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Area forecast discussion 
National Weather Service Nashville Tennessee
158 PM CDT Tuesday Oct 21 2014

Discussion...

Beautiful day across the middle state with temperatures a little warmer than
earlier thinking in the middle 60s plateau to low 70s west. Some
stratocu noted on visible satellite in the upper Cumberland...and
a bit of this cloud cover could linger into tonight as models
depict. Unlike this morning...not anticipating any widespread or
significant fog development tonight as light north winds will
continue through the night. However...lower dewpoints will allow
temperatures to fall into the upper 30s to low 40s areawide.

Forecast through the weekend continues to look spectacular with
dry conditions prevailing and a gradual warming trend in store.
Thursday morning looks like the coolest min temperatures this forecast
period and could see a bit of patchy frost especially eastern
zones where lows fall into the middle 30s. Highs will reach the 70s
by Friday and continue warming to near 80 by Sunday and Monday as
an 500 mb ridge sets up over the southeast Continental U.S. With southwest flow
aloft. 12z GFS/European model (ecmwf) continue to show a cold front moving across
around Tuesday of next week...which will bring our next chance of
rain although only low probability of precipitation look warranted at this point.

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Preliminary point temps/pops...
Nashville 42 65 40 67 / 0 0 0 0
Clarksville 41 64 38 66 / 0 0 0 0
Crossville 39 59 36 63 / 0 0 0 0
Columbia 42 65 38 67 / 0 0 0 0
Lawrenceburg 42 66 39 67 / 0 0 0 0
Waverly 42 65 38 67 / 0 0 0 0

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Ohx watches/warnings/advisories...
none.

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