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Freeze Warning, Cumberland Plateau Advisory

Winter-like conditions will be possible for middle Tennessee this weekend. A freeze warning is in effect for Friday and Saturday night. Temperatures will drop to around the freezing mark in Nashville and upper 20s outside the metro area. Saturday night will be even colder with temperatures dropping as low as the mid-20s outside the metro. Breezy NW winds will add to the chill. Bring plants and pets indoors for the weekend and make sure outdoor vegetation is protected as well.

In addition to the cold, rain showers along the Cumberland Plateau will change over to light snow overnight. A dusting of snow on grassy surfaces will be possible by Saturday morning for areas just west of the Plateau and up to 1 inch of snow along the Plateau. 
 
A snow storm is expected in east Tennessee with up to a 15 inches in elevations greater than 5000 feet. 

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Little Girl's Moving Letter to Seahawks Player

A New Jersey 9-year-old girl who wears hearing aids was so inspired by Seattle Seahawks running back Derrick Coleman's journey that she wrote him a letter. 

Coleman is the first deaf offensive player to reach the NFL and will now be on the biggest stage in the world in Super Bowl XLVIII. But it's his inspiration to kids who also are deaf or have hearing impairments which is making the biggest impact. 


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