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By Meteorologist Mark Baldwin –
Partly to mostly sunny skies can be expected across the state today, as afternoon highs climb into the low to mid 80s. A shower or two is possible across northwest Tennessee later today.
There will be a chance for showers and thunderstorms across West Tennessee overnight. The rest of the state will see fair to partly cloudy skies. Overnight lows will be very mild across the west, dropping to around 70 degrees, with the rest of the state seeing mild overnight lows in the low to mid 60s.
A strong cold front will begin advancing into the state on Friday. That will kick off showers and thunderstorms, some of which could be strong to severe across West and Middle Tennessee. The front will arrive in East Tennessee in the overnight hours. Winds will be gusty from the south ahead of that front.