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  • CODE RED: Traffic

    12/18/14 06:56:11 AM

    I-65 NB between exits 2 &3 is closed due to multiple accidents on a bridge which has iced over. We are LIVE on scene and track all the issues around town with alternate routes and drive times. We are also tracking precipitation which could affect your morning commute. TUNE IN NOW.  click here for more

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CODE YELLOW: Wintry Mix Possible

A wintry mix is falling this morning in middle TN. It could cause problems in the morning commute. Temperatures around the freezing mark could cause some slick spots to form with freezing rain, sleet and some rain mixed with snow through 10AM.

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Weather Service Confirms Tornado Hit White County on Monday

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UPDATE (9:40 p.m.): The National Weather Service has confirmed three tornadoes hit there was an EF1 tornado in White County on Monday.

ORIGINAL STORY:

The National Weather Service in Nashville has confirmed there was an EF1 tornado in White County on Monday.

The 90 MPH tornado was on the ground from 12:37 p.m. to 12:39 p.m. about a dozen miles east of Sparta. Trees were snapped and an occupied vehicle was thrown off the road at this location. Damage continued approximately 2.1 miles to the east-northeast, affecting properties on the north side of Eastland Rd. Several homes suffered minor roof damage, a grain silo was completely destroyed and dozens of hardwood trees were snapped and uprooted.

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