Hot temperatures and critical fire weather conditions for portions of California; Flash Flood threat for parts of Texas

Critical fire weather conditions and unseasonably hot temperatures will be prevalent across parts of southern California early this week. Any fires that start in this area could quickly grow out of control; Red Flag Warnings and Heat Advisories are in effect. Meanwhile, heavy rain is forecast in parts of Texas through early Monday. Flash Flood Watches are in effect for portions of southwest Texas. Read More >

Current conditions at

Knoxville, McGhee Tyson Airport (KTYS)

Lat: 35.82°NLon: 83.99°WElev: 981ft.

Mostly Cloudy

28°C

83°F

Humidity 53%
Wind Speed SW 26 km/h
Barometer 1017.1 mb (30.07 in)
Dewpoint 18°C (64°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index29°C (84°F)
Last update 26 Sep 10:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Gatlinburg TN

  • Today

    Today: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 28. West wind around 15 km/h.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 28 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then a chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. North wind 5 to 10 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 14 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers before noon.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 23. Northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Sunny

    High: 23 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Clear, with a low around 9. Calm wind.

    Clear

    Low: 9 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 22. South wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming west 10 to 15 km/h in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 22 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 10 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 19.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 19 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 9 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 20.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 20 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 28. West wind around 15 km/h.
Tonight
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. North wind 5 to 10 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers before noon. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 23. Northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Tuesday Night
Clear, with a low around 9. Calm wind.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 22. South wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming west 10 to 15 km/h in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 19.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 20.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 22.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 11.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 23.
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Point Forecast:
Gatlinburg TN
 35.73°N 83.49°W (Elev. 486 m)
10:20 am EDT Sep 26, 2016
11am EDT Sep 26, 2016-6pm EDT Oct 2, 2016
 
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