SUNSHINE TODAY & SATURDAY: It'll continue to be quite chilly (21° at post time this morning) today with highs around 40°. Clear and very cold tonight, low 21°. Mostly sunny on Saturday, high 43°. Snow chances return on Saturday night, low 26° and flurries on Sunday morning, high 41°. Another rain/snow maker is in the forecast for the early part of the week with continuing below normal temperatures.
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Weather History for This Date
1962 - 2.86" of rain falls in the middle of a three-day stretch during which 5.31" is measured in Nashville.
Daily Weather Story
Speaking of below normal temperatures, did you know the winter of 2009-2010 is the coldest in 30 years; since 1977-1978? Also, did you know it is the 11th coldest on record for the Middle Tennessee area? You can read more of this story, by Bobby Boyd, at the NWS-Nashville web site.
Cookeville's Daily Almanac
This morning's low: 17.4° at 3:56 am
Yesterday's high: 34.6° at 3:08 pm
Yesterday's low: 22.7° at 12:11 am
Normal High: 54°
Record: 77° in 2000
Normal Low: 30°
Record: 2° in 1967
Last Year: 59° and 46°
1.35" of rain fell on this date in 1992
3.5" of snow fell in 2004
4" of snow on the ground in 2004
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