Clouds will be on the increase today as a frontal boundary approaches the Clarksville area from the west. This will be a slow moving frontal boundary as scattered showers will begin to fall overnight tonight. The main bulk of the precipitation will be during the day Thursday when this system moves through the area. Some of the storms are expected to have heavy rain, but there is no indication of a large severe weather outbreak occurring. By Friday morning, approximately 2-3 inches of rain will have fallen over the area. Looking ahead towards the weekend, Saturday looks to be a dry day with partly sunny skies. A system from Texas will move north and east during the weekend and will overspread precipitation into the area during the day Sunday washing out part of the weekend.
Here is the Clarksville area forecast:
Wednesday: A mix of sun and clouds. Breezy. High: 70
Wednesday night: Mostly cloudy and breezy with isolated showers and thunderstorms by daybreak. Chance of precipitation 30%. Low: 55
Thursday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Chance of precipitation 80%. High: 66
Thursday night: Cloudy with scattered showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Chance of precipitation 50%. Low: 40
Friday: A shower or two early, otherwise clearing skies. Chance of precipitation 30%. High: Lower 60s Low: Upper 30s
Saturday: Mostly sunny during the day, increasing clouds overnight. High: Lower 60s Low: Middle 40s