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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. 

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Stomach Bug Hits the Mid-State During the Heart of Flu Season

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NASHVILLE- We're in the heart of flu season and by the looks of it a lot of people are getting sick despite getting a flu shot but it's more than just the flu that's going around. The stomach bug is running rampant too. Emergency rooms are especially busy this time of year. According to flu.gov, up to 20% of people will get the flu. At TriStar Summit Medical Center, doctors say they've already seen a handful of very severe cases. Doctors recommend you get a flu shot but it's no guarantee. Doctors say the best way to protect yourself from the flu and the stomach bug is to wash your hands and practice healthy habits.

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