CLOUDS WILL HANG TOUGH TONIGHT
BE ALERT TO SOME PATCHY DENSE FOG OVERNIGHT
SUNSHINE RETURNS WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON
DRY AND PLEASANT WEATHER EXPECTED THROUGH THE WEEKEND
Tonight: Partly or mostly cloudy, patchy fog. Lows 52-57. Light wind.
Wednesday: Some morning clouds. Becoming sunny. Highs 68-75. Northwest wind 5-10 mph.
Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy and cool. Lows 45-52. Light wind.
Thursday: Mostly sunny. Highs 73-78. Light north wind.
We are tracking a weak cold front in the StormTrack 5 Weather Center. The front has settled south of the Tri-Cities, and has become stationary. Clouds will likely stick around tonight as temperatures drop into the 50s. Be alert to some patchy dense fog that may develop in some areas.
Some morning clouds may linger Wednesday, with the afternoon sky becoming sunny. Highs will be in the 70s most areas, though some 60s are likely over the higher elevations.
StormTrack 5 meteorologists are tracking high pressure that will settle over the eastern United States. This will allow for a dry and sunny stretch of weather that should last into the weekend.
A cold front is forecast to move across the Tri-Cities late Sunday night into Monday. Scattered showers will be possible as this weather system moves across the southern Appalachians. It appears the chance of rain will hold off until after dark Sunday.
Right now, the weather for the Bristol Rhythm and Roots Reunion looks great. Mother nature won't be singing the blues!
Temperatures the next seven days will be seasonably cool. Daytime highs will be in the 70s to near 80, and nighttime lows will drop into the upper 40s to middle 50s.
Fall begins Monday night at 10:29. A touch of fall will be in the air leading up to its arrival.
You can always get the latest forecast and weather information on News 5 WCYB, wcyb.com and on the StormTrack 5 weather app.
Our normal high is 79°, low 55°.
Meteorologist Dave Dierks