Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Tuesday Evening Area Forecast

Forecast for Jackson and Vicinity
West Tennessee Weather Online Jackson TN
447 PM CST TUE NOV 13 2018

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FROM 6 AM WEDNESDAY TO NOON THURSDAY...

.TONIGHT... Mostly cloudy. Low 27. Wind chill values around 20. Wind north 10-15 mph.

.WEDNESDAY MORNING... A 30 percent chance of snow, sleet and freezing rain. Mostly cloudy. Morning wind chill values around 21, Wind northeast 5-10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...A 70 percent chance of snow. Snow may be mixed at times with rain and sleet. High 34. Little snow and sleet accumulation. Wind chill values around 25. Wind north 5-10 mph.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...A 70 percent chance of snow mixed with rain. Snow accumulation up to 1-inch. Low around 30.

.THURSDAY...A 50 percent chance of snow during the morning. Snow may mix with rain after mid-morning. A 30 percent of rain in the afternoon. Mostly cloudy. High 36.

Holmes

WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY GRAPHIC


Winter Weather Advisory Wednesday through Thursday Morning

300 PM CST Tue Nov 13 2018

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM WEDNESDAY TO NOON
CST THURSDAY...

* WHAT...light snow...sleet and freezing rain.

* WHERE IN WEST TENNESSEE...All Counties

* WHEN...from 6 AM CST Wednesday morning through Noon Thursday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...bridges...overpasses and secondary roads
  will be must vulnerable to the falling wintry precipitation.

NWS/WTWO


Mid-Day Tuesday Area Forecast

Forecast for Jackson and Vicinity
West Tennessee Weather Online Jackson TN
1255 PM CST TUE NOV 13 2018

.THIS AFTERNOON...Cloudy and cold. High 38.  Wind chill values around 30.  Wind north at 10-15 mph with higher gusts.
.TONIGHT... Mostly cloudy. Low 27. Wind north 10-15 mph. Wind chill values around 20.
.WEDNESDAY...A 60 percent chance of rain by afternoon. Mostly cloudy.  High 38. Wind north 5-10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Rain mixed with snow during the evening. Snow likely after midnight. Snow accumulation up to 1-inch. Low around 30. Chance of precipitation 80 percent.
.THURSDAY...A 50 percent chance of snow during the morning. Snow may mix with rain after mid-morning. A 20 percent of rain in the afternoon. Mostly cloudy. High 36.

Holmes

Measurable Snow on or before Thanksgiving in Jackson, TN

11:45 AM - Tuesday

With the possibility of measurable snow in the forecast and with Thanksgiving still just over a week away...we ask:  "Has Jackson had measurable snow to fall on or before Thanksgiving?"  Here is what WTWO found.  Considering "measurable snow" as 0.1" or more:

Snowfall  Year   Date   / Date of Thanksgiving
   1.5        2011 - 28th   /            24th
   1.0        1950 - 23rd  /            23rd**
   1.0        1995 - 15th  /            23rd**
   0.8        1974 - 30th  /            28th
   0.5        2011 - 29th  /            24th
   0.3        1980 - 27th  /            27th**
   0.3        1968 - 11th  /            28th**
   0.2        1950 - 24th  /            23rd
   0.1        2014 - 13th  /            27th**
   0.1        1966 -  2nd  /            24th**

** Dates in which Jackson had measurable snowfall on or before Thanksgiving.
Measurements were taken at McKellar-Sipes Regional Airport.

Tuesday Morning Area Forecast

Forecast for Jackson and Vicinity
West Tennessee Weather Online Jackson TN
709 AM CST TUE NOV 13 2018

.THIS MORNING...Patchy drizzle, freezing drizzle, and a few snow flurries. Continued brisk and cloudy. Winds north 10-15 mph and gusty. Wind chill values around 24. Chance of precipitation 20 percent.
.THIS AFTERNOON...Cloudy and cold. High 38.  Wind chill values around 30.  Wind north at 10-15 mph with higher gusts.

.TONIGHT... Mostly cloudy. Low 27. Wind north 10-15 mph. Wind chill values around 20.
,WEDNESDAY...A 60 percent chance of rain by afternoon. Mostly cloudy.  High 38. Wind north 5-10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Rain mixed with snow during the evening. Snow likely after midnight. Snow accumulation up to 1-inch. Low around 30. Chance of precipitation 80 percent.
.THURSDAY...A 50 percent chance of snow during the morning. Snow may mix with rain after mid-morning. A 20 percent of rain in the afternoon. Mostly cloudy. High 36.

Holmes

Snow Accumulations Possible Wednesday Afternoon into Thursday Morning

A developing storm in the ARKLATEX early Wednesday will slide
northeast towards the Lower Ohio and Tennessee River Valleys by
mid-day Thursday. Moisture is expected to surge northwest from
Alabama and lift over the colder air as it reaches portions of
Northwest Tennessee...the Missouri Bootheel and Eastern Arkansas
Wednesday afternoon through Thursday morning.  - NWS