Chance Of Snow In Forecast For Chattanooga On Sunday

Wednesday, January 01, 2014

The possibility of snow is in the forecast for Chattanooga on Sunday.

It will be cold with lows of around 20 on Thursday night and Friday night.

Here is the latest forecast:

    • Thursday Rain likely, mainly before 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 45. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
    • Thursday Night A 10 percent chance of rain before 7pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 21. Northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
    • Friday Sunny, with a high near 34. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
    • Friday Night Mostly clear, with a low around 20. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph after midnight.
    • Saturday Sunny, with a high near 48.
    • Saturday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 33.
    • Sunday Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
    • Sunday Night A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Blustery. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
    • Monday A slight chance of rain and snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 37. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
    • Monday Night Clear, with a low around 18. Blustery.
    • Tuesday Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. Breezy.
    • Tuesday Night Clear, with a low around 18.
    • Wednesday Mostly sunny, with a high near 42.



TBI Launches Innovative Program To Protect Agents, Forensic Scientists From Fentanyl Risks

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation launched a program on Monday, to provide a potentially life-saving resource to its special agents who might come into contact with fentanyl. In recent years, law enforcement agencies across the country have reported an increase in exposure to the powerful and potentially deadly painkiller, primarily in heroin recoveries. In recent months, ... (click for more)

Police Say Man, 39, Dropped Off Girl, 14, For Sex At East Brainerd Motel

Police say a 39-year-old man dropped off a 14-year-old girl at an East Brainerd motel after an undercover officer arranged for sex. The office had answered an ad for escort services on the Internet site Backpage. John Harper Farmer Jr., of E. 5th Street, was charged with promoting prostitution, contributing to the delinquency of a minor and driving on a revoked license. ... (click for more)

Republicans And Fox News Are Creating An Ebola Crisis

It seems that the Republicans and Fox News are at it again.  They are calling for “closing the borders” in order to protect us from the Ebola virus.   They are spreading fear and angst among the populous in order to blame the Obama administration with failing to protect the citizenry. Isn’t this the same crowd that claimed there were weapons of mass destruction in ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: UT Ain’t Heard Nothing Yet!

Just moments before Florida would seal a football 10-9 victory over Tennessee in early October, the student section in Neyland Stadium stooped to a new low when it vociferously chanted, “F*** you, Florida! F*** you, Florida!” It was shocking, a loud and vulgar display of all that sportsmanship isn’t, and served as a great embarrassment to Knoxville and the university. Jimmy Cheek, ... (click for more)

Tennessee Wastes No Time Shifting Attention To Alabama

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – L ittle time had passed following Tennessee's 34-3 loss to Ole Miss on Saturday night before the challenge that lies ahead this week crossed the mind of the UT staff. In past years, a loss of that type could have had a lasting impact on the psyche of the team. But  Tennessee coach Butch Jones   still sees his team progressing, both mentally ... (click for more)

Ooltewah's Riley Hickman: 2-for-2 Wins At Cleveland And Talladega

The “Hustler” Riley Hickman of Ooltewah hunkered down this weekend and picked up a pair of wins in Dirt Track competition. Friday night the # R1 “Hickman Manufacturing, American Billett, Austin Trucking, Tucker Mobile Home Service, Allstar Graphics, VP Racing Fuels, RH Designs, Competition Racing Equipment, A-1 Towing, MRC” sponsored CVR / Vic Hill powered machine ... (click for more)