Barry’s effects moving into Middle TN; Flooding threat on the rise


Tropical Depression Barry

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – Rains and storms are moving into Middle Tennessee and will overspread the mid-state overnight, especially the western two thirds.

Be on the lookout for localized flooding starting Monday, continuing through Wednesday.

As the remnants of Barry continue to push north and eventually northeast towards the Ohio Valley, local rainfall totals before slacking off on Thursday could run 3-4″ or higher near the Tennessee River and 1.5-2.5″ in Nashville and the I-65 corridor. West of the Tennessee River amounts could run 4-6″ or higher.

In addition, there is the threat of brief spin-up tornadoes within the bands of storms rotating around Barry.

The Storm Prediction Center has a Marginal Risk for Severe Weather for Monday generally from Nashville and I-65 westward.

Severe Risk from the Storm Prediction Center

Please stay weather alert over the next several days and keep up with the latest on News 2 on air and online and on our WKRN Weather App.

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