Rainy Weather To Turn Icy

Wednesday, January 16, 2013

Chattanooga's pattern of days and days of rainy weather is about to turn icy.

The forecast for Thursday is for the temperature to drop to 27 degrees.

Ice or snow is in the forecast.

Snow is likely Thursday night, but little or no accumulation is expected.

Sunny skies are expected to return starting Friday, though temperatures will remain cold. 



AUDIO: County Commission Meeting 2/21/18

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The third time was the charm for the Signal Mountain boys, but not so for the Red Bank girls. The second-seeded Eagles avenged two regular-season losses to Tyner on Tuesday night at Howard’s Henry Bowles Gymnasium to win their first District 6-AA championship by a 46-40 final. The second-seeded Lionettes were facing the top-seeded Signal Mountain Lady Eagles.   The third ... (click for more)