A sunny start to the weekend is expected for the Clarksville area as high pressure remains over the area. This will be the last sunny and nice day for a while as a very strong system moves into the region. This system will bring isolated showers and thunderstorms Sunday evening and overnight Sunday. Some of the thunderstorms are expected to be strong to severe with strong winds and hail as the main concerns. The showers and thunderstorms are expected to continue through the day Monday when the main part of the system moves through the region. The thunderstorms on Monday are also expected to be strong to severe with strong winds, hail, and the risk for tornadoes as the Storm Prediction Center places Clarksville in a moderate risk for severe weather. The system starts to move out of the region by Tuesday with showers and thunderstorms once again possible. Some of the storms may be strong to severe again with strong winds and hail as the main concerns. Behind this system, temperatures are expected to be below normal as highs for the Clarksville area will be in the lower to middle sixties. Please make sure your severe weather plans are up to date and keep tuned to local media outlets and the National Weather Service for the latest in any severe weather that happens over the next few days.
Here is the Clarksville area forecast:
Saturday: Mostly sunny. High: 80
Saturday night: Partly to mostly clear. Low: 57
Sunday: Increasing clouds with isolated showers or thunderstorms. Chance of precipitation 30%. High: 81
Sunday night: Mostly cloudy with scattered showers and thunderstorms. Some storms may be strong to severe. Chance of precipitation 60%. Breezy. Low: 63
Monday: Showers and thunderstorms. Some storms may be strong to severe. Chance of precipitation 70%. Breezy. High: Near 80 Low: Near 60
Tuesday: Mostly cloudy with scattered showers and thunderstorms. Some storms may be strong to severe. Chance of precipitation 40%. High: Upper 70s Low: Middle 50s