Active Weather Pattern To Persist Over The Eastern U.S Through Midweek

A slow moving low pressure system will bring rounds of showers and thunderstorms from the Middle Atlantic to the Southeast U.S over the next couple of days. Some of the storms could be severe especially over the Southeast. Locally heavy rainfall could pose a risk for flooding of low lying and poor drainage areas.
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Current conditions at

Knoxville, McGhee Tyson Airport (KTYS)

Lat: 35.82°NLon: 83.99°WElev: 981ft.

Mostly Cloudy

63°F

17°C

Humidity 58%
Wind Speed W 7 mph
Barometer 29.86 in (1010.5 mb)
Dewpoint 48°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 3 May 8:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles SSW Townsend TN

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 48 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 62. West wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 62 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 8pm and 11pm, then a chance of showers after 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. West wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 40 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 53 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 43 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 10 percent chance of showers before 8am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 50.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 50 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 62. West wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 8pm and 11pm, then a chance of showers after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. West wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
A 10 percent chance of showers before 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 50.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles SSW Townsend TN
 35.61°N 83.78°W (Elev. 2234 ft)
8:52 pm EDT May 3, 2016
9pm EDT May 3, 2016-6pm EDT May 10, 2016
 
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