Apr 8, 2024 - News

Share your eclipse experience

People looking at the sky with eclipse glasses on.

Revelers in downtown Nashville watching the solar eclipse on Aug. 21, 2017. Photo: Jason Davis/Getty Images for SiriusXM

Eclipse day has arrived, and we already know our readers are excited.

The big picture: Some of us are hitting the road to chase the path of totality and relive our 2017 memories. Others are staying put and hoping for a clear view from Nashville, where about 95% will be covered.

State of play: It's a tough forecast for eclipse watchers in Middle Tennessee. While it is difficult to predict, the National Weather Service reported cloud cover in Nashville could be at 68% at the peak of the eclipse.

  • Skies should be clearer northwest of Nashville.

What's happening: In Nashville, the partial solar eclipse will last from around 12:44-3:20pm, according to NASA. Peak coverage should take place at about 2:03pm.

📣 Tell us: However you decide to celebrate, we want to hear about your experiences. Reply to this email and let us know how things go for you.

  • Did you get stuck in eclipse traffic? Did you have an emotional reaction? Did Mother Nature block your view? We want to hear about it.
  • Be sure to share pictures in your eclipse glasses, too. We'll share our favorite tidbits in an upcoming newsletter.
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