Severe Storms Continue Over the Central Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes will continue over the central and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy rain with localized flash flooding remains possible over the central Appalachians and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy snow and cold temperatures continue from the central Plains to the northern Rockies.
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Current conditions at

Knoxville, McGhee Tyson Airport (KTYS)

Lat: 35.82°NLon: 83.99°WElev: 981ft.

Overcast

62°F

17°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.88 in (1011.0 mb)
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 3 May 3:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles SSW Townsend TN

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a low around 57. West wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 57 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am, then showers likely between 8am and 2pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 70. Northwest wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 70 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 50 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers between 2pm and 5pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 64. West wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 64 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then showers likely between 8pm and 2am, then a chance of rain after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Southwest wind around 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 42 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of rain before 2pm, then a chance of showers after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 56 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers before 8pm, then a chance of rain, mainly between 8pm and 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 45 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 10 percent chance of rain before 8am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.

    Slight Chance
    Rain then
    Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 48.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 48 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 57. West wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am, then showers likely between 8am and 2pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 70. Northwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers between 2pm and 5pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 64. West wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then showers likely between 8pm and 2am, then a chance of rain after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Southwest wind around 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
A slight chance of rain before 2pm, then a chance of showers after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers before 8pm, then a chance of rain, mainly between 8pm and 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
A 10 percent chance of rain before 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 48.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 76.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 80.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles SSW Townsend TN
 35.61°N 83.78°W (Elev. 2234 ft)
3:44 am EDT May 3, 2016
4am EDT May 3, 2016-6pm EDT May 9, 2016
 
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