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Heavy rain, mountain snow and strong winds in the western U.S. this week

The western U.S. will experience active weather yet again this week as significant Pacific moisture brings rain and mountain snow to the region. This heavy rain will bring flood concerns to parts of WA, OR and CA. Very heavy snow is possible in the Sierra, Cascades, Great Basin and parts of the northern Rockies. Read More >

Current conditions at

Knoxville, McGhee Tyson Airport (KTYS)

Lat: 35.82°NLon: 83.99°WElev: 981ft.

Overcast

56°F

13°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed W 7 mph
Barometer 30.08 in (1018.3 mb)
Dewpoint 53°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 18 Jan 4:53 am EST
Extended Forecast for

7 Miles SW Gatlinburg TN

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 51. West wind around 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 51 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 56. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    High: 56 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Calm wind.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 63. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 63 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Low around 49. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 49 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers, mainly before 10am.  High near 62. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 62 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 64 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 50 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 20 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 51. West wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday
Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 56. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Calm wind.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 63. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Low around 49. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Friday
Showers, mainly before 10am. High near 62. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Saturday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 63. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 46. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 52. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 39. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53.
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Point Forecast:
7 Miles SW Gatlinburg TN
 35.64°N 83.59°W (Elev. 2490 ft)
4:29 am EST Jan 18, 2017
5am EST Jan 18, 2017-6pm EST Jan 24, 2017
 
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