Tornado Watch, Wind Advisory, Severe Storms Shut Main Street Festival Down

The National Weather Service has issued a severe storm, tornado and wind advisory for Middle Tennessee.

A storm system is traveling northwest and will reach Williamson County around 4 p.m. Because of the forecast, the Franklin Police have shut down the Main Street Festival.

Tornado Watch
In effect until 7 p.m. for Williamson and a number of other Mid-Tennessee counties.

Wind Advisory
In effect through 10 p.m. There will be sustained breezy winds of 15 to 25 mph, with gusts of 40 to 45 mph possible.

This Afternoon
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 4pm. Some of the storms could be severe. Cloudy, with a high near 83. South wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 4am. Some of the storms could be severe. Low around 55. Southwest wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

Hourly Forecast

TIME

DESCRIPTION TEMP FEELS PRECIP HUMIDITY WIND

2:30 PM

SUN
Scattered Thunderstorms/Wind 80° 83°
40%
63% S 20 mph

3:00 PM

SUN
Thunderstorms/Wind 80° 83°
70%
62% S 20 mph

4:00 PM

SUN
Thunderstorms 78° 81°
85%
64% S 19 mph

5:00 PM

SUN
Thunderstorms 74° 74°
65%
71% S 19 mph

6:00 PM

SUN
Thunderstorms 72° 72°
65%
74% S 19 mph

7:00 PM

SUN
Thunderstorms 72° 72°
75%
73% S 19 mph

8:00 PM

SUN
Thunderstorms 71° 71°
80%
78% S 17 mph

9:00 PM

SUN
Thunderstorms 70° 70°
80%
79% S 18 mph

10:00 PM

SUN
Thunderstorms 70° 71°
80%
80% S 19 mph

11:00 PM

SUN
Thunderstorms 68° 68°
95%
81% SSW 14 mph

12:00 AM

MON
Thunderstorms 66° 66°
85%
80% SW 14 mph

1:00 AM

MON
Scattered Thunderstorms 64° 63°
35%
77% SW 14 mph

2:00 AM

MON
Mostly Cloudy 62° 60°
20%
78% SW 12 mph

3:00 AM

MON
Mostly Cloudy 60° 58°
25%
80% SW 11 mph

4:00 AM

MON
Partly Cloudy 58° 56°
15%
82% SSW 10 mph

5:00 AM

MON
Partly Cloudy 57° 54°
15%
81% SSW 11 mp

 

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