After destruction, Sandy brings wind advisory, colder temps to Middle Tennessee

Tuesday, October 30, 2012 at 12:28pm

Part of what remains from “Superstorm Sandy” is kicking up winds here in Middle Tennessee and is expected to bring colder temperatures over the next week or so.

The National Weather Service has issued a wind advisory for the region, warning that through Tuesday afternoon and night sustained winds of 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 40 are possible.

The weather service is also advising that through next Monday scattered areas of frost will be possible in the early morning hours, with freezing temperatures possible east of Interstate 65 in the early morning hours of Wednesday and Thursday.

The counties under the advisory include Davidson, Wilson, Sumner, Robertson, Dickson, Williamson, Cheatham, Rutherford, Stewart, Montgomery, Macon, Clay, Pickett, Benton, Houston, Humphreys, Trousdale, Smith, Jackson, Putnam, Overton, Fentress, Perry, Hickman, Lewis, Maury, Marshall, Cannon, DeKalb, White, Cumberland, Bedford, Coffee, Warren, Grundy, Van Buren, Wayne, Lawrence and Giles.