Partly sunny skies are expected for the Clarksville area today as a weak area of higher pressure moves in over the area. Even with the weak area of higher pressure, there is a slight risk for a shower or thunderstorms today due to the warm temperatures and humidity. Skies will remain partly cloudy to end the weekend with the weak area of higher pressure remaining over the Clarksville area. Looking to the upcoming workweek, an active weather pattern is expected. A frontal system will move into the region by Tuesday, but will stir up some showers and thunderstorms during the day Monday. The best chance for showers and thunderstorms will be during the day Tuesday as the frontal system moves through the region. The risk for showers and thunderstorms are expected to continue through the rest of the workweek as a series of waves move through the region. As with any thunderstorms this time of year, they do run the risk of being strong to severe with gusty winds and very heavy rain as the main concerns. Looking at temperatures for the time period, they are expected to remain constant with highs in the lower nineties and lows in the upper sixties.
Here is the Clarksville area forecast:
Saturday: A mix of sun and clouds with a slight risk for a shower or thunderstorm. Chance of precipitation 20%. High: 90
Saturday night: Partly cloudy. Low: 66
Sunday: A mix of sun and clouds. High: 91
Sunday night: Partly cloudy. Low: 68
Monday: Partly cloudy with isolated showers and thunderstorms. Chance of precipitation 30%. High: Lower 90s Low: Lower 70s
Tuesday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Chance of precipitation 50%. High: Upper 80s Low: Near 70