Severe storms may hit Chattanooga area tonight

Severe storms may hit Chattanooga area tonight

August 17th, 2012 by WRCB-TV Channel 3 in Local - Breaking News

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Later this afternoon into this evening a front will press through that will bring more widespread showers and storms. The threat of severe weather is low, but we still need to be watchful.

Be prepared for the possibility of some storms during the football games tonight. They will taper off through the night, and bring in great weather for the weekend.

A dip in the jet stream (River of air in the upper levels that divides cool air to the north from warm air to the south) is dipping southward which means cooler and drier air will prevail for the weekend.

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