.....is approaching our area and could produce severe weather overnight tonight (especially as we head toward daybreak). The one silver lining in all of this is the temperatures. We'll see highs today SCARE the 70° mark.
Our record high here in Cookeville for February 5th is 70° from 1962.
Our latest, local forecast here
Please stay tuned to local radio/TV, NOAA Weather Radio, or on the internet, you can go to several sites for information. I'll list them below.
Nashville WX (Channel 2's Weather Blog)
NWS-Nashville Site or Severe WX Mode
Moderate Severe Weather Risk tonight
This date in Weather History for our area....
On February 5, 1996...Temperature at Sparta drops to -20, setting an all-time record low. Crossville's low of -16 sets a record low for February. We saw -13 here in Cookeville.
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