Summer is on the way — big time!

It's been quite a tolerable summer so far, with slightly below-average temperatures and slightly above-average rainfall for much of Tennessee, including the Cumberland Plateau. But we're currently drying out, and we're about to get really hot. In fact, the hottest temperatures of summer are likely on the way, with much lesser coverage from diurnal thunderstorms to...

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Update: A wet — and potentially very wet — weekend is on tap

Most of the northern plateau region has been dry the past couple of days, but the reprieve from the summer thunderstorms won't last long,...

Another wet weekend appears to be in store

If you like your summer weather without scorching-hot temperatures and with plenty of rain, you're loving Summer 2021, and it doesn't look like the...

Rainy weekend: How much rain that might actually mean, and when the pattern will break

We're in the midst of what National Weather Service meteorologists were referring to for several days leading up to it as a "wet pattern"...

Update: Wetter weather returns for the second half of the week

This 4th of July weekend featured the best weather that our area has had for an Independence Day holiday in a very long time....

Eye to the Sky: Could ‘Elsa’ eventually bring rain to East Tennessee?

Tropical Storm Elsa is battering Haiti this evening, and will eventually cross Hispaniola and Jamaica before heading towards Florida and the U.S. cost. Could...

Eye to the Sky: Wet, soggy start to 4th of July weekend may be in store

Independence Day itself may see rain chances decrease, but the holiday weekend leading up to the 4th of July is increasingly looking like a...

Update: Strong storms possible Monday evening, then much cooler

Strong to severe thunderstorms with damaging wind gusts are possible this evening and tonight, ahead of a strong cold front that is bearing down...

Eye to the Sky: A strong cold front is headed our way

We saw a very cool (relatively speaking, for this time of year) start to last week, and another blast of cool air is headed...

Rain returns with Wednesday showers and thunderstorms

After a beautiful Memorial Day and start to the week in general, rain chances will increase once again on Wednesday, as a front brings...

Here comes Blackberry Winter

Blackberry vines are in full bloom across the northern Cumberland Plateau. And, right on schedule, here comes our next cold snap. The old-timers used the...