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Heavy Rain and Potential for Flash Flooding

Strong to severe thunderstorms are forecast to develop along a frontal system stretching from portions of the Mississippi Valley into the Ohio Valley. These storms may produce heavy rain and flash flooding. The threat shifts east on Friday. Moonsoon moisture will continue to produce heavy rain with the possibility of localized flash flooding in the Four Corners area. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Knoxville, McGhee Tyson Airport (KTYS)

Lat: 35.82°NLon: 83.99°WElev: 981ft.

Light Rain

80°F

27°C

Humidity 76%
Wind Speed NW 3 mph
Barometer 29.95 in (1013.0 mb)
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index84°F (29°C)
Last update 27 Jul 7:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Townsend TN

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 72. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms.  High near 79. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 11pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 11pm and 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 67 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 10 percent chance of showers before 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 80. North wind around 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light northeast  after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 81.

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 61.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 61 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 84.

    Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 63.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 63 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Increasing clouds, with a low around 72. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms. High near 79. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 11pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 11pm and 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
A 10 percent chance of showers before 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. North wind around 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light northeast after midnight.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 81.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 84.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 63.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
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Point Forecast:
Townsend TN
 35.68°N 83.75°W (Elev. 1093 ft)
4:45 pm EDT Jul 27, 2017
8pm EDT Jul 27, 2017-6pm EDT Aug 3, 2017
 
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