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Very Heavy Rainfall and High Risk Flood Event in the South-Central U.S.

Thunderstorms, some severe, will continue to produce tremendously heavy rainfall over the same areas through the day today. The area with the greatest potential for excessive rainfall includes Oklahoma, Arkansas, and Missouri. Very heavy rains will extend broadly from the Southern Plains to the Upper Midwest. Life threatening flash flooding is expected with these storms. Read More >

Current conditions at

Knoxville, McGhee Tyson Airport (KTYS)

Lat: 35.82°NLon: 83.99°WElev: 981ft.

Overcast

79°F

26°C

Humidity 62%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.11 in (1018.6 mb)
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index81°F (27°C)
Last update 29 Apr 10:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Townsend TN

  • Today

    Today: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 90. Southwest wind around 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 63 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 76 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 74.

    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 79.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 90. Southwest wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 74.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 79.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Thursday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 71. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 51.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66.
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Point Forecast:
Townsend TN
 35.68°N 83.75°W (Elev. 1093 ft)
9:40 am EDT Apr 29, 2017
11am EDT Apr 29, 2017-6pm EDT May 5, 2017
 
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