A strong cold front will move through the Clarksville area this morning bringing scattered showers and thunderstorms to the region. Some of the storms are expected to be strong to severe with strong winds and heavy rain as the main concern. The majority of the precipitation is expected to fall this morning, with isolated showers lingering the rest of the afternoon and into the evening. Skies will clear overnight tonight as this system passes and the temperatures will drop as lows will fall below freezing. Below average temperatures will continue through the upcoming workweek as a trough digs in over the eastern United States. Temperatures will hover near fifty with mostly sunny skies through Thursday. It is not until the end of the workweek until the next system passes through the Clarksville area.
Here is the Clarksville area forecast:
Monday: Mostly cloudy with scattered showers and thunderstorms. Some storms may be strong to severe. Chance of precipitation 80%. High: 61
Monday night: A few rain showers early, otherwise clearing skies. Low: 31
Tuesday: Mostly sunny. High: 53
Tuesday night: Partly cloudy with a slight risk for a rain shower. Low: 30
Wednesday: Mainly sunny. High: Near 50 Low: Lower 20s
Thursday: Mostly sunny during the day, increasing clouds overnight. High: Upper 40s Low: Lower 30s