Saturday Night: Rain likely (100% coverage). Some
could be locally heavy. Low: 39°.
Sunday: Rain still likely early (100%
coverage), but drier air moves in during the afternoon. High: 48°.
Monday: Mostly cloudy and chilly with a few
flurries possible (30% coverage). High: 39°.
An area of
low pressure will move from the Gulf of Mexico northeastward across the
Smokies overnight Saturday into Sunday, spreading numerous rain showers across the
Some of the rain could be locally heavy, especially along the Foothills
into the Smokies, and could cause some isolated flooding in some areas.
This system pulls out quickly enough that the second half of Sunday should be
drier for most people. There could be a few breaks in the clouds
The clouds return Sunday night into Monday, as the colder air pours back
in. This could lead to a few random, light snow showers or flurries for some,
but it will not cause any concerns.
We will be dry and cool as we end 2013 and
start 2014, but there are some hints at another storm system moving in late
Thursday into Thursday night.
As of Saturday evening, it looks like we could see a rain/snow
mix changing into snow for portions of the area, but specific details are definitely not
clear at this time.