Severe thunderstorms and heavy rain for portions of the southern U.S.

A storm system will produce scattered severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rain stretching from the Southern Plains to the Gulf Coast and lower Miss. Valley on Friday. Large hail, locally damaging winds and flash flooding will be the main threats. This activity will continue into Saturday.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Knoxville, McGhee Tyson Airport (KTYS)

Lat: 35.82°NLon: 83.99°WElev: 981ft.

Fair

68°F

20°C

Humidity 68%
Wind Speed SW 7 mph
Barometer 29.96 in (1013.5 mb)
Dewpoint 57°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 28 Apr 11:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

7 Miles SW Gatlinburg TN

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly clear, with a low around 54. West wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 54 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 77. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 76 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. South wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 60 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 76 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 57 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 71.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 71 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 52 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a low around 54. West wind around 5 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 77. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. South wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 71.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 68.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.
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Point Forecast:
7 Miles SW Gatlinburg TN
 35.64°N 83.59°W (Elev. 2490 ft)
7:52 pm EDT Apr 28, 2016
12am EDT Apr 29, 2016-6pm EDT May 4, 2016
 
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