A weak area of higher pressure is expected to move into the Clarksville region today bringing partly cloudy skies and temperatures soaring into the lower nineties. This will be a short lived break as the risk for precipitation returns for Tuesday night and through the day Wednesday. This is accompanied by a passing frontal system. This system will push the heat and humidity out of the Clarksville area and bring in comfortable air from Canada. High temperatures for the end of the wee are expected to be in the lower eighties. For those that have fourth of July festivities, the skies are expected to be partly to mostly sunny and conditions less humid. Conditions for fireworks are expected to be ideal this weekend as skies will be mostly clear and overnight temperatures will also be comfortable with temperatures in the seventies for many of the festivities. For any of the thunderstorms that develop during the night Tuesday and the day Wednesday, the run the risk for being strong to severe with gusty winds and heavy rain as the main concerns.
Here is the Clarksville area forecast:
Tuesday: A mix of sun and clouds. High: 92
Tuesday night: Partly cloudy with a risk for a shower or thunderstorm. Chance of precipitation 30%. Low: 70
Wednesday: A mix of sun and clouds with a risk for a shower or thunderstorm. Chance of precipitation 20%. High: 86
Wednesday night: Partly cloudy. Low: 60
Thursday: A mix of sun and clouds. High: Lower 80s Low: Near 60
Fourth of July: Mostly sunny. High: Lower 80s Low: Lower 60s