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Snow likely in West Tenn., chilly everywhere

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - The first full day of spring is feeling a lot like winter in Tennessee.

A nine-county area of West Tennessee that includes the cities of Memphis, Jackson and Dyersburg is under a winter weather advisory. The National Weather Service says 1 to 2 inches of snow is possible in the region with the heaviest snowfall occurring Thursday evening.

The advisory is from 1 p.m. Thursday until 7 a.m. Friday.

Dawn temperatures Thursday included 33 degrees in Memphis, 24 in Jackson, 23 in Nashville, 18 in Crossville, 28 in Chattanooga, 25 in Knoxville and 23 in the Tri-Cities.