A quick update on timing…
Storms are now developing across Missouri, and the Ozarks of Arkansas, and will push rapidly east. The storms have the potential to become severe as the atmosphere destabilizes. The Storm Prediction Center is monitoring this area for a possible Severe Thunderstorm or Tornado Watch.
Rain falling across middle Tennessee this afternoon will continue off and on, with very windy conditions through early evening. Radar at 1:10pm:
By 7pm tonight, the front should be near the Mississippi River, with a squall line pushing through Middle Tennessee – just east of Nashville at this point.
9:30am - Quick update:
Showers along a cold front will finally move in to middle Tennessee this afternoon, making for a wet afternoon and commute. at 9:30 the leading edge of the rain was west of Nashville, and slowly pushing east.
You get a better idea of where the front is from just looking at temperatures behind it...
9: 05 am - UPDATE -- A cold front just west of Nashville will push east and slowly rain chances will come to an end...Already seeing the trend on the radar this morning.
Behind the front tempratures fall into the 60's and 50's across west Tennessee...
204 AM CDT SUN OCT 6 2013
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PADUCAH HAS ISSUED A
* TORNADO WARNING FOR...
CENTRAL CHRISTIAN COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY...
* UNTIL 230 AM CDT
* AT 202 AM CDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING A
TORNADO WAS LOCATED 10 MILES SOUTHEAST OF CADIZ...AND MOVING EAST
AT 35 MPH.
SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED ROTATION.
IMPACT...MOBILE HOMES WILL BE DAMAGED OR DESTROYED. DAMAGE TO
ROOFS...WINDOWS AND VEHICLES WILL OCCUR. FLYING DEBRIS
WILL BE DEADLY TO PEOPLE AND ANIMALS. TREE DAMAGE IS
* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
HOPKINSVILLE...PEMBROKE AND HERNDON.
TAKE COVER NOW. MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A
STURDY BUILDING. AVOID WINDOWS. IF IN A MOBILE HOME...A VEHICLE OR
OUTDOORS...MOVE TO THE CLOSEST SUBSTANTIAL SHELTER AND PROTECT
YOURSELF FROM FLYING DEBRIS.
LAT...LON 3668 8769 3688 8767 3702 8727 3676 8731
TIME...MOT...LOC 0704Z 252DEG 28KT 3679 8765
Radar loop at 1:40 this morning...
Heaviest rain and storms will move across Nashville by early to mid morning.
354 PM CDT THU SEP 12 2013
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NASHVILLE HAS ISSUED AN
* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
SOUTHERN DAVIDSON COUNTY IN MIDDLE TENNESSEE...
THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF NASHVILLE...BELLE MEADE...
* UNTIL 545 PM CDT
* AT 352 PM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
THUNDERSTORMS WITH VERY HEAVY RAINFALL CONTINUING TO MOVING ACROSS
DAVIDSON COUNTY. RADAR ESTIMATES UP TO 2 INCHES OF RAIN HAS FALLEN
IN THE PAST HOUR ACROSS WEST NASHVILLE. AN ADDITIONAL ONE INCH OF
RAIN IS POSSIBLE OVER THE NEXT COUPLE OF HOURS.
EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE ELEVATED LEVELS ON
SMALL CREEKS AND STREAMS...AND PONDING OF WATER IN URBAN AREAS...
HIGHWAYS...STREETS AND UNDERPASSES AS WELL AS OTHER POOR DRAINAGE
AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS.