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Severe weather threat shifts east into Mississippi Valley on Wednesday

The National Weather Service Storm Prediction Center expects an enhanced risk of severe weather on Wednesday. The area of greatest concern is from central Missouri through Arkansas into eastern Texas and Louisiana. In this area, damaging winds, very large hail and isolated tornadoes are all possible. Read More >

Current conditions at

Knoxville, McGhee Tyson Airport (KTYS)

Lat: 35.82°NLon: 83.99°WElev: 981ft.

Partly Cloudy

76°F

24°C

Humidity 39%
Wind Speed SW 6 mph
Barometer 30.02 in (1016.0 mb)
Dewpoint 49°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index78°F (26°C)
Last update 29 Mar 3:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

7 Miles SSW Townsend TN

High Wind Watch March 30, 06:00pm until March 31, 08:00am
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High Wind Watch
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. Light and variable wind becoming southeast 5 to 10 mph after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 55 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 74 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 5am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 5am.  Low around 56. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    T-storms and
    Breezy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 11am, then showers likely.  High near 69. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    High: 69 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. West wind around 10 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 46 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 66.

    Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 45.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 45 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 53 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. Light and variable wind becoming southeast 5 to 10 mph after midnight.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 5am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 5am. Low around 56. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Friday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 11am, then showers likely. High near 69. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. West wind around 10 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 66.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 45.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 67.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 52.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
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Point Forecast:
7 Miles SSW Townsend TN
 35.59°N 83.81°W (Elev. 1926 ft)
3:38 pm EDT Mar 29, 2017
4pm EDT Mar 29, 2017-6pm EDT Apr 5, 2017
 
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