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Winter-Like Conditions Expected this Weekend

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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Nashville Prepares for One of Nation's Biggest Fireworks Shows -- Eric Alvarez

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Some 140,000 people are expected to attend the 4th of July concert and fireworks display downtown.

Billy Currington is headlining the "Let Freedom Sing" concert, which precedes the fireworks display accompanied by the Nashville Symphony.

Police are expecting a record crowd because of the lineup, the favorable forecast and the fact that the 4th falls on a Friday.

Organizers are hoping to bring the crowd a show big enough to match Music City's year in the national spotlight.

"It's been pretty phenomenal so we felt like Nashville deserved a little extra celebration.  we added more shells, we added bigger shells, we've added some special effects," said Butch Spyridon of the Nashville Convention and Visitors Corporation.  "We made the show a little bit longer.  It will rival any show in the country."

The fireworks are scheduled to start at 9:45 p.m.

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