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Flooding and Severe Weather Risk Continues This Weekend

More heavy rain will exacerbate flooding in the central and southern U.S. this weekend. In addition, over portions of the Mississippi, Ohio, and Tennessee Valleys, severe thunderstorms are expected. Some storms may produce large hail, damaging winds, and tornadoes. Meanwhile, snow and ice will again affect the Cascades, northern Rockies, upper Midwest, and New England through Sunday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Knoxville, McGhee Tyson Airport (KTYS)

Lat: 35.82°NLon: 83.99°WElev: 981ft.

Mostly Cloudy

68°F

20°C

Humidity 73%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.97 in (1013.9 mb)
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 Feb 6:53 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Sweetwater TN

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 4am.  Low around 61. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers

    Low: 61 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms before 1pm, then a chance of showers between 1pm and 4pm.  High near 63. West wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 63 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely after 7pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 48. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 48 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers before 1pm.  Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 64. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 64 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Clear, with a low around 38. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Clear

    Low: 38 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 65.

    Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 48 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers.  High near 61. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers

    High: 61 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers.  Low around 51. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers

    Low: 51 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 4am. Low around 61. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms before 1pm, then a chance of showers between 1pm and 4pm. High near 63. West wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Showers likely after 7pm. Cloudy, with a low around 48. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers before 1pm. Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 64. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around 38. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 65.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Wednesday
Showers. High near 61. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Wednesday Night
Showers. Low around 51. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Thursday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 64. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 57.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 56.
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Point Forecast:
Sweetwater TN
 35.61°N 84.47°W (Elev. 1001 ft)
3:56 pm EST Feb 24, 2018
7pm EST Feb 24, 2018-6pm EST Mar 3, 2018
 
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