Most Middle Tennessee folks will wake to closed schools and the sounds of salt trucks brining the roads as a Winter Storm Warning is in effect until 8:00 p.m. for most of Middle Tennessee, Thursday evening January 6, 2022. Bitter cold temperatures through Friday will lead to deteriorating conditions.
From the NWS:
420 AM CST Thu Jan 6 2022
This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for Middle Tennessee.
.DAY ONE…Today and tonight.
A Winter Storm Warning is in effect for most of Middle Tennessee
through this evening, with a Winter Weather Advisory across far
southern Middle Tennessee. Snow is expected to spread across the
area this morning and continue through the afternoon before ending,
with some sleet and freezing rain mixing with the snow across
southern Middle Tennessee. Snow accumulations of 3 to 5 inches, with
higher amounts possible, are anticipated along and north of I-40.
South of I-40, a light glaze of ice along with 1 to 3 inches of snow
Hazardous travel conditions are expected to develop during the day
today and worsen tonight as temperatures drop into the teens and
single digits. Roads will likely remain hazardous Friday into
Saturday morning as temperatures stay below freezing.
Traffic – Expect Delays
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