cold weather

Pre-Thanksgiving “Winter Weather” a possibility for Sequatchie Valley

A very tricky forecast is in the cards for the Sequatchie Valley. An upper level low pressure system is expected to move eastward across TX and into the Southeast US. As this occurs, a surface low pressure system will develop along the Gulf [...]

Meteorologist Robert Frye: Winter Weather Outlook for Friday, Jan. 25th, 2013

Forecast guidance has been very consistent with the threat for freezing rain Friday. What has not been as consistent is how much icing will occur. Confidence is high that we will see some icing, especially on elevated surfaces. Ground temperatures [...]

TEMA declares “State of Emergency” for Tennessee

NASHVILLE  – The Tennessee Emergency Management Agency in Nashville (TEMA) has declared a State of Emergency for the state on Tuesday, January 15th. This is a Level 3 Declaration by TEMA officials. This statement was released from the [...]

Snow, again, across Tennessee as winter wears on…

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Another snowfall is set to spread across Tennessee and forecasters say the storm isn’t behaving as earlier predicted. The snowfall had advanced into eastern Arkansas by midmorning Wednesday and National Weather [...]

More Winter Weather for Marion County?

Currently, snow is falling across western Tennessee. Temps are holding in the low 40’s as expected. Rain has occurred off and on today and temps have remained fairly steady. The cold air is not far off and eventually will advect into the region. [...]

Robert Frye’s Latest Forecast for Marion County

I’m feeling a bit more confident in the overall general forecast today. NAM and GFS both indicate a rain event for Tuesday and most of Tuesday evening. Boundary layer temps are simply too warm for wintry precip despite being in the more synoptically [...]

Meteorologist Robert Frye: More wintry weather possible for Marion County

An area of low pressure will move across the southern states Thursday. Initially, temp profile looks warm enough to produce liquid precip. However, as temps quickly fall behind a trailing cold front… rain should rapidly mix with and change [...]

Salt for roads getting short in Tennessee

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The Tennessee Department of Transportation says it only has enough salt for one more winter weather system. According to WTVF-TV, more salt has been ordered. Some parts of the state are expected to get more winter weather [...]

AirTran, Delta Cancel Flights Out Of Atlanta Due To Snow

AirTran Airways has canceled all Monday flights in and out of Atlanta, and Delta has scrubbed one-fourth of its schedule due to an icy winter storm. AirTran said the rest of its network was operating normally. It said stranded travelers could [...]

Meteorologist Robert Frye says “Major Snow Event is Possible”

Forecast guidance has been advertising a perfect scenario for winter precip for the Sequatchie Valley. So, what’s going to happen? Well, all ingredients for a major and possibly crippling winter storm are lining up just perfect. Comparing [...]