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A stormy Friday expected for parts of the central and southern U.S.

Heavy rain, flash flooding and thunderstorms are expected on Friday, from the Southern Plains to the Tennessee Valley. Some of the storms may become severe in the afternoon and evening, especially in the ArkLaTex region and parts of the Lower Mississippi Valley. Primary hazards will be isolated damaging winds gusts and hail. The Central High Plains and the Carolinas could also see strong storms.
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Current conditions at

Knoxville, McGhee Tyson Airport (KTYS)

Lat: 35.82°NLon: 83.99°WElev: 981ft.

Heavy Rain Fog/Mist

20°C

68°F

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed S 19 km/h
Barometer 29.90 in (1011.4 mb)
Dewpoint 19°C (67°F)
Visibility 10 km
Last update 3 Jul 5:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Knoxville TN

  • Today

    Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Thunderstorms

    High: 26 °C

  • Tonight

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 20 °C

  • Independence
    Day

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 27 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 19 °C

  • Sunday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 27 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 19 °C

  • Monday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 28 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 19 °C

  • Tuesday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 29 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 8am and 11am, then showers and thunderstorms after 11am. High near 26. Southwest wind 5 to 15 km/h increasing to 15 to 25 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tonight
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. Southwest wind 10 to 20 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Independence Day
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 27. Southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 2am. Cloudy, with a low around 19. Southwest wind 5 to 15 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 8am. Cloudy, with a high near 27. South wind 5 to 10 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 28.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 29.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 31.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 30.
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Point Forecast:
Knoxville TN
 35.98°N 83.94°W (Elev. 287 m)
3:11 am EDT Jul 3, 2015
7am EDT Jul 3, 2015-6pm EDT Jul 9, 2015
 
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