Snow Back In Chattanooga Forecast Along With Frigid Temps Later This Week; Hamilton County Schools Close Tuesday

Monday, January 17, 2022

Snow is back in the Chattanooga forecast later this week along with frigid temperatures.

Due to the possibility of icy road conditions Tuesday morning, Hamilton County Schools are closed. Child care sites to remain open are at Battle Academy, East Brainerd Elementary, East Ridge Elementary, Harrison Elementary, Middle Valley Elementary and Red Bank Elementary.

Baylor School will operate on a 10 a.m. start on Tuesday. 

Cleveland City Schools will be closed.  This will include all after school activities as well.  

Other schools closed include Bradley County, Bledsoe County, Dade County, Grundy County, Dayton, Marion County, Meigs County, Polk County, Rhea County, Sequatchie County and Whitfield County. 

The big winter storm that brought heavy snow to some sections of Tennessee missed downtown Chattanooga altogether. 

However, nearby areas and the mountaintops got snow.

Here is the latest forecast:

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 24. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light after midnight.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 48. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 34. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Wednesday
Rain likely after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. South wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday Night
Rain before 5am, then a chance of rain and snow. Low around 28. South wind around 5 mph becoming north after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of snow before 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 37. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Friday
A slight chance of snow after 2pm, mixing with rain after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 36. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow before 7pm, then a slight chance of snow between 7pm and 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 22. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

 


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