crossville's -8 degrees sets a new daily mark.
On December 22, 1990...Winchester records its greatest one-day rainfall ever, with 7.52".

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2 comments:

tncorgi said...

I like the painting - who's the artist? I looked for it on the Web but "Windy Day" is a very common title apparently...

Cookeville Weather Guy said...

Try 'Windy'...I think that is where I found it via Google images....it is a foreign painter.

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