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Severe weather possible for parts of eastern, north-central and southwestern U.S.

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms Tuesday afternoon across a large portion of the eastern U.S. from the Mid-Atlantic & Ohio Valley into the Deep South. Severe thunderstorms are also possible across parts of the northern Plains & southern Ariz. Damaging wind gusts & large hail will be the main threats with severe thunderstorms that develop in these areas.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Knoxville, McGhee Tyson Airport (KTYS)

Lat: 35.82°NLon: 83.99°WElev: 981ft.

Mostly Cloudy

71°F

22°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed Vrbl 3 mph
Barometer 29.99 in (1014.4 mb)
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 30 Jun 9:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles S Townsend TN

  • Today

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 80 °F

  • Tonight

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 64 °F

  • Wednesday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 78 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Heavy Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Heavy
    Rain

    Low: 66 °F

  • Thursday

    Heavy Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Heavy
    Rain

    High: 79 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 67 °F

  • Friday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 79 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Independence
    Day

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 81 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. West wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Cloudy, with a high near 79. West wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Independence Day
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 85.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles S Townsend TN
 35.61°N 83.76°W (Elev. 1969 ft)
9:49 am EDT Jun 30, 2015
11am EDT Jun 30, 2015-6pm EDT Jul 6, 2015
 
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