Rather than dealing with cold and snow threats for the spring race in Bristol, the focus in weather for the big event turns to warm air and storm threats.
We've made it through the first week of April, but with rain gear needed for a large part of it.
After a little bit of research for the area, it turns out that maybe the tables have turned when it comes to April showers and May flowers.
The saying has stood true for our area, but for other parts of the country...not so much. Here's a look in the rear view at the weather in March of 2015.
The International Space Station will be visible over our area for five to seven minutes early Tuesday morning.
Meteorologist Chris Michaels recaps the winter that got a slow start, but sprinted with ferocity to the finish line.
The StormTrack 5 weather team and the Sullivan County Emergency Management Agency are partnering this year to encourage those interested in attending the Storm Spotter Training Class.
After three rounds of brutal winter weather, we await the arrival of a fourth snow storm in the span of just nine days.
If there is such a saying as the quiet before the storm, the aftermath of our winter storm is a bit noisy.
It's been a fairly inactive winter for most parts of the area, but that's all about to change. Chris Michaels breaks it all down in this week's weather blog.
Keep your eyes to the sky tonight! Between Jupiter shining brightly, a full moon and the ISS flyover, there's a lot to look forward to!
As is tradition, Punxsutawney Phil stepped out to make his bold prediction on how much longer winter will last.
Super Bowl Weekend is essentially a holiday for some across the country, and the weather has a lot to do with planning for it (even if you aren't attending the game itself).
30 years ago, a cold outbreak like no other impacted northeast Tennessee and southwest Virginia. However, we weren't the only ones suffering the bitter cold.
It's been a while since we've seen a good widespread snow in the News 5 WCYB viewing area.
High pressure diving down from the Yukon in northwestern Canada is causing quite a stir for parts of the U.S.
Meteorologist Chris Michaels takes you back through an active year in weather in the Tri-Cities area.
As if we haven't had enough of a taste of winter, we officially kick-start the season Sunday night at 6:03.
Some areas saw had a very short bout with freezing drizzle/rain on Tuesday night.
Looking up into the night sky on Sunday night, most of us saw the halo around the moon. We explain just how that happens in this week's weather blog.
The Tri-Cities has been home for Dave for more than 25 years.
David grew up in Knoxville and has always had a love for weather.
Chris Michaels is the weekend morning meteorologist at News 5 WCYB. Chris comes to us from North Carolina State University, where he got his degree in Meteorology.
Chief Meteorologist Dave Dierks with your StormTrack 5 forecast
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