Severe thunderstorms and heavy rain for portions of the southern U.S.

A storm system will produce scattered severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rain stretching from the Southern Plains to the Gulf Coast and lower Miss. Valley on Friday. Large hail, locally damaging winds and flash flooding will be the main threats. This activity will continue into Saturday.
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Current conditions at

Knoxville, McGhee Tyson Airport (KTYS)

Lat: 35.82°NLon: 83.99°WElev: 981ft.

Overcast

79°F

26°C

Humidity 34%
Wind Speed NE 3 mph
Barometer 29.99 in (1014.6 mb)
Dewpoint 48°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index79°F (26°C)
Last update 29 Apr 6:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Townsend TN

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Calm wind.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Light and variable wind becoming south 5 to 10 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 81 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 62 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 80 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 61 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 78 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 58 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 72 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 55 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Calm wind.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Light and variable wind becoming south 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 72.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Sunny, with a high near 69.
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Point Forecast:
Townsend TN
 35.68°N 83.75°W (Elev. 1093 ft)
5:38 pm EDT Apr 29, 2016
7pm EDT Apr 29, 2016-6pm EDT May 6, 2016
 
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